Friday, 16 July 2010

Ryan Kempster and Janelle Braithwaite were two of nine Postgraduate Students shortlisted to present at the University wide Three Minute Thesis Competition finals held on July 15th.

Ryan Kempster from Animal Biology and The UWA Oceans Institute presentation was titled:

"The Role of electro-reception in the feeding behaviour of sharks"

Janelle Braithwaite from Plant Biology and The UWA Oceans Institute presented her thesis:

"Identifying critical habitats for humpback whales"

We congratulate both on being shortlisted. Ryan went on to be awarded Runner-up for which he received a research or travel grant of $1000.

Well done to both contestants.


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