Monthly Archives: May 2017

First PhD Graduate: Farhad Laylavi

CDMPS congratulates Dr Farhad Laylavi on receiving his Doctorate degree this Saturday the 27th of May at the University of Melbourne. He is the first CDMPS PhD Graduate. Farhad’s thesis was titled ‘A framework for adopting Twitter data in emergency response.’


Professor Abbas Rajabifard (left) with Dr. Farhad Laylavi (right) at Farhad’s graduation.


Victoria Police Collaboration

In May 2017, CDMPS held three information session with members of the Victoria Police Monitoring and Assessment Centre. A number of our PhD candidates and researchers gave presentations on their work and we discussed how we could collaborate to further research that assisted their activities.