Articles written by: Greta Harrison

Chemical Engineering students take out KBR prize for best final year project
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Chemical Engineering students take out KBR prize for best final year project

A team of students from the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering has won the national KBR Student Design Prize for 2016.

Engineering and IT PhD research on show for 3 Minute Thesis
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Engineering and IT PhD research on show for 3 Minute Thesis

Two Melbourne School of Engineering PhD students took to the stage and pitched their research projects for the University of Melbourne 3 Minute Thesis Grand Final on Thursday 8 September.

Honorary researcher leads cornea implant technology breakthrough
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Honorary researcher leads cornea implant technology breakthrough

A Melbourne research team has made an important breakthrough in the treatment of blindness, after successfully growing and implanting corneal cells.

Girton Grammar takes top honours in 2016 Amazing Spaghetti Machine Contest
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Girton Grammar takes top honours in 2016 Amazing Spaghetti Machine Contest

Girton Grammar has brought home the glory in this year’s Amazing Spaghetti Machine Contest, with their creative contraption designed to water a plant.

Computing gives us tools to preserve disappearing languages
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Computing gives us tools to preserve disappearing languages

In 100 years, many of the world’s 7,000 languages could be extinct. However technology could help to preserve them for the future. Associate Professor Steven Bird from the Department of Computing and Information Systems discusses his work in cyberlinguistics.

Ten exciting new startups supported through the 2016 Melbourne Accelerator Program
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Ten exciting new startups supported through the 2016 Melbourne Accelerator Program

The University of Melbourne’s Startup Accelerator, the Melbourne Accelerator Program (MAP) has seen record numbers of entries and the largest ever intake into the prestigious startup program.