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Dr Shanton Chang
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Shanton Chang discusses cyber security in the modern world

Associate Professor Shanton Chang, from the Department of Computing and Information Systems, discusses cyber-security with Channel NewsAsia.

Antarctic remediation research profiled in Australian Antarctic magazine
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Antarctic remediation research profiled in Australian Antarctic magazine

Researchers from the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering are working with the Australian Antarctic Division to clean up contamination of the Antarctic environment through bioremediation. The work has been profiled in the latest edition of Australian Antarctic Magazine.

The relativity of way finding
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The relativity of way finding

New research into wayfinding has made some surprising revelations about how people take directions and use landmarks, with potential applications in emergency services calls, among other things.

Prestigious US Bioengineering award to Professor Graeme Clark for Cochlear implant
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Prestigious US Bioengineering award to Professor Graeme Clark for Cochlear implant

Professor Graeme Clark AC from the University of Melbourne is the first Australian to receive the US Russ Prize for an outstanding achievement in bioengineering innovation that is in widespread use to improve health and well-being: the cochlear implant.

Student project to help Nepalese women takes out national awards
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Student project to help Nepalese women takes out national awards

A team of University of Melbourne first year students has taken out two prestigious awards at the national Engineers Without Borders Challenge with a project that aims to improve the lives of women in rural Nepal.

Engineering students demonstrate Baxter robot for Channel Eleven’s Scope
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Engineering students demonstrate Baxter robot for Channel Eleven’s Scope

A team of final year Engineering students has featured on Channel Eleven’s youth science program Scope, demonstrating their work with household robot Baxter.