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Celebrating our 800th PhD completion for 2016
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Celebrating our 800th PhD completion for 2016

Congratulations to Maria Alejandra Rodriguez Sossa from the Melbourne School of Engineering’s Department of Computing and Information Systems, who recently became the 800th graduate research candidate for the year to complete her PhD.

Pre-fabrication manufacturing set to boost building industry
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Pre-fabrication manufacturing set to boost building industry

A new centre based at the University of Melbourne will help unlock the potential growth of Australia’s prefabricated building industry by creating a co-operative training system between industry and universities.

New computer assisted rehabilitation lab for Melbourne
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New computer assisted rehabilitation lab for Melbourne

An agreement has been signed to establish the first Motekforce Link CAREN Extended system in Australia at the University of Melbourne, in a dedicated laboratory for cognitive and neuromuscular research.

Water research program to renew Lake Urmia in Iran
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Water research program to renew Lake Urmia in Iran

A joint research program between The University of Melbourne and Sharif University of Technology in Iran will focus on finding practical solutions to the urgent issues facing the Lake Urmia basin, a national priority for Iran.

Made Possible by Melbourne celebrates our research
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Made Possible by Melbourne celebrates our research

Made Possible by Melbourne is a free exhibition celebrating world-changing research by the University of Melbourne. Exhibits can be found on street corners, tram stops and throughout the CBD through the month of November.

Fragranced products: risks for people and profits?
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Fragranced products: risks for people and profits?

Over one-third of Americans report health problems—from asthma attacks to migraine headaches—when exposed to common fragranced consumer products such as air fresheners, cleaning supplies, laundry products, scented candles, cologne, and personal care products.