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Nano engineered peptide polymers clean up resistant superbugs
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Nano engineered peptide polymers clean up resistant superbugs

Nature’s prowess in making molecules with astounding properties, such as DNA, serves as important inspiration to Professor Greg Qiao, whose laboratory at the University of Melbourne has an impressive track record with synthesising nanomaterials with unusual new capabilities.

New hub for biomedical engineering research named after inventor of cochlear implant
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New hub for biomedical engineering research named after inventor of cochlear implant

A new institute that brings together biomedical engineers, clinical researchers and industry partners to develop real-world solutions for public health has been launched.

Balance calculations help to automate forklifts on the move
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Balance calculations help to automate forklifts on the move

A new joint-venture research project aims to improve the safety of forklift operations by providing them with greater automation of their equipment.

New algorithms help interpret vision loss from digital images
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New algorithms help interpret vision loss from digital images

Technology that can take a three-dimensional image of the inside of the human eye is revolutionising eye care.

PhD researcher with a story to tell
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PhD researcher with a story to tell

PhD student Emma White’s memoir ‘Broken’ will be launched at Readings, Carlton on Tuesday June 13, 2017 at 6.30pm.

Remote drone surveillance maps horticulture crop health
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Remote drone surveillance maps horticulture crop health

Drones carrying high-resolution multi-spectral, hyper-spectral and thermal cameras are being used to develop monitoring systems to help growers assess the health of their crops.