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HEPEX Biannual International Workshop Held at University of Melbourne
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HEPEX Biannual International Workshop Held at University of Melbourne

The HEPEX Biannual International Workshop was successfully held at the University of Melbourne on 6-8 February 2018. HEPEX grew from a Hydrological Ensemble Prediction Experiment and has become the international peak community of research and practice to advance hydrological ensemble prediction. Professor QJ Wang from the Department of Infrastructure Engineering […]

Emerson Keenan present multi-sensory toy for children with autism
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University of Melbourne students engineer Rainbow Box for children with autism

Engineering and IT students from the University of Melbourne have joined forces to develop the “Rainbow Box”, a low-cost multi-sensory toy for children with autism.

A bird's eye-view of the Fishermans Bend campus
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New engineering campus at Fishermans Bend

The University of Melbourne will build a new, seven-hectare campus at Fishermans Bend as part of its almost $1 billion commitment to create a world-class engineering school for the 21st century.

Tansu Alpcan awarded seed funding for interdisciplinary research
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Tansu Alpcan awarded seed funding for interdisciplinary research

Associate Professor Tansu Alpcan from the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering has been awarded a seed funding grant of $75,000 from Northrop Grumman Corporation to work on an interdisciplinary research collaboration.

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Researchers help spot fake news on Twitter

As society turns to social media as their main information source, researchers from the Department of Infrastructure Engineering have found a way to help determine the truth from the lies on Twitter.

HIV-infected H9 T-cell
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Major NHMRC Program Grant unites Australia’s best HIV researchers

Professor Frank Caruso from the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering is part of a team of leading HIV researchers that was last week awarded $16 million in NHMRC funding.