Curriculum Vitae

Yawen Shao



  1. February 2018-Current: Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering, The University of Melbourne
  2. July 2015-December 2017: Master of Engineering (Environmental), The University of Melbourne
  3. September 2011-June 2015: Bachelor of Environmental Science and Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

  1. February 2017-November 2017: IE Research Project, University of Melbourne
    - Topic: Assessment of vegetation indices to estimate plant biophysical parameters from UAV images
    - Used ArcGIS to extract data from multispectral imagery
    - Explored best vegetation indices to be correlated with biomass and total N uptake via empirical models
    - Mapped biophysical attributes via established optimal models and justify the robustness of the model

  1. February 2018: Melbourne Research Scholarship
  2. December 2017: Graduate with Distinction, Melbourne University       
  3. 2016: Inclusion on the Dean's Honours List
  4. May 2015: Outstanding graduate of Shanghai Jiao Tong University