October 2020: Joined Standards Australia's IT-015 Software and Systems Engineering joint standards committee as member working on Australia/NZ standards in Software Engineering
April 2020: Received Callaghan Fellowship Grant with Datamars Limited to develop tool-support for writing Maintainable Embedded Codebasesvalue: $30,000
May 2020: Received STINT Funding from the Swedish Government to explore the research topic "On-the-fly Digital Twin Generation from Event Streams for Industry 4.0" collaboratively with Dr. Matthew Kuo from AUT and Dr. Chen-Wei Yang, Dr. Sandeep Patil, and Prof. Valeriy Vyatkin from Lulea University of Technology. value: $25,000
January 2019: Received Callaghan Student Grant with Datamars to explore Maintainability in Embedded Codebases (value: $30,000)
July 2017: Partner Investigator (PI) in the Australian Research Council's Grant for setting up a Research Hub for Digital Enhanced Living at Deakin University. Total ARC funding ~ $3 million AUD.
June 2017: Received Kiwinet Emerging Innovator Award.
June 2017: Completed Software Architecture Professional Certificate from The Software Engineering Institute, Carnegie Mellon University
March 2017: Received 150,000 SEK funding from Swedish Government for a joint project in Industrial Informatics Software with Lulea University of Technology and Central Queensland University
March 2017: Accredited as a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Authority, UK (SFHEA).
Jan/Feb 2017: Best Paper Award at the Australasian Computer Science Conference along with Prof. John Grundy and Mr. Ayush Narula.
Dec 2016: Faculty of Design and Creative Technologies' Mid-Career Researcher Award 2016