Articles written by: Professor Thas Nirmalathas

Regional Australia is crying out for equitable access to broadband
Opinion

Regional Australia is crying out for equitable access to broadband

Internet and broadband connectivity are the foundation of the networked economy. But to ensure the benefits of the networked economy are evenly distributed, the Australian government needs to ensure access to the internet to encourage and support innovation.

Professor Thas Nirmalathas
Opinion

How high-speed wireless compares to cable in boosting our internet speeds

In the light of Google’s recent announcement for plans to roll out high-speed wireless internet connections, how will the NBN’s national broadband cable compare? Professor Thas Nirmalathas writes for the Conversation.

Professor Thas Nirmalathas
News / Opinion

Internet in space: nbn’s plan to bring broadband to rural Australia

The nbn – formerly the National Broadband Network – was established with a mandate to provide broadband to all Australians.

A new space race is on to bring the internet to the whole world
News / Research

A new space race is on to bring the internet to the whole world

Professor Thas Ampalavanapillai Nirmalathas from the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering describes how the race is on to get billions of people connected to the internet via a global network of satellites.

How gassy is your Internet?
News / Research

How gassy is your Internet?

A new study from the CEET team has been published highlighting a framework for evaluating and driving environmental impact assessment of Internet and Telecom service delivery.