Emeritus Professor David Lockington

Emeritus Professor

School of Civil Engineering
Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology

Overview

Em. Professor Lockington primarily researches topics in the area of water transport in coastal soils and aquifers, including water exchange with plants and atmosphere. However, he has also conducted research on moisture transport in building materials and the design of sustainable tourism destinations. In addition to substantial contributions as a reviewer for a wide range of journals and funding bodies, Em. Prof Lockington has held editorial roles on two major journals in the area of hydrology and water resources research (Water Resources Research; Advances in Water Resources). He is a Fellow of the Institute for Mathematics and its Applications. Em. Prof. Lockington has undertaken a number of leadership roles across his career, including Program Leader for the Sustainable Tourism CRC (1 and 2), Head of the Environmental Engineering Division (School of Engineering, UQ), Acting Head of the School of Civil Engineering and Research Program Leader for the ARC SRI "National Centre for Groundwater Research and Training”.

Research Interests

  • Sustainable built environment.
    Quantitative assessment of water transport through the built environment including water sensitive urban design. Use of renewable energy and energy-efficient design of built environment.
  • Groundwater and soil hydrology
    Quantitative assessment of subsurface hydrology, including pollution fate.

Qualifications

  • PhD, Griffith University
  • Bachelor of Science, Griffith University

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

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Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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Completed Supervision