FIT honours projects

Project Title Supervisors Points Location
A Community Centred Data Aggregation Model Vincent Lee, Yen Cheung, Chan Cheah 18 or 24 Clayton
A Community Centred Governance Model Vincent Lee, Yen Cheung, Chan Cheah 18 or 24 Clayton
A comparative study of business communication effectiveness of entity-relationship and fact-based modelling Rob Meredith, Peter O'Donnell 18 or 24 Caulfield
A Correlation for the twenty first century Peter Tischer 18 or 24 Clayton
A fast deeplearning framework for multiple scene analyses Asad Khan, Y. Ahmet Sekercioglu (Heudiasyc France) 18 or 24 Clayton
A Predictive Cyber Security Cost Model for Financial Services Sector Vincent Lee 24 Clayton
Adaptive composite projections for geographic maps Bernie Jenny 18 or 24 Clayton
Adaptive Genetic Algorithms in Search-Based Software Engineering Aldeida Aleti 18 or 24 Clayton
Advanced Visualisation for Constraint Propagation and Search Guido Tack, Chris Mears 24 Caulfield
Aerospace data visualisation of 3D vector fields Maxime Cordeil, Tobias Czauderna (FIT), Callum Atkison (Eng) 18 or 24 (Honours only) Clayton
Agile Smart Grid Architecture Vincent Lee, Ariel Liebman 24 Clayton
Algorithm analysis techniques to improve Integer Programming solvers Pierre Le Bodic 18 or 24 Caulfield
Analysing game hardness using optimisation Pierre Le Bodic 18 or 24 Caulfield
ANZ Project: Customer Experience of the future - Unassisted Channel (2 students)

David Taniar, Vincent Lee, Colin Dinn (ANZ) Tim Liddelow (ANZ)

 24 Clayton
ANZ Project: Develop a community model for ANZ corporate centre Vincent Lee, Yen Cheung, Adam Hart (ANZ) 18 or 24 Clayton
ANZ Project: Interactive visualisation techniques for ANZ data Tim Dwyer 24 Caulfield
ANZ Project: MML time series and Bayesian nets with discrete and continuous attributes David Dowe 24 Clayton
ANZ Project: Shareholder Value of IT Investments Vincent Lee, Yen Cheung and ANZ supervisor (TBA) 24 Clayton
Applying Lean to Distribution Yen Cheung, Vincent Lee,
Rabi Gunaratnam (Timstock Ltd)
24 Clayton
Autonomous Robotic Indoor Drone (ARID) Richard Cox and Jon McCormack 18 or 24 Caulfield
Automatic Sound Generation and Recognition Gopal Gupta 18 or 24 Clayton
Beating the World Record on Freight Transport Problems Mark Wallace, Richard Kelly 18 or 24 Caulfield
BI in healthcare: comparative study Rob Meredith and Frada Burstein 18 (Minor thesis only) Caulfield
Big Data in Education: Learning Analytics using Data Mining Chris Messom 18 or 24 Caulfield
Big Data Processing: An Industry Case Study with the Railway Institute Assoc Prof David Taniar 18 or 24 Clayton
Biological Complexity Kevin Korb, Alan Dorin 18 or 24 Clayton
Biometric Cryptosystem Nadita Bhattacharjee, Bala Srinivasan 24 Clayton
Blending Probability Distributions for Mixtures of Experts Peter Tischer 18 or 24 Clayton
BN modelling methods; Java or similar OOBN with application in Food Security Ann Nicholson, Kevin Korb & David Albrecht 18 or 24 Clayton
Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing Governance David Arnott, Rob Meredith 24 Caulfield
Can managers effectively use business analytics David Arnott, Caddie Gao 18 Caulfield
Change-point Detection in Hand Movement Data Ingrid Zukerman, Jason Friedman (Tel Aviv University), Andisheh Partovi 18 or 24 Clayton
Clear text in JPEGs Lachlan Andrew and Mark Carman 18 or 24 Clayton/
Caulfield
Clustering and Association Analysis for Identifying Technology & Process Innovation Potentials Vincent Lee and Yen Cheung 24 Clayton
Clustering of DNA sequences to identify DNA-binding sites Peter Tischer, Mirana Ramialison (Australian Regenerative Medical Institute, or ARMI), David Dowe 18 or 24 Clayton
Constraint-based Mission Planning for Fleets of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles Jan Carlo Barca, Guido Tack and Mark Wallace 18 or 24 Caulfield/
Clayton
Content analysis of on-line job advertisements for Business Intelligence professionals Peter O'Donnell 18 or 24 Caulfield
Creating an extensible framework for automated solving of cryptic crosswords using machine learning and natural language techniques Robyn McNamara, David Squire 18 or 24 Clayton
Creative Evolution of Complexity Kevin Korb, Alan Dorin, Nic Geard 18 or 24 Clayton
Crowd-sourcing and mining dilemmas: dishonest behaviour in online pool games Julian García 18 or 24 Clayton
Deep Learning for Playing Games Reza Haffari 18 or 24 Clayton
Democratising Big Data: Public Interactive Displays of Sustainability Data Lachlan Andrew, Tim Dwyer, Ariel Liebman, Geoff Webb 24 Clayton
Design of a fact-based modelling parser for generating data vault and dimensional models Rob Meredith, Peter O'Donnell 18 or 24 Caulfield
Detection of interesting patterns via the duality of user/message metadata on Twitter Marc Cheong 18 or 24 Clayton
Does virtualisation save energy Lachlan Andrew 18 Clayton
Dynamic Descriptive Interfaces: Visualising Content in Context Joanne Evans and potentially more 18 or 24 Caulfield
Eco Campus App Database David Taniar, David Albrecht, Nancy Van Nieuwenhove (Biology), Gerry Rayner (Biology) 18 or 24 Clayton
Econometric, statistical and financial time series modelling using MML David Dowe, Farshid Vahid 24 Clayton
Effective One-Pass Lossless Compression of Greyscale Images Peter Tischer 18 or 24 Clayton
Effects of automation on employment and society David Dowe 18 or 24 Clayton
Efficiency and effectiveness of Incremental Mutation Analysis Robert Merkel 18 or 24 Clayton
Encrypted Database System Ron Steinfeld, Joseph Liu and David Taniar 18 or 24 Clayton
ERP in the Cloud by SMEs Sue Foster 18 or 24 Caulfield
Evaluating the ability of solar energy to meet peak electricity demand Lachlan Andrew, Kevin Korb, Ariel Liebman 24 Clayton
Evolving Swarm Behaviour (2 students) Jan Carlo Barca and Julian Garcia 18 or 24 Clayton
Exploring data management platforms for “big data” Maria Indrawan-Santiago 24 Caulfield
Extended Database Normalisation Using MML David Dowe and Nayyar Zaidi 18 or 24 Clayton
Extending the ERP system beyond the organisational boundaries Sue Foster 18 or 24 Caulfield
Fast extraction of ridgelines from terrain models Bernie Jenny 18 or 24 Clayton
Film production: how far can constraints go? Maria Garcia de la Banda, Chris Mears, Guido Tack, Mark Wallace 18 or 24 Caulfield
Finding Monash's heating and cooling costs Lachlan Andrew, Geoff Webb, Tim Dwyer, Ariel Liebman 24 Clayton
Finding useful associations in data Geoff Webb 24 Clayton
Fluid visual interfaces for exploring graph databases Tim Dwyer 18 or 24 Caulfield/
Clayton
Galactic archaeology using Minimum Message Length David Dowe and Prof. John Lattanzio 18 or 24 Clayton
Game theoretical models of reputation dynamics Julian Garcia 24 (Honours only) Clayton
Generation-Y: What do they think about Mobile Payment? Mahbubur Rahim 24 Caulfield
Georectification of old maps Bernie Jenny 18 or 24 Clayton
(Google) Maps Databases David Taniar 18 or 24 Clayton
Graduated dot maps Bernie Jenny 18 or 24 Clayton
How close are they? Conflict of interest in Academia Lachlan Andrew 24 Clayton
Image Denoising for High Resolution Digital Photography Peter Tischer 18 or 24 Clayton
Immersive geovisualisation Bernie Jenny 18 or 24 Clayton
Improving autonomous guidance within BB-8™ rolling droid by adding higher Asad Khan, Richard Spindler (LateralBlast), David Hellewell (Intel Australia) 18 or 24 Clayton
Inference of ecological species distribution models David Dowe and Prof. Lewi Stone (RMIT) 18 or 24 Clayton
Information Visualisation Peter Tischer 18 or 24 Clayton
Intelligent Real-time Activities Recognition Vincent Lee, Clifton Phua 24 Clayton
Interactive video maps Bernie Jenny 18 or 24 Clayton
Investigating into Continuous Opinion Dynamics for Innovation Support System Vincent Lee 24 Clayton
Investigating the Role of Ecosystem Engineers in an Agent-Based Evolutionary Simulation Alan Dorin, Kevin Korb 24 Clayton
Investigation of Cryptographic Code Obfuscation Ron Steinfeld 18 or 24 Clayton
Is cyber-crime operation cost predictable? Vincent Lee & Jianneng Cao (I2R, Singapore) 18 or 24 Clayton
Learning from non-stationary distributions Geoff Webb 18 or 24 Clayton
Learning from Very Large Data Geoff Webb 24 Clayton
Machine learning algorithms in “face icon maker” system for semantic and sentiment analysis of social network data Vincent Lee & Yen Cheung 18 (Minor thesis only) Clayton
Measuring the complexity of a segmentation of a picture Peter Tischer 18 or 24 Clayton
Measuring the Complexity of Networks and Graphs Peter Tischer 18 or 24 Clayton
Measuring the performance of multi-objective optimisation algorithms Aldeida Aleti 18 or 24 Clayton
Metaphor Detection in Tweets Posted by Fibromyalgia Sufferers Pari Delir Haghighi, Yong-Bin Kang 18 (Minor thesis only) Caulfield
MML inference of SVMs, DEs, time series, etc. David Dowe 18 or 24 Clayton
MML inference of systems of differential equations David Dowe 24 Clayton
Mobile App for injury surveillance in Cricket Asad Khan and Naj Soomro (Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences & CricDoc Pvt. Ltd.) 18 or 24 Clayton
Multi-attribute decision making approaches for evaluation of energy storage technologies Rajab Khalilpour, Aldeida Aleti, Pierre Le Bodic, Ariel Liebman 18 or 24 Caulfield
Multitouch Interactive Parameter Search for a Visual Agent-based Model of Bee Foraging Alan Dorin, Michael Wybrow, Nic Geard, Adrian Dyer 24 Clayton
Music Database Processing David Taniar 18 or 24 Clayton
Non-parametric Bayes versus Model Selection for Topic Modelling Mark Carman, David Dowe 18 or 24 Caulfield/
Clayton
Non-standard models of computation and universality David Dowe 24 Clayton
Online Handwritten Signature Verification Gopal Gupta 24 Clayton
Optimising of multi-telescope observations of gravitational wave events David Dowe, Evert Rol, Duncan Galloway (School of Physics & Astronomy) 24 (Honours only) Clayton
Parallel Hierarchical Image Segmentation Peter Tischer 18 or 24 Clayton
Pathfinding for Games Daniel Harabor 18 or 24 Caulfield
Planning for an uncertain energy future Aldeida Aleti, Ariel Liebman 18 or 24 Clayton
Porting snob to Weka Peter Tischer, David Albrecht 18 or 24 Clayton
Predicting Clicks on Product Recommendation Interruptions Mark Carman 18 or 24 Caulfield
Predicting defects in software components Yuan-Fang Li, Reza Haffari 18 or 24 Clayton
Predicting Tennis Performance Kevin Korb and Michael Bane (Tennis Australia) 18 or 24 Clayton
Pre-Visit Wayfinding for the Vision Impaired using a Prototype Interactive Controller and a Virtual 3D Environment Deployed on a Mobile Phone Michael Morgan 18 or 24 Caulfield
Profiling and Predicting Users' Tweets on Twitter Mark Carman 18 or 24 Caulfield
Profiling Public Transport Users on Social Media Sue Bedingfield, Marc Cheong and Kerri Morgan 18 or 24 Clayton
Projects in the area of computer graphics, virtual reality, new human-computer interfaces and creative computing.
Current project offerings
Jon McCormack 24 Caulfield
Promoting Healthy Dietary Habits by Lifelogging with Google Glass Tim Dwyer, Marc Cheong 18 or 24 Caulfield/
Clayton
Qualitative investigation of software development team behaviour Robert Merkel, Robyn McNamara, Narelle Warren (TBC) 18 or 24 Clayton
Quality of data framework for supporting healthcare information management Frada Burstein and Rob Meredith 18 or 24 Caulfield
Ranking Semantic Relationships Between Entities in Microblogs Mark Carman, Yuan-Fang Li 18 or 24 Caulfield/
Clayton
Relief Shading for Google Maps Bernie Jenny 18 or 24 Clayton
Robustness of Australian gas and electricity networks Rajab Khalilpour, Ariel Liebman, David Green 18 or 24 Caulfield/Clayton
Security Analysis of NTLM Authentication Protocol Ron Steinfeld 18 or 24 Clayton
Security for the Internet of Things (IoT) Ron Steinfeld, Joseph Liu and Carsten Rudolph 18 or 24 Clayton
Security vulnerabilities of Bitcoin and the mitigation Joseph Liu and Ron Steinfeld 18 or 24 Clayton
Self-organised routing in congested networks Julian Garcia,  Bernd Meyer 18 or 24 Caulfield/
Clayton
Semi-supervised learning for activity recognition from mobile sensors Zahraa Abdallah 18 or 24 Clayton
Segmenting Irregularly Spaced Data Peter Tischer and David Albrecht 18 or 24 Clayton
Sentiment Analysis in Education and e-Government Chris Messom, Yen Cheung 18 or 24 Caulfield/Clayton
Shadow Business Intelligence David Arnott and Caddie Gao 18 Caulfield
Simulating batteries in smart grid Vincent Lee, Ariel Liebman, John Betts 18 or 24 Clayton
Simulation of Bee Foraging Alan Dorin, Zoe Bukovac, Adrian Dyer (RMIT), Mani Shrestha 18 or 24 Clayton
SOA implementation benefits, barriers and costs Sue Foster 18 or 24 Caulfield
Social Media use by Managers Rob Meredith 24 Caulfield
Software Tools for the Manipulation of 3D Image Content Peter Tischer and Carlo Kopp 18 or 24 Clayton
Statistical Topic Models for Text Segmentation Reza Haffari, Ingrid Zukerman 18 or 24 Clayton
Storytelling with Outdoor Augmented Reality Bernie Jenny 18 or 24 Clayton
Swarming and Robustness Jan Carlo Barca 18 or 24 Clayton
Text Analysis of Contract Documents Mark Carman 18 or 24 Caulfield
The impact of using Business Intelligence in healthcare Caddie Gao and Frada Burstein 18 Caulfield
The managerial use of mobile business intelligence Caddie Gao, David Arnott 18 Caulfield
Three-dimensional geographic flow maps Bernie Jenny 18 or 24 Clayton
Two Approaches to Optimising Chemical Engineering Design Maria Garcia de la Banda, Mark Wallace 18 or 24 Clayton
User Interface Elements for iOS-based OLAP Tools Rob Meredith 24  Caulfield
Understanding your preferences/choices/decisions Minyi Li, Zahraa Abdallah 18 or 24 Clayton
Visualisation Applications for “ContextuWall” in the Monash CAVE2 Tim Dwyer and Falk Schreiber 18 or 24 (Honours only) Caulfield/
Clayton
Visualising Biological Pathways in Cola.js Tim Dwyer and Falk Schreiber 18 or 24 (Honours only) Caulfield/
Clayton
Visualising Data with Bayesian Networks Kevin Korb, Ann Nicholson, Alan Dorin 18 or 24 Clayton
Visualizing Dynamic Bayesian Networks (DBNs) Ann Nicholson, David Albrecht & Kevin Korb 18 or 24 Clayton
Visualising Lazy Functional Program Execution Tim Dwyer and Chris Mears 24 Caulfield
Wearable application with a remote sensor and actuator network Manuela Jungmann, Richard Cox and Jon McCormack 18 or 24 Caulfield
Weighted Support Vector Machines (SVMs) Peter Tischer, David Albrecht 18 or 24 Clayton
What do employers want from graduate programmers Peter O'Donnell 18 or 24 Caulfield
Where does my electricity go? Reza Haffari, Lachlan Andrew, Ariel Liebman 24 Clayton
Deep Learning for Text Understanding Reza Haffari 18 or 24 Clayton
Clustering for hierarchical time series forecasting with big time series data Christoph Bergmeir 18 or 24 Clayton
Is Digital Health a Problem or a Solution: Health Informatics cases analysis and design Frada Burstein, Henry Linger (FIT), Marilyn Baird 18 (Minor thesis only) Caulfield
Efficient algorithms for scheduling visits to student placements Sue Bedingfield, Kerri Morgan and Dhananjay Thiruvady 18 or 24 Clayton
Car sequencing Kerri Morgan and Dhananjay Thiruvady 18 or 24 Clayton
Deep learning to identify pool pump power consumption Lachlan Andrew and Zahraa Abdallah 18 or 24 Clayton
Data analysis and visualisation for electrification of remote underdeveloped locations Rajab Khalilpour, Ariel Liebman, Lachlan Andrew, Tim Dwyer 18 or 24 Caulfield/Clayton
Forecast of electricity load and weather conditions Rajab Khalilpour, Ariel Liebman, Lachlan Andrew, Souahib Ben Taieb 18 or 24 Caulfield/Clayton
Modelling of energy systems with PV, stationary battery, and electric vehicle Rajab Khalilpour, Pierre Le Bodic, Ariel Liebman, John Betts 18 or 24 Caulfield/Clayton
Cloud ERP in SMEs: The role of consultants Mahbubur Rahim, Sue Foster and Taiwo Oseni (External) 18 or 24 Caulfield
Detecting insider threats in streaming data Zahraa Abdallah, Geoff Webb 18 or 24 Clayton
Inferring Concurrent Specifications for a Sequential Program Chris Ling, Yuan-Fang Li 18 or 24 Caulfield/Clayton
Cloud ERP: An organisational motivation and learning perspective Mahbubur Rahim, Sue Foster and Taiwo Oseni (External) 18 or 24 Caulfield
Interactive and exploratory visualisation of time series data Zahraa Abdallah, Minyi Li 18 or 24 Clayton
Implementing Trust Decisions in Distributed Computing Carsten Rudolph 24 (Honours only) Clayton
A Cyber Security Requirements Model for the Monash Micro-Grid Carsten Rudolph, Ariel Liebman 24 (Honours only) Clayton
Independent component analysis for identifying patterns of household energy consumption Lachlan Andrew and Asef Nazari 18 or 24 Clayton
Deep Learning Methods in Wireless Communications Amin Sakzad 18 or 24 Caulfield
Integer-Forcing Linear Receivers for Multiple-Input Multiple-Output (MIMO) Channels Amin Sakzad and Pierre Le Bodic 18 or 24 Caulfield
Vietnam: Mobile Apps to support academic libraries Tom Denison and Pari Delir Haghighi 18 or 24 Caulfield
Learning when to "sacrifice" in ultimate tic-tac-toe Aldeida Aleti and Pierre Le Bodic 18 or 24Caulfield
Web traffic analysis for understanding patient perceptions of pharmacotherapy for Rheumatoid Arthritis Pari Delir Haghighi, Frada Burstein and Helen Keen (University of Western Australia) 18 or 24 Caulfield
Modelling the effect of autonomous vehicles on other road users Dr John Betts (FIT) Prof. Hai L. Vu (Faculty of Engineering) 24 (Honours only) Clayton
Decision models for managing large crowds Dr John Betts (FIT) Prof. Hai L. Vu (Faculty of Engineering) 24 (Honours only) Clayton
The Future City: modelling the impact of disruptive technologies Dr John Betts (FIT) Prof. Hai L. Vu (Faculty of Engineering) 24 (Honours only) Clayton