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11 September 2017

New spray dryer boosts efficiency and cost savings for industry

A new spray dryer developed by chemical engineers at the University of Sydney could offer food and medicine businesses a more efficient and cost-effective method for producing their goods.

31 August 2017

Eureka Prize for University of Sydney robotics expert

University of Sydney engineer Professor Salah Sukkarieh has won the 2017 CSIRO Eureka Prize for Leadership in Innovation and Science, presented at a gala dinner on 30 August in the Sydney Town Hall...

30 August 2017

Our inventors win $3m to bankroll novel medical devices

Two revolutionary medical devices developed by University of Sydney PhD students were among the top innovations awarded nearly $3 million on Tuesday evening by the NSW Government's NSW Medical Devices Fund.

30 August 2017

Educating researchers and developers in medtech entrepreneurship

The Faculty of Engineering and IT hosted a special industry event that highlighted the increasing interaction between interdisciplinary research and the commercial world in the field of healthcare technology.

24 August 2017

A safer landing for industry and defence

Innovative aeronautical research aims to predict safe conditions around ships, oil rigs and within urban environments to allow helicopters to land in gale force winds and high seas.

24 August 2017

5 minutes with Alastair Donnelley

Alastair Donnelley decided that it was time to get back on the side of the disruptors after a decade in filmmaking.

24 August 2017

Where technology and business collide

From prototype to tech startup, mechatronics engineering alumnus, Ian Conway Lamb is pushing the limits of hybrid Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs).

23 August 2017

Aeronautical engineering: providing the gift of sight for drones

PhD student Anastasia Volkova is developing an alternative way for drones to see in areas they are unable to navigate by GPS satellite. She hopes visual navigation algorithms will change the way drones operate.

21 August 2017

Real-world application drives student inspiration

Our Leadership Scholars and Advanced Engineering students share their solutions to meeting community needs.

18 August 2017

Australia’s largest Immersive Learning Laboratory now in Sydney

University of Sydney students are receiving in-the-field experience and journeying to new territories - from foreign lands to the outer reaches of space - all without leaving campus.