Articles written by: Greta Harrison

The aftermath of the Grenfell fire: Are Australian buildings safe?
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The aftermath of the Grenfell fire: Are Australian buildings safe?

Fire safety expert Dr Jonathan Barnett will discuss building facades and fire safety at this free public lecture from the Department of Infrastructure Engineering.

University of Melbourne to lead new ARC Training Centre in Cognitive Computing for Medical Technologies
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University of Melbourne to lead new ARC Training Centre in Cognitive Computing for Medical Technologies

The University of Melbourne will partner with IBM Research to launch a new Training Centre in Cognitive Computing for Medical Technologies thanks to $4.1m in funding from the Australian Research Council.

Nitero acquired by leading technology multinational
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Nitero acquired by leading technology multinational

Nitero, the technology company co-founded by Professor Stan Skafidas from the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, has been acquired by global technology giant Advanced Micro Devices, with Professor Skafidas set to head up AMD’s operations in Australia.

IT students off to the USA after claiming national Imagine Cup prize
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IT students off to the USA after claiming national Imagine Cup prize

A group of University of Melbourne IT students will be flown to Microsoft headquarters in Seattle this year after taking out the Australian final of the Microsoft Imagine Cup.

Dr Kathryn Mumford wins international prize for Chemical Engineering
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Dr Kathryn Mumford wins international prize for Chemical Engineering

Dr Kathryn Mumford from the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering has been awarded a major international prize for early career chemical engineering researchers.

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.