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30 October 2017

New appointment to drive innovation and industry collaboration

The University of Sydney's Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies has made a new appointment to facilitate greater industry collaboration.

25 October 2017

Award-winning app to connect international students

Helping international students navigate a new public transport system, third-year engineering student, Ninad Gudi was part of the winning 2017 Interchange team, an innovative entrepreneurship competition. 

25 October 2017

University of Sydney's super-fast blockchain gets even faster

New global trials have shown the super-fast 'Red Belly Blockchain' can process financial transactions 50 percent faster than first anticipated - outperforming some market leaders including VISA for world-wide payments.

23 October 2017

Building the best camera for a robot

Dr Donald Dansereau’s work in developing the world’s first single lens wide field-of-view (FOV) light field capture camera may have huge implications for drone landing, delivery robots and self-driving cars.

20 October 2017

Finding the sweet spot for young women in STEM

Five outstanding female researchers, including Australian Laureate Fellow Professor Branka Vucetic, mentored promising engineering undergraduates at this week’s Georgina Sweet Fellowship event.

20 October 2017

5 things we learnt at Research Conversazione

Unmanned aerial vehicles, virtual reality and robots may seem like unrelated topics, but they all came together under one roof at the Faculty of Engineering and IT's premier annual research event, Research Conversazione.

20 October 2017

Using big data to make big decisions

Associate Professor Fabio Ramos receives Sydney Research Accelerator (SOAR) Fellowship to continue ground-breaking work in intelligent machines.

18 October 2017

Revolutionary new surgical glue heading for human trials

University of Sydney alumna, Nasim Annabi has led a successful collaboration between biomedical engineers in Sydney and the United States to produce MeTro: a potentially life-saving surgical glue.

13 October 2017

Robotics scholar recognised for thought leadership

Following on from his Eureka Prize win, Professor Salah Sukkarieh’s outstanding work in field robotics has now seen him named as a Game Changer in this year’s True Leaders list.

06 October 2017

Bradfield Award for University of Sydney engineer

University of Sydney engineer Professor Xiaoke Yi has been awarded one of NSW's top engineering honours.