Grants

Current

  • R. Lim, R Calvo and others. EQclinic: Communication skills and cultural awareness teaching using teleconferencing. Educational Innovation Grant. Educational Innovation Grant. University of Sydney (2017)
  • D. Yuan, D. Xu, R Calvo, W. Bao, B Zhou. Designing project-based cross-unit laboratory through cloud computing technologies towards collaborative, authentic and flexible learning. Educational Innovation Grant. University of Sydney (2017)
  • S. Harvey, N. Glozier, RA Calvo (et.al) Well@Work. Wellbeing in the Workplace. Movember & Beyond Blue. ($2.8M. 2015-2017). In collaboration with UNSW and Black Dog Institute
  • A Cox, A Blandford, mc shraefel, L Yardley, I Craddock, RA Calvo Get A Move On NetworkPlus.UK Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC). £ 923,000
  • EQClinic. Brain and Mind Centre. RA Calvo (2015)
  • Virtual Reality and Health. Charles Perkins Centre (2015). VR-rides and VR Food Court
  • Positive Computing: The design of technologies that support psychological wellbeing; Calvo R; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Future Fellowships (FT). ($700k. 2015-2019)
  • Development & testing of a personalized goal-setting self-management app for asthma.; Smith L, Foster J, Sawyer S, Calvo R; Asthma Australia/National Research Program. ($140k)
  • Calvo, Rafael A; Hickie, Prof Ian B; Doig, Ms Heather; Hosie, Mr Aram “CyberMate: using digital social media and Internet data to support mental health interventions in young Australians” Australian Research Council- Linkage Project $360k. (2013-2016)
  • “Learning Environments Across Disciplines (LEADS): Supporting Technology Rich Learning across Disciplines” Susanne Lajoie, … R.A. Calvo. Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SCHRCA) 2012-2019. $2.5M. (http://leads.atlaslab.ca/)

Completed

  • “Mental Health Moderator Assistant” R.A. Calvo, Ian Hickie. Young and Well CRC. 2013-2015 $300k.
  • “Driving curriculum and technological change to support writing in the engineering disciplines” R.A Calvo, S Howard. Office of learning and Teaching $219k (2013-2015)
  • “Learning Technology and the Learning Sciences” P. Goodyear, J. Kay, RA Calvo et. al. University of Sydney Research Networks Scheme (SyReNS) 2012-2013. Learning Technology and the Learning Sciences. $300k
  • Calvo, RA. “Measuring the impact of feedback on the writing process and learning outcomes.” (2011) Google Research Award
  • H. Drury and Calvo RA. “An Online Writing Centre for Undergraduate Engineering Students: a One Stop Shop” (2011-2012) ALTC $219,000
  • Reimann, P; Calvo, RA and Yacef K. “Comprehensive support for collaborative writing: visualising argument, text and process structures”. (2009-2012). Australian Research Council – Discovery Project $270,000.
  • Calvo, RA; Jones, J, Drury ‘ Writing across the curricula’ Teaching Improvement Fund, FEIT $38,000. (2010)
  • Calvo, RA; Jones, J, Drury, H Airey, D and See, H “Writing for Engineering Disciplines: Supporting the Development of Student Writing across Curricula” (2009). Teaching Improvement and Equipment Fund – University of Sydney $114,288.
  • Calvo, RA; Markauskaite, L; Tridgwell, K “Analysis of pedagogical designs, and their relationships with students’ learning experiences” (2009). Teaching Improvement and Equipment Fund – University of Sydney $9,660.
  • Reimann, P; Calvo R.A. and Paltridge B.- “Using machine Learning and automated document analysis methods to support English composition training” (2006-2008). Australian Research Council – Discovery Project $200,000.
  • Vojin Oklobdzija, Rafael A. Calvo and Abbas Jamalipour. “Development of bio-sensors and bio-sensing in a secure network incorporating local/remote data processing” (2007) University of Sydney Bridging Support Grants. $70,000.
  • Josiah Poon and Rafael A. Calvo (2007). Hewlett Packard. “Mobile Learning with Tablet PCs” $90,000.
  • RA Calvo, I. Koprinska (2008). Analysis of student evaluations of teaching in EngineeringUniv Sydney TIES. $8,400.
  • Vande Moore, Calvo, Koprinska, Yacef. (2007). “Promoting Interdisciplinary Learning Communities using Interactive Plasma Displays” Univ Sydney TIES. $70,000.
  • Calvo, R.A. “Application frameworks for collaborative learning” (2005-2007). Australian Research Council and NSW Institute of Sport – Linkage Project Project. $92,250.
  • Calvo R.A. and Jin, C. “Mobile Bovine Surveillance System” (2005-2007) Australian Bio Security CRC, $63,000.
  • Calvo, R.A. “Incremental Learninig in Text Mining Applications” (2006) University of Sydney, $10,000.
  • Calvo, R.A. “Gainspring: Document Classification for the financial markets” (2004). AusCapital Markets CRC. $19,000.
  • Calvo, R.A. “Efficient data manipulation in document classification” (2003). Australian Research Council – Linkage International. $60,000.