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2017 PhB Symposium

25th August 2017, 5:00-7:00 PM
Sir Roland Wilson Building 
Conference Room (1.02), 120 McCoy Circuit, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 2600

The PhB Symposium at ANU is an exciting chance for the broader community to hear about the rewards of the PhB degree from the students themselves. Students give short presentations on research projects they’ve completed across the sciences, arts, and Asia-Pacific studies, showcasing the many opportunities offered in their PhB and their tertiary education.

2017 PhB Symposium Program

No.

Presenter

Topic

1

Lachlan Arthur
(PhB Science)

Derailing the cancer train with the small-molecule inhibitor CX-5461

2

Hareesha Rangarajan
(PhB Science)

Avoiding catastrophe: dealing with Toxoplasma gondii

3

Mitchell Porter
(PhB CASS)

What can maths tell us about democracy?

4

Aidan Myatt
(PhB CAP)

Pivoted Away: Asia after America

5

Christopher Williams
(PhB Science)

Order from chaos, the beauty of fractal geometry

6

Jessy Wu

(PhB CASS)

Inside the Chinese Keyword sajiao: The Art of Feminine Persuasion *

*WINNER OF THE VC AWARD FOR BEST PRESENTATION AT SYMPOSIUM

7

Timothy Hume
(PhB Science)

Perfect isolation: A study of vibration measurement and cancelation

8

Ella Xi Wang
(PhB Science)

Positron moderation and production in supernovae dust grains

9

Mia Sandgren
(PhB CASS)

Mapping tourism potential on the Yawuru estate

10

Lucinda Janson
(PhB CASS)

“My Poem’s Epic”: Don Juan, Epic and History

11

Matthew Flower
(PhB Science)

Taking ACTION on Safety

12

Daniel Lawson
(PhB Science)

Development of a Pulsed Neutron Beam to Measure the Quenching Factor of Scintillating Crystals

13

Harry Dalton
(PhB CASS)

Digital investigations into Raynal and the Histoire des Deux Indes

14

Rosalind Moran (PhB CASS)

Voice: The Struggle to Keep Humanities Human

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Previous Symposiums

Inaugural 2016 Bachelor of Philosophy (PhB) Symposium

Check out the Facebook photos of the 2016 ANU Bachelor of Philosophy (PhB) Symposium.

Previous PhB Conferences

PhB Conference Proceedings 2005

PhB Conference Proceedings 2006

PhB Conference Proceedings 2007

PhB Conference Proceedings 2008

PhB Conference Proceedings 2009

PhB Conference Proceedings 2010

PhB Conference Proceedings 2011

PhB Conference Proceedings 2012

PhB Conference Proceedings 2013

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