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Associate Professor Peter Dower wins Best SICON Paper Prize
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Associate Professor Peter Dower wins Best SICON Paper Prize

Associate Professor Peter Dower from the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering will receive the 2017 SIAG/CST Best SICON Paper Prize.

Indigenous high school students get hands on with biomedical engineering
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Indigenous high school students get hands on with biomedical engineering

The University of Melbourne’s biomedical engineering precinct will showcase some of its world-leading research to this year’s Victorian Indigenous Engineering Winter School (VIEWS) cohort.

Satisfaction score to improve quality of internet search results
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Satisfaction score to improve quality of internet search results

With a billion internet queries a day processed by search engines, such as Google and Bing, the amount of data captured about how people search the internet is almost unimaginable.

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.