Jason Ellerton

PhD Candidate – Department of Civil Engineering, Monash University
e. Jason.Ellerton@monash.edu
p. (03) 9905 5332

Jason started at Monash in August of 2008 as a PhD researcher. Jason’s background is in plant science and horticulture and he has a BSc in Horticulture and Viticulture from The University of Western Australia and a Master of Environmental Engineering from The University of Melbourne. Jason’s research explores the competitive interactions between two common plant species used in biofilters. His work will demonstrate the most appropriate format for planting out biofilters to provide stable plant communities and optimal water treatment capacity.
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Jason’s PhD project (The Effect of Competition Between Plants on the Treatment Performance of Stormwater Biofiltration Systems) is linked to the Vegetated Filtration Systems/Biofilters theme, within the WSUD Technologies Program.