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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.

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Student guest post: A summer internship at Frazer-Nash Consultancy

Student Ambassador and Master of Engineering (Electrical) student Zhiyuan Li has completed a summer internship at a leading international engineering consultancy. In this blog post, Zhiyuan shares some of his experiences working in a professional environment as an intern.

Australia first for reconstructive surgery uses a 3D-printed jaw implant
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Australia first for reconstructive surgery uses a 3D-printed jaw implant

In an Australian-first surgical procedure, engineers from the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Melbourne along with Epworth Freemasons’ Oral & Maxillofacial surgeon George Dimitroulis, have corrected a young man’s rare congenital jaw deformity.

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

Shaping an Indigenous future in Engineering
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Shaping an Indigenous future in Engineering

Australian Universities are uniting in their commitment to greater representation of Indigenous Australians in engineering. The Partners for Pathways project aims to create scholarships and devise strategies to promote pathways into engineering and remove barriers to entry for Indigenous and other students who do not have the STEM prerequisites.

Engineering children towards new technologies
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Engineering children towards new technologies

Engaging school children in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) will start early at the University of Melbourne with over 300 primary school students visiting the Melbourne School of Engineering over two days.