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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

SOAR fellow unlocking the key to sustainable energy

Dr Yixiang Gan is researching how heat transfers through porous matter such as sand and rock. Understanding the physics of these granular materials may be the key to dependable energy systems.

14 August 2017

A transformative approach to power generation in Australia

Associate Professor Ali Abbas’s research explores a transformative approach to power generation in Australia using industrial waste to create useful materials for other industrial plants.

11 August 2017

5 minutes with Sam Woods

The transferable skills gained in his project management degree have played an important role in the career success of Sam Woods so far.

11 August 2017

Chemical research sparks new industry

A new catalyst designed by chemical engineering researchers offers sustainable solutions for hydrocarbon production and sparks the potential for economic expansion in Australia.