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09 March 2017

$55 million to develop ‘intelligent’ transport systems

Safer and more productive national transport systems will be developed by a new ‘intelligent’ transport research centre, supported by multiple partners including the University of Sydney’s Australian Centre for Field Robotics.

06 March 2017

Our inspiring female engineers at the top of their game

International Women’s Day on 8 March is a chance to celebrate the achievements of women and discuss what further steps can be taken to progress gender equity.

03 March 2017

Meeting new friends is the solution to a nervous first week

First year engineering and IT students, starting their university journey, stressed the importance of making connections in the first few weeks to help smooth the transition from high school to university.

23 February 2017

Pilot consultancy program takes flight

In a new pilot program, students presented their ideas for real-world engineering problems to industry clients. Their solutions explored energy-efficient high-rise buildings and projected the future of transportation.

20 February 2017

Venturing into uncharted territory

Two chemical engineering students head to Saudi Arabia for industry placement as part of the School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering’s Major Industrial Project Placement Scholarship (MIPPS) scheme.

15 February 2017

New computing degree prepares students for future jobs

Preparing today's students for jobs that may not currently exist is what the University of Sydney's new Bachelor of Advanced Computing is all about.

06 February 2017

Academic duo elected as Fellows to respected institutes

Exceptional contributions to the fields of structural engineering and aeronautical engineering have seen two academics from the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies elected as Fellows.

01 February 2017

New integrated circuits controller to benefit software industry

Devising a way to greater protect complex photonic devices from internal and external disturbances is a key issue in the photonics integration industry, but PhD candidate Andri Mahendra may have the solution.

27 January 2017

Inspiring girls to study engineering

Seminars with inspiring women engineers, hands-on industry workshops and a tour of our wind tunnel were just a few of the experiences offered at the inaugural STEM Girls@Sydney event held this week at the University of Sydney.

24 January 2017

Students to control robots on the international space station

Five Australian high schools have earned their place in the Zero Robotics global championship final seeking the ultimate accolade of being chosen to control robots on the international space station.