Professor Harvinder Sidhu

Associate Dean (Education)
+61 2 6268 8820
+61 2 6268 8786

LOCATION

Room 112 PEMS South (Bldg 26) School of Physical, Environmental and Mathematical Sciences, UNSW Canberra, Australian Defence Force Academy, PO Box 7916, Canberra BC ACT 2610, AUSTRALIA

  • ABOUT
  • PUBLICATIONS

PhD Opportunities and Scholarships
For Future Research Students: Ph.D. scholarships ($35,000 per year) are available for high achieving students (with H1 /High Distinction in UG and Masters by Research) in the areas outlined below. If you are interested contact me at h.sidhu@adfa.edu.au

I am currently the Research Leader of the Applied and Industrial Mathematics (AIM) Group in the School of Physical, Environmental and Mathematical Sciences at UNSW Canberra. I have a BSc (First Class Honours and University Medal) and a PhD in Mathematics from the University of Queensland. I have also a Dip. Ed. from the National Institute of Education (Singapore).  So far, I have authored over 150 research articles, and have obtained numerous competitive grants. I have extensive experience in supervising Higher Degree Research students. My current research interests are:-

  • Mathematical combustion modelling, including the study of combustion waves and spontaneous ignition
  • Eruptive bushfire behaviour
  • Reactor engineering - chemical and bio-reactors
  • Industrial mathematics
  • Mathematical biology and ecology

Honours and Awards

  • UNSW Canberra Rector's Award for Teaching Excellence (2013)
  • UNSW Canberra Rector's Commendation for Excellence in Classroom Teaching (2005 & 2009)
  • J.H. Michell Medal - Australian and New Zealand Industrail and Applied Mathematics Award for Outstanding New Researcher (1999)

Memberships

  • Australian Mathematics Society
  • Australian and New Zealand Industrail and Applied Mathematics (ANZIAM)
  • Institute of Chemical Engineers

 

 

Book Chapters

Sidhu HS; Gubernov V; Kolobov AV; Polezhaev AA, 2014, 'Pulsating Behaviour in Combustion Waves', in Rocha L; Gomes M (ed.), Wave Propagation, edn. Original, AcademyPublish.org, USA, pp. 407 - 431

Nelson MI; Chen XD; Sidhu HS, 2008, 'Reducing the Emission of Pollutants in Industrial Wastewater through the Use of Membrane Bioreactors', in Hosking RJ; Venturino E (ed.), ASPECTS OF MATHEMATICAL MODELLING: APPLICATIONS IN SCIENCE, MEDICINE, ECONOMICS AND MANAGEMENT, edn. Mathematics and Biosciences in Interaction, BIRKHAUSER VERLAG AG, pp. 95 - 107, 10.1007/978-3-7643-8591-0_6

Sidhu HS; Hearn CJ, 1999, 'The Stommel model of coastal Lagoons', in Modelling coastal sea processes: ocean and atmospheric pacific, edn. Original, World Scientific Publishing, Singapore, pp. 273 - 291

Hearn CJ; Sidhu HS, 1999, 'The Stommel model of coastal lagoons', in Modelling coastal sea processes: ocean and atmospheric pacific, edn. Original, World Scientific Publishing, Singapore, pp. 273 - 291

Journal articles

Huang Z; Sidhu HS; Towers IN; Jovanoski Z; Gubernov VV, 2018, 'Stability analysis of combustion waves for competitive exothermic reactions using Evans function', Applied Mathematical Modelling, vol. 54, pp. 347 - 360, 10.1016/j.apm.2017.09.055

Luangwilai T; Sidhu HS; Nelson MI, 2018, 'One-dimensional spatial model for self-heating in compost piles: Investigating effects of moisture and air flow', Food and Bioproducts Processing, vol. 108, pp. 18 - 26, 10.1016/j.fbp.2017.12.001

Huang Z; Sidhu H; Towers I; Jovanoski Z; Watt S, 2018, 'On the route to extinction in non-adiabatic flames from competitive exothermic reactions', Mathematical Modelling of Natural Phenomena, vol. 13, 10.1051/mmnp/2018047

Phelps H; Watt S; Sidhu H; Sidhu L, 2018, 'Using phase change materials and air gaps in designing fire fighting suits: a mathematical investigation', Fire Technology, pp. 1 - 19, 10.1007/s10694-018-0794-z

Huang Z; Sidhu HS; Towers IN; Jovanoski Z; Gubernov VV, 2017, 'Properties of combustion waves in a model with competitive exothermic reactions', Journal of Mathematical Chemistry, vol. 55, pp. 1187 - 1201, 10.1007/s10910-017-0733-0

Saifuddin R; Jovanoski Z; Safuan HM; Towers IN; Sidhu HS, 2017, 'Stability of a population in a model with delayed environmental response', Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, vol. 12, pp. 2299 - 2303, 10.3923/jeasci.2017.2299.2303

Dose T; Jovanoski Z; Safuan HM; Sidhu H; Towers I, 2017, 'Dynamics of a discrete non-autonomous ricker model', Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, vol. 12, pp. 2304 - 2309, 10.3923/jeasci.2017.2304.2309

Safuan HM; Towers IN; Jovanoski Z; Sidhu HS, 2016, 'On travelling wave solutions of the diffusive Leslie-Gower model', Applied Mathematics and Computation, vol. 274, pp. 362 - 371, 10.1016/j.amc.2015.10.088

Anderson C; Jovanoski Z; Sidhu H; Towers I, 2016, 'Logistic equation with a simple stochastic carrying capacity', ANZIAM Journal, vol. 56, pp. C431 - C445, 10.0000/anziamj.v56i0.9386

Huang Z; Sidhu HS; Towers IN; Jovanoski Z; Gubernov VV, 2016, 'Nonadiabatic combustion waves in a two-step competitive exothermic-reaction model', Australia and New Zealand Industrial and Applied Mathematics (ANZIAM) Journal, vol. 57, pp. C14 - C31, http://journal.austms.org.au/ojs/index.php/ANZIAMJ/article/view/10391/0

Waters EK; Hamilton AJ; Sidhu HS; Sidhu LA; Dunbar M, 2016, 'Zoonotic Transmission of Waterborne Disease: A Mathematical Model', Bulletin of Mathematical Biology, vol. 78, pp. 169 - 183, 10.1007/s11538-015-0136-y

Sidhu HS; Nelson MI; Balakrishnan E, 2015, 'An analysis of a standard reactor cascade and a step-feed reactor cascade for biological processes described by monod kinetics', Chemical Product and Process Modeling, vol. 10, pp. 27 - 37, 10.1515/cppm-2014-0022

Waters EK; Sidhu HS; Sidhu LA; Mercer GN, 2015, 'Extended Lotka–Volterra equations incorporating population heterogeneity: Derivation and analysis of the predator–prey case', Ecological Modelling, vol. 297, pp. 187 - 195, 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2014.11.019

Phelps H; Sidhu H, 2015, 'A mathematical model for heat transfer in fire fighting suits containing phase change materials', Fire Safety Journal, vol. 74, pp. 43 - 47, 10.1016/j.firesaf.2015.04.007

Alharbi AOM; Nelson MI; Worthy AL; Sidhu HS, 2015, 'Analysis of an activated sludge model in which dead biomass is recycled into slowly biodegradable particulate substrate', Asia-Pacific Journal of Chemical Engineering, 10.1002/apj.1906

Gubernov VV; Kolobov AV; Polezhaev AA; Sidhu HS; McIntosh AC; Brindley J, 2015, 'Stabilization of combustion wave through the competitive endothermic reaction', Proceedings of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, vol. 471, 10.1098/rspa.2015.0293

Huang Z; Sidhu H; Towers I; Jovanoski Z; Gubernov V, 2015, 'Reaction waves in solid fuels for adiabatic competitive exothermic reactions', ANZIAM Journal, vol. 56, pp. C148 - C162, 10.0000/anziamj.v56i0.9343

Alexander TJ; Xu Y; Sidhu H, 2015, 'Horizontally shaken impact pendulums', Journal of Sound and Vibration, 10.1016/j.jsv.2015.12.030

Safuan H; Sidhu H; Jovanoski Z; Towers I, 2014, 'A two-species predator-prey model in an environment enriched by a biotic resource', ANZIAM Journal, vol. 54, pp. C768 - C787, 10.0000/anziamj.v54i0.6376

Xu Y; Alexander TJ; Sidhu H; Kevrekidis PG, 2014, 'Instability dynamics and breather formation in a horizontally shaken pendulum chain', Physical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics, vol. 90, 10.1103/PhysRevE.90.042921

Sidhu HS; Alharbi AOM; Nelson MI; Worthy AL; Sidhu HS, 2014, 'Sludge formaton in the activated sludge process with a sludge disintegration unit', Australia and New Zealand Industrial and Applied Mathematics (ANZIAM) Journal, vol. 55, pp. C348 - C367, http://journal.austms.org.au/ojs/index.php/ANZIAMJ/article/view/7803

Safuan HM; Jovanoski Z; Towers IN; Sidhu HS, 2013, 'Exact solution of a non-autonomous logistic population model', Ecological Modelling, vol. 251, pp. 99 - 102, 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2012.12.016

Gubernov VV; Kolobov AV; Polezhaev AA; Sidhu HS, 2013, 'Analysing the stability of premixed rich hydrogen-air flame with the use of two-step models', Combustion and Flame, vol. 160, pp. 1060 - 1069, 10.1016/j.combustflame.2013.01.021

Luangwilai T; Sidhu HS; Nelson MI, 2013, 'Biological self-heating in compost piles: A Semenov formulation', Chemical Engineering Science, vol. 101, pp. 533 - 542, 10.1016/j.ces.2013.07.015

Towers IN; Gubernov VV; Kolobov AV; Polezhaev AA; Sidhu HS, 2013, 'Bistability of flame propagation in a model with competing exothermic reactions', Proceedings of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, vol. 469, 10.1098/rspa.2013.0315

Chen XD; Sidhu H; Nelson M, 2013, 'A linear relationship between dimensionless crossing-point-temperature and Frank-Kamenetskii reactivity parameter in self-heating test at infinite Biot number for slab geometry', Fire Safety Journal, vol. 61, pp. 138 - 143, 10.1016/j.firesaf.2013.08.002

Safuan HM; Sidhu HS; Jovanoski Z; Towers IN, 2013, 'Impacts of Biotic Resource Enrichment on a Predator-Prey Population', Bulletin of Mathematical Biology, vol. 75, pp. 1798 - 1812, 10.1007/s11538-013-9869-7

Sidhu H; Nelson M; chen X, 2013, 'On the Addition of Protein (Casein) to Aqueous Lactose as a Drying Aid in Spray Drying-Theoretical Surface Composition', Drying Technology, vol. 31, pp. 1504 - 1512, 10.1080/07373937.2013.780247

Barnes B; Sidhu H, 2013, 'The impact of marine closed areas on fishing yield under a variety of management strategies and stock depletion levels', Ecological Modelling, vol. 269, pp. 113 - 125, 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2013.08.012

WATERS EK; SIDHU HS; MERCER GN, 2013, 'SPATIAL HETEROGENEITY IN SIMPLE DETERMINISTIC SIR MODELS ASSESSED ECOLOGICALLY', The ANZIAM Journal, vol. 54, pp. 23 - 36, 10.1017/S1446181113000035

Gubernov VV; Kolobov AV; Polezhaev AP; Sidhu HS, 2013, 'Stability of hydrogen-air deflagration near rich flammability limit', Proceedings of the 9th Asia-Pacific Conference on Combustion, ASPACC 2013

Li L; Wang XH; Williams D; Sidhu H; Song D, 2012, 'Numerical study of the effects of mangrove areas and tidal flats on tides: A case study of Darwin Harbour, Australia', Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, vol. 117, 10.1029/2011JC007494

Gubernov VV; Sharples JJ; Sidhu HS; McIntosh AC; Brindley J, 2012, 'Properties of combustion waves in the model with competitive exo- and endothermic reactions', Journal of Mathematical Chemistry, vol. 50, pp. 2130 - 2140, 10.1007/s10910-012-0021-y

Sharples JJ; Sidhu HS; McIntosh AC; Brindley J; Gubernov VV, 2012, 'Analysis of combustion waves arising in the presence of a competitive endothermic reaction', IMA Journal of Applied Mathematics (Institute of Mathematics and Its Applications), vol. 77, pp. 18 - 31, 10.1093/imamat/hxr072

Hickson RI; Barry SI; Sidhu HS; Mercer GN, 2012, 'A comparison of critical time definitions in multilayer diffusion', ANZIAM Journal, vol. 52, pp. 333 - 358, 10.1017/S1446181112000028

Nelson MI; Balakrishnan E; Sidhu HS, 2012, 'A fundamental analysis of continuous flow bioreactor and membrane reactor models with tessier kinetics', Chemical Engineering Communications, vol. 199, pp. 417 - 433, 10.1080/00986445.2010.525155

Gubernov VV; Kolobov AV; Polezhaev AA; Sidhu HS, 2012, 'Stability of combustion waves in the Zeldovich-Liñán model', Combustion and Flame, vol. 159, pp. 1185 - 1196, 10.1016/j.combustflame.2011.09.019

Wee WYS; Sidhu HS; Sharples JJ; Towers IN; Gubernov VV, 2012, 'Properties of reaction fronts in a non-adiabatic two stage exothermic-endothermic competitive reaction scheme', ANZIAM Journal, vol. 54

Chen XD; Sidhu H; Nelson M, 2011, 'Theoretical probing of the phenomenon of the formation of the outermost surface layer of a multi-component particle, and the surface chemical composition after the rapid removal of water in spray dryi', Chemical Engineering Science, vol. 66, pp. 6375 - 6384, 10.1016/j.ces.2011.08.035

Hickson RI; Barry SI; Mercer GN; Sidhu HS, 2011, 'Finite difference schemes for multilayer diffusion', Mathematical and Computer Modelling, vol. 54, pp. 210 - 220, 10.1016/j.mcm.2011.02.003

Gubernov VV; Kolobov AV; Polezhaev AA; Sidhu HS, 2011, 'Oscillatory thermal-diffusive instability of combustion waves in a model with chain-branching reaction and heat loss', Combustion Theory and Modelling, vol. 15, pp. 385 - 407, 10.1080/13647830.2010.542829

Gubernov VV; Kolobov AV; Polezhaev AA; Sidhu HS, 2011, 'Pulsating instabilities in the Zeldovich-Liñán model', Journal of Mathematical Chemistry, vol. 49, pp. 1054 - 1070, 10.1007/s10910-010-9797-9

Hickson RI; Barry SI; Sidhu HS; Mercer GN, 2011, 'Critical times in single-layer reaction diffusion', International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, vol. 54, pp. 2642 - 2650, 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2011.01.019

Mohd Safuan H; Towers IN; Jovanoski Z; Sidhu HS, 2011, 'Coupled logistic carrying capacity model', ANZIAM Journal, vol. 53

Luangwilai T; Sidhu HS; Nelson MI, 2011, 'A two dimensional, reaction-diffusion model of compost piles', ANZIAM Journal, vol. 53

Xu Y; Alexander TJ; Sidhu HS, 2011, 'Instability dynamics of a horizontally shaken pendulum', ANZIAM Journal, vol. 53

Mahmud MS; Safinski T; Nelson MI; Sidhu HS; Adesina AA, 2010, 'Kinetic Analysis of Oleic Acid Esterification Using Lipase as Catalyst in a Microaqueous Environment', Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, vol. 49, pp. 1071 - 1078, 10.1021/ie900704n

Luangwilai T; Sidhu HS; Nelson MI; Chen XD, 2010, 'Using Singularity Theory to Analyse a Spatially Uniform Model of Self-Heating in Compost Piles', Chiang Mai Journal of Science, vol. Special Volume, pp. 328 - 343

Li L; Wang XH; Sidhu H; Williams D, 2010, 'Modelling of three dimensional tidal dynamics in Darwin Harbour, Australia', ANZIAM Journal, vol. 52

Luangwilai T; Sidhu HS; Nelson MI; Chen XD, 2010, 'Modelling air flow and ambient temperature effects on the biological self-heating of compost piles', Asia-Pacific Journal of Chemical Engineering, vol. 5, pp. 609 - 618, 10.1002/apj.438

Sharples JJ; Sidhu HS; Gubernov VV, 2010, 'Analysing instability of combustion waves using the Evans function', ANZIAM Journal, vol. 52

Luangwilai T; Sidhu HS, 2010, 'Determining critical conditions for two dimensional compost piles with air flow via numerical simulations', ANZIAM Journal, vol. 52

Watt S; Sidhu HS; Nelson MI; Ray AK, 2010, 'Analysis of a model for ethanol production through continuous fermentation: Ethanol productivity', International Journal of Chemical Reactor Engineering, vol. 8

Gubernov V; Kolobov A; Polezhaev A; Sidhu H; Mercer G, 2010, 'Period doubling and chaotic transient in a model of chain-branching combustion wave propagation', Proceedings of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, vol. 466, pp. 2747 - 2769, 10.1098/rspa.2009.0668

Hickson RI; Barry SI; Sidhu HS, 2009, 'Critical times in one- and two-layered diffusion', Australasian Journal of Engineering Education, vol. 15, pp. 77 - 84

Rowe MP; Sidhu HS; Mercer GN, 2009, 'Military Aviation Applications for a Springs and Masses Safest Path Determining Model', Journal of Battlefield Technology, vol. 12, pp. 27 - 32, http://www.argospress.com/jbt/Volume12/12-1-5.htm

Luangwilai T; Sidhu HS; Nelson MI; Chen XD, 2009, 'The Semenov formulation of the biological self-heating process in compost piles', ANZIAM Journal, vol. 51

Mahmud M; Safinski T; Adesina A; Nelson MI; Sidhu HS, 2009, 'Kinetic analysis of enzymatic oleic acid esterification under monophaslc and biphaslc condition', 8th World Congress of Chemical Engineering: Incorporating the 59th Canadian Chemical Engineering Conference and the 24th Interamerican Congress of Chemical Engineering

Mercer GN; Sidhu HS, 2009, 'A theoretical investigation into phase change clothing benefits for firefighters under extreme conditions', Chemical Product and Process Modeling, vol. 4, 10.2202/1934-2659.1349

Nelson MI; Sidhu HS, 2009, 'Analysis of a chemostat model with variable yield coefficient: Tessier kinetics', Journal of Mathematical Chemistry, vol. 46, pp. 303 - 321, 10.1007/s10910-008-9463-7

Sidhu HS; Watt SD; Nelson MI, 2009, 'Performance comparison between a two-reactor cascade and a single tank in an activated sludge wastewater treatment process', International Journal of Environment and Waste Management, vol. 3, pp. 214 - 225, 10.1504/IJEWM.2009.026338

Nelson MI; Sidhu HS, 2009, 'Analysis of the activated sludge model (number 1)', Applied Mathematics Letters, vol. 22, pp. 629 - 635, 10.1016/j.aml.2008.05.003

Gubernov VV; Kolobov AV; Polezhaev AA; Sidhu HS; Mercer GN, 2009, 'Pulsating instabilities of combustion waves in a chain-branching reaction model', International Journal of Bifurcation and Chaos, vol. 19, pp. 873 - 887, 10.1142/S0218127409023354

Sidhu HS; Gubernov VV; Mercer G; Kolobov AV; Polezhaev AA; Sharples JJ, 2009, 'Travelling waves in a two-step chain branching model with heat loss', Chemical Product and Process Modeling, vol. 4, 10.2202/1934-2659.1437

Nelson MI; Sidhu HS; Adesina AA, 2009, 'Analysis of an immoblised enzyme reactor with catalysts activation', Chemical Product and Process Modeling, vol. 4, 10.2202/1934-2659.1471

Nelson MI; Young B; Sidhu HS, 2009, 'Editorial: Special issue contributed from CHEMECA 2008-mathematical Modeling', Chemical Product and Process Modeling, vol. 4, 10.2202/1934-2659.1472

Nelson MI; Balakrishnan E; Sidhu HS; Chen XD, 2008, 'A fundamental analysis of continuous flow bioreactor models and membrane reactor models to process industrial wastewaters', Chemical Engineering Journal, vol. 140, pp. 521 - 528, 10.1016/j.cej.2007.11.035

Gubernov VV; Sidhu HS; Mercer GN; Kolobov AV; Polezhaev AA, 2008, 'The effect of Lewis number variation on combustion waves in a model with chain-branching reaction', Journal of Mathematical Chemistry, vol. 44, pp. 816 - 830, 10.1007/s10910-008-9363-x

Gubernov VV; Sidhu HS; Mercer GN, 2008, 'Combustion waves in a model with chain branching reaction and their stability', Combustion Theory and Modelling, vol. 12, pp. 407 - 431, 10.1080/13647830701716948

Rowe MP; Mercer GN; Sidhu HS, 2008, 'A springs and masses model for determining the lowest risk path in a threat environment', ANZIAM Journal, vol. 50

Sidhu HS; Gubernov VV; Kolobov AV; Polezhaev AA; Mercer GN; Sharples JJ, 2008, 'Oscillatory combustion waves in a chain branching model', ANZIAM Journal, vol. 50

Pennifold RM; Sidhu HS; Mercer GN, 2008, 'Investigation of the forced Bonhoeffer van der Pol equations via continuation and other methods', ANZIAM Journal, vol. 49, pp. C626 - C641, 10.1016/S0378-7796(98)00117-5

Mercer GN; Sidhu HS, 2008, 'Mathematical modelling of the effect of fire exposure on a new type of protective clothing', ANZIAM Journal, vol. 49, pp. C289 - C305

Sidhu HS; Gubernov V; Mercer GN, 2007, 'Analysing combustion waves in a model with chain branching', The ANZIAM Journal, vol. 49, pp. C100 - C115

Watt SD; Sidhu HS; Nelson MI; Ray A, 2007, 'Analysis of a model for ethanol production through continuous fermentation', The ANZIAM Journal, vol. 49, pp. C85 - C99

Sidhu HS; Nelson MI; Luangwilai T; Chen XD, 2007, 'Mathematical modelling of the self-heating process in compost piles', Chemical Product and Process Modeling, vol. 2, 10.2202/1934-2659.1070

Ansari NA; Towers IN; Jovanoski Z; Sidhu HS, 2007, 'A semi-classical approach to two-frequency solitons in a three-level cascade atomic system', Optics Communications, vol. 274, pp. 66 - 73, 10.1016/j.optcom.2007.02.019

Nelson MI; Sidhu HS, 2007, 'Reducing the emission of pollutants in food processing wastewaters', Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, vol. 46, pp. 429 - 436, 10.1016/j.cep.2006.04.012

Sidhu HS; Watt SD; Nelson MI; Ray AK, 2007, 'Performance improvement and dynamical behaviour analysis of a cascade of two CSTRs', International Journal of Chemical Reactor Engineering, vol. 5

Barnes B; Sidhu H; Gordon DM, 2007, 'Host gastro-intestinal dynamics and the frequency of colicin production by Escherichia coli', Microbiology, vol. 153, pp. 2823 - 2827, 10.1099/mic.0.2007/007120-0

Mercer GN; Sidhu HS, 2007, 'Two continuous methods for determining a minimal risk path through a minefield', ANZIAM Journal, vol. 48, pp. C293 - C306

Sidhu HS; Nelson MI; Chen XD, 2007, 'A simple spatial model for self-heating compost piles', ANZIAM Journal, vol. 48, pp. C135 - C150

Sidhu HS; Mercer GN; Sexton MJ; Ansari NA; Jovanoski Z, 2006, 'Optimal Path Trajectories in a Threat Environment', Journal of Battlefield Technology, vol. 9, pp. 33 - 39

Weber RO; Sidhu HS, 2006, 'A dynamical systems model for fireline growth with suppression', The ANZIAM Journal, vol. 47, pp. C462 - C474

Watt SD; Sidhu HS; Nelson MI, 2006, 'Analysis of a model for the treatment of wastewater by the activated sludge process', ANZIAM Journal, vol. 47, pp. C1 - C18

Mercer GN; Sidhu HS, 2006, 'A heat transfer model describing burns to the skin from automotive airbags', The ANZIAM Journal, vol. 47, pp. C339 - C354

Weber RO; Sidhu HS; Sawade DM; Mercer GN; Nelson MI, 2006, 'Using the method of lines to determine critical conditions for thermal ignition', Journal of Engineering Mathematics, vol. 56, pp. 185 - 200, 10.1007/s10665-006-9059-9

Ansari NA; Jovanoski Z; Sidhu HS; Towers I, 2006, 'Non-linear interaction of two intense fields with a three-level atomic system', Journal of Nonlinear Optical Physics and Materials, vol. 15, pp. 401 - 413, 10.1142/S0218863506003402

Gubernov VV; Sidhu HS; Mercer GN, 2006, 'Generalized compound matrix method', Applied Mathematics Letters, vol. 19, pp. 458 - 463, 10.1016/j.aml.2005.07.002

Nelson MI; Sidhu HS, 2006, 'Evaluating the performance of a cascade of two bioreactors', Chemical Engineering Science, vol. 61, pp. 3159 - 3166, 10.1016/j.ces.2005.12.007

Barnes B; Sidhu HS; Roxburgh SH, 2006, 'A model integrating patch dynamics, competing species and the intermediate disturbance hypothesis', Ecological Modelling, vol. 194, pp. 414 - 420, 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2005.10.040

Gubernov VV; Sidhu HS; Mercer GN, 2006, 'Detecting Bogdanov-Takens bifurcation of traveling waves in reaction-diffusion systems', International Journal of Bifurcation and Chaos, vol. 16, pp. 749 - 755, 10.1142/S0218127406015131

Gubernov VV; Sidhu HS; Mercer GN, 2006, 'Combustion waves in a model with chain branching reaction', Journal of Mathematical Chemistry, vol. 39, pp. 1 - 14, 10.1007/s10910-005-9000-x

Gubernov VV; Sidhu HS; Mercer GN, 2006, 'Generalized compound matrix method', APPLIED MATHEMATICS LETTERS, vol. 19, pp. 458 - 463, 10.1016/j.ami.2005.07.002

Mercer GN; Sidhu HS, 2005, 'Modeling thermal burns due to airbag deployment', Burns, vol. 31, pp. 977 - 980, 10.1016/j.burns.2005.06.012

Nelson MI; Sidhu HS, 2005, 'Analysis of a chemostat model with variable yield coefficient', Journal of Mathematical Chemistry, vol. 38, pp. 605 - 615, 10.1007/s10910-005-6914-2

Sidhu HS; Nelson MI, 2005, 'Behaviour of an elementary oxidation reaction in a semi-batch reactor', Chemical Engineering Journal, vol. 110, pp. 31 - 39, 10.1016/j.cej.2005.04.012

Gubernov VV; Sidhu HS; Mercer GN, 2005, 'The effect of ambient temperature on the propagation of nonadiabatic combustion waves', Journal of Mathematical Chemistry, vol. 37, pp. 149 - 162, 10.1007/s10910-004-1447-7

Barnes B; Sidhu H, 2005, 'Plant-herbivore models, where more grass means fewer grazers', Bulletin of Mathematical Biology, vol. 67, pp. 33 - 55, 10.1016/j.bulm.2004.06.001

Gubernov VV; Mercer GN; Sidhu HS; Weber RO, 2004, 'Evans function stability of non-adiabatic combustion waves', Proceedings of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, vol. 460, pp. 2415 - 2435, 10.1098/rspa.2004.1285

Nelson MI; Sidhu HS, 2004, 'Flammability limits of an oxidation reaction in a batch reactor. II. The Rychlý mechanism', Journal of Mathematical Chemistry, vol. 35, pp. 119 - 129, 10.1023/B:JOMC.0000014308.66514.e7

Nelson MI; Sidhu HS, 2004, 'Bifurcation phenomena for an oxidation reaction in a continuously stirred tank reactor. II diabatic operation', ANZIAM Journal, vol. 45, pp. 303 - 326

Gubernov V; Mercer GN; Sidhu HS; Weber RO, 2003, 'Numerical methods for the travelling wave solutions in reaction-diffusion equations', The ANZIAM Journal, vol. 44, pp. 271 - 289

Sexton MJ; Sidhu HS; Nelson MI, 2003, 'Numerical investigation of a reaction in a batch reactor: flammability limits', The ANZIAM Journal, vol. 44, pp. 687 - 704

Watt SD; Mercer GN; Sidhu HS; Weber RO, 2003, 'The thermal ignition problem in a cube', The ANZIAM Journal, vol. 44, pp. 820 - 835

Gubernov V; Mercer GN; Sidhu HS; Weber RO, 2003, 'Evans function stability of combustion waves', SIAM Journal on Applied Mathematics, vol. 63, pp. 1259 - 1275, 10.1137/S0036139901400240

Hearn CJ; Sidhu HS, 2003, 'Stommel transitions in shallow coastal basins', Continental Shelf Research, vol. 23, pp. 1071 - 1085, 10.1016/S0278-4343(03)00103-1

Gubernov V; Mercer GN; Sidhu HS; Weber RO, 2002, 'On the Evans Function Calculation of the Stability of Combustion Waves', Australian Mathematical Society Gazette, vol. 29, pp. 155 - 163

Weber RO; Mercer GN; Sidhu HS, 2002, 'Combustion leftovers', Mathematical and Computer Modelling, vol. 36, pp. 371 - 377, 10.1016/S0895-7177(02)00131-0

Nelson MI; Sidhu HS, 2002, 'Bifurcation phenomena for an oxidation reaction in a continuously stirred tank reactor I. Adiabatic operation', Journal of Mathematical Chemistry, vol. 31, pp. 155 - 186, 10.1023/A:1016222831327

Weber RO; Wake GC; Sidhu HS; Mercer GN; Gray BF; Derrick W; Balakrishnan E, 2001, 'In the Crossing of Intermediate Unstable Steady State Solutions for Thermal Ignition in a Sphere', Australian and New Zealand Industrial and Applied Mathematics Journal, pp. 77 - 85

Weber RO; Wake GC; Sidhu HS; Mercer GN; Gray BF; Derrick W; Balakrishnan E, 2001, 'On the crossing of intermediate unstable steady state solutions for thermal ignition in a sphere', ANZIAM Journal, vol. 43, pp. 77 - 85, 10.1017/S1446181100011433

Nelson MI; Sidhu HS; Weber RO; Mercer GN, 2001, 'A dynamical systems model of the limiting oxygen index test', ANZIAM Journal, vol. 43, pp. 105 - 117, 10.1017/S1446181100011457

Weber RO; Mercer GN; Sidhu HS, 2000, 'Bifurcating combustion behaviour', Australian and New Zealand Industrial and Applied Mathematics Journal, pp. 1465C - 1481C

Sidhu HS; Nelson MI; Mercer GN; Weber RO, 2000, 'Dynamical analysis of an elementary X + Y → P reaction in a continuously stirred tank reactor', Journal of Mathematical Chemistry, vol. 28, pp. 353 - 375, 10.1023/A:1011043005019

Aldis GK; Sidhu HS; Joiner K, 1999, 'Trial of Calculus and Maple with heterogeneous student groups at the Australian Defence Force Academy', International Journal of Computer Algebra in Mathematics Education, pp. 167 - 190

Hearn CJ; Sidhu HS, 1999, 'The Stommel model of shallow coastal lagoons', Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series A - Mathematical and Physical Sciences, pp. 3997 - 4011

Watt SD; Weber RO; Sidhu HS; Mercer GN, 1999, 'A weight-function approach for determining watershed initial conditions for combustion waves', IMA Journal of Applied Mathematics, pp. 195 - 206

Hearn CJ; Sidhu HS; Watt SD, 1999, 'Analysis of non-linear behaviour of shallow drought estuaries using the Stommel model', Applied Mathematical Modelling, pp. 35 - 54

Watt SD; Weber RO; Sidhu HS; Mercer GN, 1999, 'Weight-function approach for determining watershed initial conditions for combustion waves', IMA Journal of Applied Mathematics (Institute of Mathematics and Its Applications), vol. 62, pp. 195 - 206, 10.1093/imamat/62.2.195

Hearn CJ; Sidhu HS; Watt SD, 1999, 'Analysis of non-linear behaviour of shallow drought estuaries using the Stommel model', Applied Mathematical Modelling, vol. 23, pp. 35 - 54, 10.1016/S0307-904X(98)10055-0

Hearn CJ; Sidhu HS, 1999, 'The Stommel model of shallow coastal lagoons', PROCEEDINGS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY A-MATHEMATICAL PHYSICAL AND ENGINEERING SCIENCES, vol. 455, pp. 3997 - 4011, 10.1098/rspa.1999.0487

Mercer GN; Weber RO; Sidhu HS, 1998, 'An oscillatory route to extinction for solid fuel combustion waves due to heat losses', Proceedings of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, vol. 454, pp. 2015 - 2022, 10.1098/rspa.1998.0246

Sidhu HS; Forbes LK; Gray BF, 1997, 'Forced reaction in a CSTR. A comparison between the full system and the reduced model', Chemical Engineering Science, vol. 52, pp. 2667 - 2676, 10.1016/S0009-2509(97)00084-5

Weber RO; Mercer GN; Sidhu HS; Gray BF, 1997, 'Combustion waves for gases (Le = 1) and solids (Le → ∞)', Proceedings of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, vol. 453, pp. 1105 - 1118, 10.1098/rspa.1997.0062

Weber RO; Mercer GN; Sidhu HS; Gray BF, 1997, 'Combustion waves for gases (Le=1) and solids (L->infinity)', PROCEEDINGS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY A-MATHEMATICAL PHYSICAL AND ENGINEERING SCIENCES, vol. 453, pp. 1105 - 1118, 10.1098/rspa.1997.0062

Sidhu HS; Forbes LK; Gray BF, 1996, 'A detailed study of the effects of forcing a hydrocarbon oxidation reaction', Mathematical and Computer Modelling, vol. 24, pp. 65 - 88, 10.1016/0895-7177(96)00140-9

Sidhu HS; Forbes LK; Gray BF, 1996, 'Periodically forced hydrocarbon oxidation reaction in a CSTR', International Journal of Bifurcation and Chaos in Applied Sciences and Engineering, vol. 6, pp. 2321 - 2341

Conference Papers

Towers I; Sidhu H; Jovanoski Z; Merrick K; Barlow M, 2017, 'An N-player Trust game: comparison of replicator and logit dynamics', in An N-player Trust game: comparison of replicator and logit dynamics, The 22nd International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, Hobart, Tasmania, presented at The 22nd International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, Hobart, Tasmania, 03 - 08 December 2017, http://www.mssanz.org.au/modsim2017/Keynote/towers.pdf

WATT S; Sidhu HS; Jovanoski Z; Towers I; Sharples J; Gubernov V, 2017, 'Propagation of travelling waves in a complex system modelling fire spread', in Propagation of travelling waves in a complex system modelling fire spread, 22nd International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia, presented at 22nd International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia, 03 - 08 December 2017

Saifuddin R; Jovanoski Z; Safuan H; Watt S; Sidhu HS; Towers I, 2017, 'Invasive species in a confined environment: Reindeer population in the Pribilof Islands', in The 22nd International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, Hobart, Tasmania, presented at International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, Hobart, Tasmania, 03 - 08 December 2017

Mijangos L; Holleley C; Nichols R; Towers I; Jovanoski Z; Sidhu HS; Watt S; Adamack A; Sherwin W, (eds.), 2017, 'Genetic linkage to explain genetic variation', in MODSIM2017, 22nd International Congress on Modelling and Simulation., The 22nd International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, Hobart, Tasmania, pp. 127 - 133, presented at The 22nd International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, Hobart, Tasmania, 03 - 08 December 2017, https://www.mssanz.org.au/modsim2017/A4/mijangos.pdf

Sanni S; Sharples J; Gill A; Jovanoski Z; Sidhu HS; Towers I, 2017, 'A stochastic differential equation approach to modelling the growth phase of fire spread', in MODSIM2017 - Proceedings - MSSANZ, Modelling and Simulation Society of Australia and New Zealand Inc. (MSSANZ), Hobart, Tasmania, pp. 1152 - 1158, presented at The 22nd International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, Hobart, Tasmania, 03 - 08 December 2017, https://www.mssanz.org.au/modsim2017/H10/sanni.pdf

Sanni S; O'Neill B; Jovanoski Z; Sidhu HS, (eds.), 2017, 'Optimisation of perishable inventory items with geometric return rate of used product', in MODSIM2017, 22nd International Congress on Modelling and Simulation., Modelling and Simulation Society of Australia and New Zealand Inc. (MSSANZ), Hobart, Tasmani, pp. 1350 - 1356, presented at The 22nd International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, Hobart, Tasmani, 03 - 08 December 2017, https://www.mssanz.org.au/modsim2017/%20%20J5/sanni.pdf

Watt S; Jovanoski Z; Sidhu HS; Towers I; Welbourne D, (eds.), 2017, 'Population response to environmental change: A model with an alternate stable state', in MODSIM2017, 22nd International Congress on Modelling and Simulation., Modelling and Simulation Society of Australia and New Zealand Inc. (MSSANZ), Hobart, Tasmania, pp. 154 - 159, presented at The 22nd International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, Hobart, Tasmania, 03 - 08 December 2017, https://www.mssanz.org.au/modsim2017/A4/watt2.pdf

Edgar RA; Sharples JJ; Sidhu HS, 2016, 'Examining the effects of convective intensity on plume attachment in three-dimensional trenches', in Chemical Engineering - Regeneration, Recovery and Reinventiion, Engineers Australia, Adelaide SA Australia, pp. 613 - 621, presented at Chemeca 2016, Adelaide SA Australia, 25 - 28 September 2016

Huang Z; Sidhu HS; Towers IN; Jovanoski Z; Gubernov VV, 2016, 'Analysis of Bi-Stability in combustion waves', in Chemical Engineering - Regeneration, Recovery and Reinvention, Engineers Australia, Adelaide SA Australia, pp. 242 - 251, presented at Chemeca 2016, Adelaide SA Australia, 25 - 28 September 2016

Nelson MI; Sidhu HS; Hai F, 2016, 'Investigating the Performance of the Activated Slude Model (Number 1)', in Chemical Engineering - Regeneration, Recovery and Reinvention, Engineers Australia, Adelaide SA Australia, pp. 1067 - 1078, presented at Chemeca 2016, Adelaide SA Australia, 25 - 28 September 2016

Edgar RA; Sharples JJ; Sidhu HS, 2015, 'Investigation of flame attachment and accelerated fire spread', in Proceedings of the Asia Pacific Confederation of Engineering Congress 2015 (APCChE 2015) - incorporating Chemeca 2015, Asia Pacific Confederation of Engineering Congress 2015 (APCChE 2015) - incorporating Chemeca 2015, Melbourne, VIC, pp. 1 - 8, presented at Asia Pacific Confederation of Engineering Congress 2015 (APCChE 2015) - incorporating Chemeca 2015, Melbourne, VIC, 27 September - 01 October 2015

Anderson C; Jovanoski Z; Towers IN; Sidhu HS, (eds.), 2015, 'A simple population model with a stochastic carrying capacity', in 21ST INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS ON MODELLING AND SIMULATION (MODSIM2015), MODELLING & SIMULATION SOC AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND INC, Gold Coast, AUSTRALIA, pp. 36 - 42, presented at 21st International Congress on Modelling and Simulation (MODSIM) held jointly with the 23rd National Conference of the Australian-Society-for-Operations-Research / DSTO led Defence Operations Research, Gold Coast, AUSTRALIA, 29 November - 04 December 2015

Edgar RA; Sharples JJ; Sidhu HS, (eds.), 2015, 'Revisiting the King's Cross Underground disaster with implications for modelling wildfire eruption', in 21ST INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS ON MODELLING AND SIMULATION (MODSIM2015), MODELLING & SIMULATION SOC AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND INC, Gold Coast, AUSTRALIA, pp. 215 - 221, presented at 21st International Congress on Modelling and Simulation (MODSIM) held jointly with the 23rd National Conference of the Australian-Society-for-Operations-Research / DSTO led Defence Operations Research, Gold Coast, AUSTRALIA, 29 November - 04 December 2015

Dose TD; Jovanoski Z; Towers IN; Sidhu HS, (eds.), 2015, 'Dynamics of a discrete population model with variable carrying capacity', in 21ST INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS ON MODELLING AND SIMULATION (MODSIM2015), MODELLING & SIMULATION SOC AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND INC, Gold Coast, AUSTRALIA, pp. 50 - 56, presented at 21st International Congress on Modelling and Simulation (MODSIM) held jointly with the 23rd National Conference of the Australian-Society-for-Operations-Research / DSTO led Defence Operations Research, Gold Coast, AUSTRALIA, 29 November - 04 December 2015

Huang Z; Sidhu HS; Towers IN; Jovanoski Z; Gubernov VV, (eds.), 2015, 'Investigating Flame Fronts in Competitive Exothermic Reactions', in 21ST INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS ON MODELLING AND SIMULATION (MODSIM2015), MODELLING & SIMULATION SOC AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND INC, Gold Coast, AUSTRALIA, pp. 64 - 70, presented at 21st International Congress on Modelling and Simulation (MODSIM) held jointly with the 23rd National Conference of the Australian-Society-for-Operations-Research / DSTO led Defence Operations Research, Gold Coast, AUSTRALIA, 29 November - 04 December 2015

Alharbi AOM; Nelson MI; Worthy AL; Sidhu HS, 2014, 'Sludge Formation in the Activated Sludge Process: Mathematical Analysis', in Chemeca 14 Processing Excellence: Powering Our Future, Chemeca 14 Processing Excellence: Powering Our Future, Perth, Western Australia, presented at Chemeca 14 Processing Excellence: Powering Our Future, Perth, Western Australia, 28 September - 01 October 2014, http://www.icheme.org/chemeca2014/program/papers

Phelps H; Sidhu HS; Sidhu LA, 2014, 'Modelling heat transport in protective fire fighting clothing containing phase change materials', in Chemeca 14 Processing Excellence: Powering Our Future, Chemeca 14 Processing Excellence: Powering Our Future, Perth, Western Australia, presented at Chemeca 14 Processing Excellence: Powering Our Future, Perth, Western Australia, 28 September - 01 October 2014

Luangwilai T; Sidhu HS; Nelson MI, 2013, 'Biological self-heating in compost piles: A Semenov formulation', in Chemical Engineering Science, pp. 533 - 542, presented at , 10.1016/j.ces.2013.07.015

Towers IN; Sidhu HS; Gubernov VV; Kolobov AV; Polezhaev AA, (eds.), 2013, 'Multiplicity in combustion wave behaviour for a model', in MODSIM2013, 20th International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, MODSIM2013, 20th International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, Adelaide, Australia, pp. 99 - 105, presented at MODSIM2013, 20th International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, Adelaide, Australia, 01 - 06 December 2013, http://www.mssanz.org.au/modsim2013/A1/towers.pdf

Sidhu HS; Towers I; Gubernov V; Kolobov AV; Polezhaev AA, 2013, 'Investigation of Flame Propagation in a Model with Competing Exothermic Reactions', in Chemeca 2013, Chemeca 2013, Brisbane, pp. 29350-1 - 29350-6, presented at Chemeca 2013, Brisbane, 29 September - 02 October 2013, http://www.conference.net.au/chemeca2013/papers/29350.pdf

Alharbi AOM; Nelson MI; Worthy AL; Sidhu HS, 2013, 'Sludge Formation in the Activated Sludge Process: Mathematical Analysis', in Chemeca 2013, Chemeca 2013, Brisbane, Australia, pp. 29490-1 - 29490-7, presented at Chemeca 2013, Brisbane, Australia, 29 September - 02 October 2013, http://www.conference.net.au/chemeca2013/papers/29490.pdf

Towers IN; Sidhu HS; Gubernov VV; Kolobov AV; Polezhaev AA, (eds.), 2013, 'Multiplicity in combustion wave behaviour for a model with competing exothermic reactions', in 20TH INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS ON MODELLING AND SIMULATION (MODSIM2013), MODELLING & SIMULATION SOC AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND INC, Adelaide, AUSTRALIA, pp. 99 - 105, presented at 20th International Congress on Modelling and Simulation (MODSIM), Adelaide, AUSTRALIA, 01 - 06 December 2013

Luangwilai T; Sidhu HS; Nelson MI, 2012, 'Understanding the role of moisture in the self-heating process of compost piles', in Proceedings of Chemeca2012, Engineers Australia, 2012, Wellington, NZ, pp. 1 - 13, presented at Chemeca2012, Wellington, NZ, 23 - 26 September 2012

Wee W; Sharples JJ; Sidhu HS; Gubernov V, 2012, 'Analysis of a two-stage competitive endothermic-exothermic reaction scheme', in Proceedings of Chemeca2012, Engineers Australia, 2012, Wellington, NZ, pp. 1 - 12, presented at Chemeca2012, Wellington, NZ, 23 - 26 September 2012, http://www.chemeca2012.com/papers/504.pdf

Gubernov V; Kolobov A; Polezhaev A; Sidhu HS, 2011, 'Oscillatory instability in the Zeldovich-Linan model', in Abstracts of the 13th International Conference on Numerical Combustion, 13th International Conference on Numerical Combustion, Greece, pp. 76 - 76, presented at 13th International Conference on Numerical Combustion, Greece, 27 - 29 April 2011

Luangwilai T; Sidhu HS; Nelson MI; Chen XD, 2011, 'Modelling the Effects of Moisture Content in Compost Piles', in Chemeca 2011, Engineers Australia, Sydney, NSW, pp. 1 - 12, presented at CHEMECA 2011, Sydney, NSW, 18 - 21 September 2011, http://www.conference.net.au/chemeca2011/papers/411.pdf

Qian C; Sidhu HS; Sharples JJ; Towers IN; Gubernov VV, 2011, 'Combustion waves from a sequential exothermic and endothermic reaction', in MODSIM 2011 - 19th International Congress on Modelling and Simulation - Sustaining Our Future: Understanding and Living with Uncertainty, pp. 725 - 732, presented at

Sharples JJ; Gubernov VV; Sidhu HS; McIntosh AC; Brindley J, 2011, 'Analysis of a competitive exothermic-endothermic reaction scheme', in MODSIM 2011 - 19th International Congress on Modelling and Simulation - Sustaining Our Future: Understanding and Living with Uncertainty, pp. 345 - 351, presented at

Safuan H; Towers IN; Jovanoski Z; Sidhu HS, 2011, 'A simple model for the total microbial biomass under occlusion of healthy human skin', in MODSIM 2011 - 19th International Congress on Modelling and Simulation - Sustaining Our Future: Understanding and Living with Uncertainty, pp. 733 - 739, presented at

Luangwilai T; Sidhu HS; Nelson MI; Chen XD, 2010, 'Modelling the effects of air flow, ambient temperature and radiative boundary conditions in compost piles', in Proceedings of Chemeca 2010: The 40th Annual Australasian Chemical and Process Engineering Conference, Engineers Australia, Adelaide, presented at CHEMECA 2010, Adelaide, 26 - 29 September 2010

Sharples JJ; Sidhu HS; Gubernov V, 2010, 'Properties of nonadiabatic premixed combustion fronts arising in single-step reaction schemes', in Proceedings of Chemeca 2010: The 40th Annual Australasian Chemical and Process Engineering Conference, Engineers Australia, Adelaide, presented at Chemeca 2010, Adelaide, 26 - 29 September 2010

Mahmud MS; Safinski T; Nelson MI; Sidhu HS; Adesina AA, 2010, 'Kinetic analysis of oleic acid esterification using lipase as catalyst in a microaqueous environment', in Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, pp. 1071 - 1078, presented at , 10.1021/ie900704n

Burns BA; Taylor JR; Sidhu H, 2010, 'Uncertainties in Bathymetric Retrievals', in 17TH NATIONAL CONFERENCE OF THE AUSTRALIAN METEOROLOGICAL AND OCEANOGRAPHIC SOCIETY, IOP PUBLISHING LTD, Australian Natl Univ (ANU), Canberra, AUSTRALIA, presented at 17th National Conference of the Australian-Meteorological-and-Oceanographic-Society, Australian Natl Univ (ANU), Canberra, AUSTRALIA, 27 - 29 January 2010, 10.1088/1755-1315/11/1/012032

Luangwilai T; Sidhu HS; Nelson MI; Chen XD, 2009, 'Biological self-heating of compost piles with air flow', in Chemeca 2009, Engineers Australia, Perth, WA, presented at Engineering our Future: Are we up to the Challenge?, Perth, WA, 27 - 30 September 2009

Sharples JJ; Gubernov VV; Sidhu HS; Towers IN; Kolobov AV; Polezhaev AA, 2009, 'Behaviour of combustion waves in one-step and two-step models', in 18th World IMACS Congress and MODSIM09 International Congress on Modelling and Simulation: Interfacing Modelling and Simulation with Mathematical and Computational Sciences, Proceedings, pp. 4453 - 4459, presented at

Nelson MI; Sidhu HS; Chen XD, 2008, 'The passage of food through animal stomachs: a chemical reactor engineering approach', in Chemeca 2008 Towards a Sustainable Australasia, Chemeca 2008 Towards a Sustainable Australasia, Newcastle, NSW, presented at Chemeca 2008 Towards a Sustainable Australasia, Newcastle, NSW, 28 September - 01 October 2008

Sidhu HS; Kavanagh J; Watt SD; Nelson MI, 2008, 'Performance evaluation of ethanol production through continuous fermentation', in Chemeca 2008 Towards a Sustainable Australasia, Chemeca 2008 Towards a Sustainable Australasia, Newcastle, NSW, presented at Chemeca 2008 Towards a Sustainable Australasia, Newcastle, NSW, 28 September - 01 October 2008

Sidhu HS; Gubernov V; Mercer GN; Kolobov A; Polezhaev A, 2008, 'Investigation of a nonadiabatic two-step chain branching reaction model', in Chemeca 2008 Towards a Sustainable Australasia, Chemeca 2008 Towards a Sustainable Australasia, Newcastle, NSW, presented at Chemeca 2008 Towards a Sustainable Australasia, Newcastle, NSW, 28 September - 01 October 2008

Mercer GN; Sidhu HS, 2008, 'Investigating the effectiveness of phase change materials as a new type of protective clothing for firefighters', in Chemeca 2008 Towards a Sustainable Australasia, Chemeca 2008 Towards a Sustainable Australasia, Newcastle, NSW, presented at Chemeca 2008 Towards a Sustainable Australasia, Newcastle, NSW, 28 September - 01 October 2008

Mahmud MS; Ryan JW; Safinski T; Sidhu HS; Nelson MI; Adesina AA, 2008, 'Biodiesel synthesis via lipase-catalyzed esterification of oleic acid with ethanol', in The 14th International Congress on Catalysis, 14th International Congress on Catalysis Catalysis as the Pivotal Technology for the Future Society, Seoul, South Korea, presented at 14th International Congress on Catalysis Catalysis as the Pivotal Technology for the Future Society, Seoul, South Korea, 13 - 18 July 2008

Mahmud MS; Ryan JW; Nelson MI; Cooper C; Safinski T; Sidhu HS; Adesina AA, 2008, 'Kinetic Analysis of Oleic Acid Esterification Using Lipolytic Enzyme As Catalyst', in Chemeca 2008 Towards a Sustainable Australasia, Chemeca 2008 Towards a Sustainable Australasia, Newcastle, NSW, presented at Chemeca 2008 Towards a Sustainable Australasia, Newcastle, NSW, 28 September - 01 October 2008

Nelson MI; Sidhu HS; Adesina AA, 2008, 'An Operational Model for a Well-Stirred Membrane Bioreactor: Reactor Performance Analysis', in Chemeca 2008 Towards a Sustainable Australasia, Chemeca 2008 Towards a Sustainable Australasia, Newcastle, NSW, presented at Chemeca 2008 Towards a Sustainable Australasia, Newcastle, NSW, 28 September - 01 October 2008

Watt SD; Sidhu HS; Nelson MI; Ray A, 2007, 'Improving ethanol production through continuous fermentation', in Chemeca 2007: Academics and Industry Strengthening the Profession, Chemeca 2007: Academics and Industry Strengthening the Profession, Melbourne, Australia, presented at Chemeca 2007: Academics and Industry Strengthening the Profession, Melbourne, Australia, 23 - 26 September 2007

Sidhu HS; Nelson MI, 2007, 'Mathematical Analysis of the Activated Sludge Process for Domestic Wastewater Treatment', in Chemeca 2007: Academics and Industry Strengthening the Profession, Chemeca 2007: Academics and Industry Strengthening the Profession, Melbourne, Australia, presented at Chemeca 2007: Academics and Industry Strengthening the Profession, Melbourne, Australia, 23 - 26 September 2007

Nelson MI; Sidhu HS; Chen XD, 2007, 'A Spatially Uniform Model of Oxidative Self-Heating in Compost Piles', in Chemeca 2007: Academics and Industry Strengthening the Profession, Chemeca 2007: Academics and Industry Strengthening the Profession, Melbourne, Australia, presented at Chemeca 2007: Academics and Industry Strengthening the Profession, Melbourne, Australia, 23 - 26 September 2007

Mercer GN; Sidhu HS, 2007, 'Modelling heat transport in a new type of protective clothing during fire exposure', in Chemeca 2007: Academics and Industry Strengthening the Profession, Chemeca 2007: Academics and Industry Strengthening the Profession, Melbourne, Australia, presented at Chemeca 2007: Academics and Industry Strengthening the Profession, Melbourne, Australia, 23 - 26 September 2007

Watt SD; Sidhu HS; Nelson MI, 2006, 'Wastewater Treatment by Activated Sludge Process: Comparing the Performance of a Two-Reactor Cascade with a Single Tank', in Innovation Sustaining Future Business 11th APPCChE Congress, Innovation Sustaining Future Business 11th APPCChE Congress, Kuala Lumpur, Malayasia, pp. 388 - 393, presented at Innovation Sustaining Future Business 11th APPCChE Congress, Kuala Lumpur, Malayasia, 27 - 30 August 2006

Sidhu HS; Nelson MI; Ansari NA; Chen XD, 2006, 'Mathematical Analysis of Self-Heating Compost Piles', in CHEMECA 2006 Knowledge and Innovation, Chemeca 2006 Knowledge and Innovation, Auckland, New Zealand, presented at Chemeca 2006 Knowledge and Innovation, Auckland, New Zealand, 17 - 20 September 2006

Sidhu HS; Watt SD; Nelson MI, 2006, 'Activated Sludge Wastewater Treatment Process: Performance Comparison between a Two-reactor Cascade and a Single Tank', in CHEMECA 2006 Knowledge and Innovation, Chemeca 2006 Knowledge and Innovation, Auckland, New Zealand, presented at Chemeca 2006 Knowledge and Innovation, Auckland, New Zealand, 17 - 20 September 2006

Sidhu HS; Nelson MI, 2005, 'Improving Bioreactor Performance: Are Two CSTBs Always Better Than One?', in CHEMECA 2005: Smart Solutions - "Doing More With Less", Chemeca 2005: Smart Solutions - "Doing More With Less", Brisbane, Qld, presented at Chemeca 2005: Smart Solutions - "Doing More With Less", Brisbane, Qld, 25 - 28 September 2005

Sidhu HS; Ansari NA; Mercer GN; Weber RO; Watt SD, 2003, 'Stagnation Point Flows: Two Dimensional Solutions and its One Dimensional Approximation', in 6th Engineering Mathematics and Appications Conference (EMAC 2003), 6th Engineering Mathematics and Appications Conference (EMAC 2003), Uni of Technology, Sydney, presented at 6th Engineering Mathematics and Appications Conference (EMAC 2003), Uni of Technology, Sydney, 09 - 11 July 2003

Nelson MI; Sidhu HS, 2003, 'Efficient Means of Determining Product Yield in Reactors', in CHEMECA 2003 Australasian Chemical Engineering Conference, Chemeca 2003 Australasian Chemical Engineering Conference, Adelaide, Sth Aust, presented at Chemeca 2003 Australasian Chemical Engineering Conference, Adelaide, Sth Aust, 28 September - 01 October 2003

Nelson MI; Sidhu HS, 2003, 'Improving the Productivity of Bioreactors using Natural Oscillations', in 6th Engineering Mathematics and Appications Conference (EMAC 2003), 6th Engineering Mathematics and Appications Conference (EMAC 2003), Uni of Technology, Sydney, presented at 6th Engineering Mathematics and Appications Conference (EMAC 2003), Uni of Technology, Sydney, 09 - 11 July 2003

Weber RO; Ansari NA; Sidhu HS, 2003, 'Multiple Drifting Flame Balls', in 2003 Australian Symposium on Combustion and the 8th Australian Flame Days, Australian Symposium on Combustion and the 8th Australian Flame Days 2003, Clayton, Victoria, presented at Australian Symposium on Combustion and the 8th Australian Flame Days 2003, Clayton, Victoria, 08 - 09 December 2003

Rowland DR; Sidhu HS; Jovanoski Z, 2002, 'Insights on Student learning from a misapplication of Differential Equations Theory', in 13th Annual Conference for Australasian Association for Engineering Education and 8th Australasian Women In Engineering Forum, 13th Annual Conference for Australasian Association for Engineering Education and 8th Australasian Women In Engineering Forum, Canberra, ACT, Australia, presented at 13th Annual Conference for Australasian Association for Engineering Education and 8th Australasian Women In Engineering Forum, Canberra, ACT, Australia, 30 September - 02 October 2002

Waterhouse N; Sidhu HS; Nelson MI, 2002, 'Polymer Combustion: The Critical Mass Flux Model', in 5th Biennial Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference, 5th Biennial Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference, Brisbane, Qld, presented at 5th Biennial Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference, Brisbane, Qld, 29 September - 02 October 2002

Sidhu HS, (eds.), 2001, 'Forcing, flammability, waves and twin-flames in combustion', in 37th Applied Mathematics Conference, 37th Applied Mathematics Conference, Barossa Valley, SA, pp. 21 - 21, presented at 37th Applied Mathematics Conference, Barossa Valley, SA, 03 - 07 February 2001

Nelson MI; Sidhu HS, (eds.), 2001, 'Multiplicity behaviour for an oxidation reaction in a continuously stirred tank reactor', in 37th Applied Mathematics Conference, 37th Applied Mathematics Conference, Barossa Valley, SA, pp. 46 - 46, presented at 37th Applied Mathematics Conference, Barossa Valley, SA, 03 - 07 February 2001

Weber RO; Mercer GN; Sidhu HS, 2001, 'Instability of Travelling Waves in a Complex System Modelling Fire Spread', in MODSIM 2001: International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, MODSIM 2001: International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, The Australian National University, Canberra Australia, presented at MODSIM 2001: International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, The Australian National University, Canberra Australia, 10 - 13 December 2001

Jovanoski Z; Sidhu HS; Aldis GK, 2000, 'Addressing Inclusivity and Diversity Issues in a Second year Engineering Mathematics Course', in 4th Biennial Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference, 4th Biennial Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference, Melbourne, presented at 4th Biennial Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference, Melbourne, 10 - 13 September 2000

Sidhu HS; Sexton MJ; Nelson MI; Mercer GN; Weber RO, 2000, 'A Simple Combustion Process in a Semibatch Reactor', in 4th Biennial Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference, 4th Biennial Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference, Melbourne, presented at 4th Biennial Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference, Melbourne, 10 - 13 September 2000

Weber RO; Mercer GN; Sidhu HS, 2000, 'Combustion Leftovers', in Proceedings of the ANZIAM Conferences, Anziam 2000, Waitangi, New Zealand, pp. 62 - 62, presented at Anziam 2000, Waitangi, New Zealand, 08 - 12 February 2000

Weber RO; Wake GC; Sidhu HS; Mercer GN; Gray BW; Derrick W; Balakrishnan E, 1999, 'Crossing of unstable equlibria for thermal ingition in the sphere', in Proceedings of the ANZIAM Conferences, 35th Applied Mathematics Conference, Mollymook, Australia, pp. 57, presented at 35th Applied Mathematics Conference, Mollymook, Australia, 07 - 11 February 1999

Mercer GN; Weber RO; Sidhu HS, (eds.), 1998, 'Pulsating combustion waves in solid fuels', in 3rd Biennial Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference: EMAC 1998, 3rd Biennial Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference: EMAC`98, Adelaide, Sth Aust, pp. 363 - 366, presented at 3rd Biennial Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference: EMAC`98, Adelaide, Sth Aust, 13 - 16 July 1998

Aldis GK; Sidhu HS; Joiner K, 1998, 'Calculus & Maple teaching trial', in 3rd Biennial Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference: EMAC 1998, 3rd Biennial Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference: EMAC`98, Adelaide, Sth Aust, presented at 3rd Biennial Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference: EMAC`98, Adelaide, Sth Aust, 13 - 16 July 1998

Sidhu HS; Mercer GN; Weber RO, 1998, 'Combustion process in a continuously stirred tank reactor', in 3rd Biennial Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference: EMAC 1998, 3rd Biennial Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference: EMAC`98, Adelaide, Sth Aust, presented at 3rd Biennial Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference: EMAC`98, Adelaide, Sth Aust, 13 - 16 July 1998

Joiner K; Aldis GK; Sidhu HS, 1998, 'Calculus & Maple Teaching Trial', in 3rd Biennial Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference: EMAC 1998, 3rd Biennial Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference: EMAC`98, Adelaide, Sth Aust, presented at 3rd Biennial Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference: EMAC`98, Adelaide, Sth Aust, 13 - 16 July 1998

Sidhu HS; Mercer GN; Weber RO, 1997, 'Bifurcation Analysis of a Combustion Reaction in a Continuously Stirred Tank Reaction (CSTR)', in Australian Symposium on Combustion and The 5th Australian Flame Days 1997, Australian Symposium on Combustion and The 5th Australian Flame Days 1997, University of Sydney, presented at Australian Symposium on Combustion and The 5th Australian Flame Days 1997, University of Sydney, 20 - 21 November 1997

Donovan D; Lucht MW; Resney M; Sidhu HS; Thompson HB, 1996, 'Interactive Maple Tutorials', in Austalia New Zealand Conference of Geomechanics, Austalia New Zealand Conference of Geomechanics, Adelaide, Sth Aust, presented at Austalia New Zealand Conference of Geomechanics, Adelaide, Sth Aust, 15 - 17 July 1996

Theses / Dissertations

Ma K, 2016, A Classical Density Functional Study of Ionic Liquids, thesis, UNSW, UNSW Canberra

Wang H, 2015, Theoretical Studies of Particle/Polymer Mixtures, thesis, UNSW, UNSW Canberra

Xu Y, 2015, Emergent Behaviour in Non-Linear Oscillator Systems, thesis, UNSW, UNSW Canberra

Dose TD, 2015, Dynamics of Discrete Population Models with Changing Carrying Capacity, thesis, UNSW, UNSW Canberra

Safuan H, 2014, Mathematical Analysis of Population Growth Subject to Environmental Change, thesis, UNSW, UNSW Canberra

Chen XD, 2014, Three problems in Diffusion and Reaction Systems, thesis, UNSW, UNSW Canberra

Waters EK, 2014, Modelling Crowding Effects in Infectious Disease Transmission, thesis, UNSW Canberra

Qian C, Adiabatic Combustion Waves in Sequential Exothermic-Endothermic Reactions, thesis, UNSW

Li L, Modelling the Tidal and Sediment Dynamics in Darwin Harbour; Northern Territory, Australia, thesis, UNSW

Conference Abstracts

Nelson M; Sidhu HS; Hai F, Mathematical Analysis of the activated sludge model in a three reactor cascade configuration