SMI-CWiMI academics are available as potential supervisors for those contemplating a higher degree by research specialising in water in resource extraction:

Neil McIntyre

Research interests

  • Innovative solutions to mine water management that have neutral or positive social and environment impacts
  • Quantifying water security under changing climate and land use
  • Integrated modelling of catchments and cumulative impacts
  • Statistical methods for detection and attribution of impacts
  • Hydrological processes in the surface and unsaturated zone

Sue Vink 

Greg Keir 

Our current HDR students are:

Warren FinchGroundwater Recharge in the Surat Basin

Sholto MaudQuantification, monitoring and visualizing the legal risk of onshore unconventional energy production with the water atlas.

Shirley ShiRiparian management to achieve carbon, biodiversity and hydrologic benefits