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Researcher: Abeysiriwardhane, HSA (Dr Apsara Abeysiriwardhane)

Fields of Research

Marine Engineering
Design Innovation
Science, Technology and Engineering Curriculum and Pedagogy
Engineering Practice
Ship and Platform Structures

Research Objectives

Expanding Knowledge in Technology
Water Safety
Syllabus and Curriculum Development
Expanding Knowledge in Education
Expanding Knowledge in Engineering

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Future ship designers and context of use; setting the stage for human centred design; Marine Design 2015
Human centered design knowledge for maritime designers: enough preaching, time to practice
Human factors for ship design; exploring the bottom rung; International Journal of Marine Design
Human-centred design knowledge into maritime engineering education; theoretical framework; Australasian Journal of Engineering Education
Incorporate good practice into ship design process: future ship designers meet end users; Ergoship 2016: Shaping Shipping for People
Investigate and stimulate future maritime designers' context of use knowledge: a workshop approach; International Journal of Marine Design
The psychology of ship architecture and design; Maritime psychology: research in organizational & health behavior at sea

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision