- One of 5 best papers, 5th Working IEEE/IFIP Conference on Software Architecture (WICSA 2005) (with A. Tang, Y. Jin, J. Hun) 
- Monash University Vice-chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Team-based Educational Development 2001 (with J. Sheard, G. Lowe and J. Ceddia).
- Monash University nomination for AUTC, 2002.
- School of Computer Science and Software Engineering Innovation Award 2000 (with J. Sheard, G. Lowe, J. Ceddia).
- Joint best paper award, 6th Pacific Rim International Conf. on Artificial Intelligence (PRICAI’00) (with T. Wilkin) .
- Best application paper, The 7th International Conf. on User Modeling (UM’99) (with D. Albrecht, I. Zukerman) .
- Honourable Mention, American Association for Artificial Intelligence Best Written Paper Award for the 11th National Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-93) (with T. Dean, L. Kaelbling, J. Kirman) .
- Victorian Rhodes Scholarship, 1988.