Sara completed her MPhil thesis entitled "GeoComputational Methods for Surface and Field Data Interpolation" in December 2013 at the trc. She is currently studying toward a PhD and is funded by the Head of School PhD scholarship. Sara's research involves taking a multi-agent software systems approach to modeling airborne particulate matter density .
Vijay has graduated from University of Auckland (UoA) with a Master's Degree in Bioinformatics after doing a Graduate Diploma in Statistics from UoA and a B.Tech Degree in Bioinformatics from Mumbai, India. He is currently doing his PhD under Dr. Ajit Narayanan researching on Polymorphic Malware Detection based on the biological entities.
Ahmad is undertaking his PhD under the supervision of Prof. Ajit Narayanan. His research is concerned with a new metaheuristic algorithm called Hydrological Intelligent Water Drops (HIWD) for solving optimization problems. Such as logistics problems involving routing vehicles to multiple destinations efficiently. His current research interest includes: Nature-inspired algorithms, Metaheuristic algorithms, optimization problems, Vehicle Routing Problems.