The Australian Research Council annually seeks applications for Discovery Early Career Researcher Awards (DECRAs) from researchers who have been awarded a PhD within the previous five years. The next deadline for applications is March 2018 for commencement in 2019.
Other sources of funding can be discussed.
Higher Degree by Research opportunities
Motivated students from engineering and life sciences are always welcome. Currently available Masters by Research and PhD projects will focus on computational fluid dynamics, numerical modelling and molecular dynamics simulations in area of nanotechnology, materials, energy and life sciences. Access to high performance computing is provided to perform multiscale simulations. Prospective students can contact Prof. YT. Gu for information on scholarships.
Note: Australian Universities have strict English language requirement. Students are required to seat for IELTS or TOEFL to be eligible for both admission and scholarships.