Articles written by: Greta Harrison

Public Lecture: Bringing Australia’s Broadband Network into the 21st Century
Events

Public Lecture: Bringing Australia’s Broadband Network into the 21st Century

In this Public Lecture on 8 September, Professor Rod Tucker will discuss what Australia needs to do to become a world leader in broadband connectivity.

Marita Cheng develops AI to help the blind experience the world
Alumni / News

Marita Cheng develops AI to help the blind experience the world

Melbourne School of Engineering alumna Marita Cheng is working in Silicon Valley on a new app that allows blind people to identify the world directly in front of them using machine vision technology.

Creative machines on show for Amazing Spaghetti Machine Contest
News

Creative machines on show for Amazing Spaghetti Machine Contest

School students from across Victoria brought their engineering a-game to the University of Melbourne this week, battling it out to create the strangest machines possible as part of the Amazing Spaghetti Machine Contest.

Engineering and IT research gets $1.5m boost
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Engineering and IT research gets $1.5m boost

Cleaner, greener 5G wireless networks and a revolutionary method for targeting the delivery of drugs to diseased cells are just some of the major engineering and IT industry partnership projects that have been greenlit at the University of Melbourne thanks to the Australian Research Council’s Linkage grants for 2015.

Iven Mareels and Stan Skafidas in Engineers Australia’s Top 100
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Iven Mareels and Stan Skafidas in Engineers Australia’s Top 100

Dean of Engineering, Professor Iven Mareels and Centre for Neural Engineering Director, Professor Stan Skafidas have been named in Engineers Australia’s Top 100 Most Influential Engineers for 2015.

Which IT course is best for you?
News for Students

Which IT course is best for you?

If you’re thinking about graduate study in IT, the University of Melbourne is Australia’s leading institution for Engineering and Technology. The University of Melbourne is ranked number 1 in Australia and number 13 in the world for Computer Science and Information Systems, according to the QS World University Rankings by subject for 2015.