Contact

 

Postal address: Delivery address:
QCIF
Axon Building, (Bldg 47)
The University of Queensland
St Lucia, Qld, 4072
Level 5, Axon Building, (Bldg 47)
The University of Queensland
St Lucia, Qld, 4072
Office phone: +61 7 3365 7534 
 
QCIF eResearch Analyst contacts for your local university: 
 

All universities

Belinda Weaver
ph: +61 7 3346 4223
mob: +61 4 0884 1882
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Belinda is the team leader of the QCIF eResearch Analyst team which has representatives at several Queensland universities. She was formerly the Manager, Research Data Collections Service in the UQ Library and established the UQ eSpace repository. She has a keen interest in research data management and in training and tools for research collaboration. She is a qualified Software Carpentry and Data Carpentry instructor and tweets as @cloudaus

The University of Queensland

Cihan Altinay (Earth Sciences, Sch of)
ph: +61 7 3346 4118 
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Cihan is a QCIF eResearch analyst and computer scientist. He has many years experience in HPC software development, scientific visualisation and linux systems administration. His current focus at the Centre for Geoscience Computing is GPGPU programming with the application of large scale geophysical inversions.
 
Oliver Cairncross
ph: +61 7 3346 4223
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Oliver has more than ten years’ experience in scientific computing, primarily focused on data visualisation. Before starting with QCIF, he worked as a project manager at the ARC Centre of Excellence in Bioinformatics, developing integrated platforms for visualisation, modelling and analysis in the life sciences. Now at QCIF and working closely with various partners, Oliver is using various scientific visualisation techniques to support research in a diverse range of fields, including engineering and the humanities. His ultimate goal is to develop effective - and perhaps novel - ways for QCIF partners to analyse data and present their results.
 
Dr Minh Dinh
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Minh has a lot of experience with scientific workfklows using tools such as Nimrod and Kepler.
 
Dr Marlies Hankel
ph: +61 7 3346 3996
mob: +61 4 0426 2445
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Marlies is a QCIF eResearch Analyst and Researcher. She has over ten years' experience in high performance computing and cluster management. Her research interests include Quantum Dynamics and Computational Nanotechnology. Her main roles include looking after UQ's HPC cluster Barrine users and QCIF's partner share at the National Computational Infrastructure (NCI). If you are interested in obtaining computational time at the national compute facilities, please contact Marlies.
 

Queensland University of Technology

Currently vacant

 

Griffith University

Marcus Fitzpatrick
ph: +61 7 3735 8054
mob: +61 4 22 255 551
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Marcus is the QCIF eResearch Analyst at Griffith. He represents QCIF in conjunction with his continuing role as Senior Analyst within the University’s eResearch Services Division. Marcus provides IT consultancy services to researchers for grant funding, project management and process management. He has a Master’s degree in Project Management from the University of Sydney and specialises in process improvement. He works with researchers to align their research needs to services to fulfil their goals. Please contact Marcus if you would like assistance with services provided by the University’s eResearch Service Division or QCIF, including QRIScloud, AURIN, BCCVL, and other virtual labs.
 

CQUniversity

Jason Bell
ph: +61 7 4930 9229
mob: +61 4 0963 0897
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Jason is our video collaboration Champion and eResearch Analyst. He provides high performance computing support and technical advice to CQU researchers. Jason's research interests include video collaboration/conferencing tools, nonlinear optimisation, evolutionary algorithms, high performance computing, distributed and parallel computing, and robotics.
 

James Cook University

Dr Collin Storlie
ph: +61 7 4781 4556
mob: +61 4 3754 8692
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Collin is the QCIF eResearch Analyst at JCU. He has a PhD in Terrestrial Ecology, a Graduate Diploma in Conservation Biology and a Bachelor of Science in Zoology. Collin’s research is primarily concerned with spatial modelling of terrestrial vertebrate species distribution and abundance patterns. In order to achieve this goal, he has acquired extensive experience in utilising HPC clusters to create highly resolved and accurate spatial weather and climate models.
 

University of Southern Queensland

Dr Francis Gacenga
ph: +61 7 4687 5640
mob: +61 4 7707 2707
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Francis is a QCIF eResearch Analyst. He has 15 years' experience in IT service management as a researcher and practitioner. His main role is to increase the uptake of QCIF IT services and infrastructure use. Francis has experience working in government agencies in IT service strategy, design, transition, operation and continual service improvement. He is dedicated to delivering eResearch services by helping researchers use HPC, collaboration tools and services, research project management, and research data management to enable data-driven collaborative research and foster an interdisciplinary research culture. Please contact Francis for HPC compute, parallel computing, virtualization, video collaboration, research project management, data management and storage services.
 
 
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