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Air-travel innovator joins Melbourne to address big challenges
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Air-travel innovator joins Melbourne to address big challenges

The University of Melbourne is responding to modern engineering challenges with the recent appointment of Professor Richard Sandberg from the UK, an expert in making air travel faster and cheaper.

Student guest post: Lost in Delft
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Student guest post: Lost in Delft

Student ambassador and Master of Engineering (Biomedical) student Naomi Sutanto continues her study abroad journey, this time exploring the beautiful Netherlands .

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.

Digital Detox
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Digital Detox

As people increasingly participate in digital detoxes, experts warn taking breaks from the Internet, smartphones and tablets is often a stressful experience that fails to address the source of Internet addiction.

Four easy tips to make your batteries last longer
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Four easy tips to make your batteries last longer

Here are a few things you can do to make your lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries last longer, whether they be used in an electric car, a large home installation, or in your portable device.

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.