RHD students from the PES Group are awarded with a number of awards and prizes

August 2014

(1) Junhyuck Seo and Nahid-Al-Masood were jointly awarded IEEE Queensland Section (PES Chapter) Student Travel Prize-2014. These awards were given to attend IEEE PES General Meeting, which was held on 27-31 July 2014 in National Harbor, MD (Washington, DC Metro Area), USA. This award is $1000 worth for each of them from the IEEE Queensland Section.

(2) Eleven RHD students from the PES group received accommodation support in the IEEE PES General Meeting 2014. This support provided a free housing in a five-star hotel and breakfast during the conference for four nights.  IEEE PES General Meeting, which was held on 27-31 July 2014 in National Harbor, MD (Washington, DC Metro Area), USA. These supports are provided by IEEE Power & Energy Society in the US.

(3) Nahid-Al-Masood received the best presentation award by a 1st year student of School of ITEE in 2014 UQ EAIT Postgraduate Research Conference. His presentation title was “Impact of Wind Power on Frequency Response of a Small Power System”. His PhD advisors are Professor Tapan Kumar Saha and Dr. Ruifeng Yan.