View the semi-final entries from the University of Western Australia’s Three Minute Thesis as Doctoral and Masters by Research students from across the University outline their research topic and it significance in 3 minutes or less, using language anyone can understand. Ten finalists will be selected by our judging panel.

  • Stop Expecting the Worst, it’s for the Best presented by Chiara Ventris

    Stop Expecting the Worst, it’s for the Best

    Presented by Chiara Ventris

  • The dark side of altruism presented by Jorge Mendonca

    The dark side of altruism

    Presented by Jorge Mendonca

  • Fat squeeze causes asthmatic wheeze presented by Carolyn Wang

    Fat squeeze causes asthmatic wheeze

    Presented by Carolyn Wang

  • The dream of a Rab in the world of Cancer presented by Priya Darshini Gopal Krishnan

    The dream of a Rab in the world of Cancer

    Presented by Priya Darshini Gopal Krishnan

  • Migrant letters: uncovering the comfort behind words presented by Lawrence Rhoads

    Migrant letters: uncovering the comfort behind words

    Presented by Lawrence Rhoads

  • A Growing Concern presented by Hanako Frawley

    A Growing Concern

    Presented by Hanako Frawley

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Biomechanical Longitudinal Expansion (ABLE) presented by Farah Alkhatib

    Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Biomechanical Longitudinal Expansion (ABLE)

    Presented by Farah Alkhatib

  • Flash! - How Gamma-Ray Bursts illuminate the universe presented by Hayden Crisp

    Flash! - How Gamma-Ray Bursts illuminate the universe

    Presented by Hayden Crisp

  • 3D printed bioactive glass scaffold for bone applications presented by Neda Ghaebipanah

    3D printed bioactive glass scaffold for bone applications

    Presented by Neda Ghaebipanah

  • Red & Dead: Simulating the Death of Galaxies presented by Ruby Wright

    Red & Dead: Simulating the Death of Galaxies

    Presented by Ruby Wright

  • The Lives of Indonesian Female Students and Their Families in Australia presented by Valentina Utari

    The Lives of Indonesian Female Students and Their Families in Australia

    Presented by Valentina Utari

  • Engineers are from Mars presented by Mingxin Ye

    Engineers are from Mars

    Presented by Mingxin Ye

  • Sand wave dynamics and its interaction with subsea pipeline presented by Luh Adnyani

    Sand wave dynamics and its interaction with subsea pipeline

    Presented by Luh Adnyani

  • Let's Service Our Minds! presented by Michelle Teo

    Let's Service Our Minds!

    Presented by Michelle Teo

  • Robots and racism presented by Sarah Costello

    Robots and racism

    Presented by Sarah Costello

  • Building a Magnetic Computer: An alternative for future computing devices  presented by Stuart Watt

    Building a Magnetic Computer: An alternative for future computing devices 

    Presented by Stuart Watt

  • Teacher, I care that you care presented by Olivia Johnston

    Teacher, I care that you care

    Presented by Olivia Johnston

  • Passive Imaging of Ambient Seismic Noise for Advanced Gravitational Wave Detectors presented by Hamid Satari

    Passive Imaging of Ambient Seismic Noise for Advanced Gravitational Wave Detectors

    Presented by Hamid Satari

  • Have you ever fallen in love? presented by Courtney Weber

    Have you ever fallen in love?

    Presented by Courtney Weber

  • Anchoring offshore sustainable energy presented by Francisco da Silva Pereira

    Anchoring offshore sustainable energy

    Presented by Francisco da Silva Pereira

  • Why aren't you doing fun things? presented by Kenneth Sim

    Why aren't you doing fun things?

    Presented by Kenneth Sim

  • Locating the great gig in the sky presented by Chayan Chatterjee

    Locating the great gig in the sky

    Presented by Chayan Chatterjee

  • Conservative Way of Understanding Islamic Law and the Justification of Tax Evasion presented by Nurul Hidayat

    Conservative Way of Understanding Islamic Law and the Justification of Tax Evasion

    Presented by Nurul Hidayat

  • Overqualification and Experienced Incivility: Can Idiosyncratic Deals Help or Hurt? presented by Emika Howard

    Overqualification and Experienced Incivility: Can Idiosyncratic Deals Help or Hurt?

    Presented by Emika Howard

  • Let’s Prevent Another Dam Failure via Low Field Magnetic Resonance presented by Razyq Nasharuddin

    Let’s Prevent Another Dam Failure via Low Field Magnetic Resonance

    Presented by Razyq Nasharuddin