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GO8 European Fellow to join CSSE

The Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering will host, Group of Eight (GO8) European Fellow, Dr Gintare Grigonyte, from Lithuania, in 2011.

$4 million collaboration to advance global broadband
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$4 million collaboration to advance global broadband

A $4 million ARC linkage grant between NEC and the Melbourne School of Engineering was officially announced last week. The collaboration will advance wireless broadband communication systems, dramatically increasing data rates for mobile devices, and will help deliver broadband services to remote locations that cannot be serviced by optical fibre.

Electrical engineering graduate wins global IET award
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Electrical engineering graduate wins global IET award

Kyle Slater has won the Institute of Engineering & Technology (IET) global student engineering competition at the 2010 IET Ambition Awards, for his final University of Melbourne electrical engineering project, SoundBeam.

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The gift of sight

Learn more about the research partnerships involved in Bionic Vision Australia, by reading Emma O’Neill’s article in the 2010 University of Melbourne Research Review.

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Our people in the news: Professor Marimuthu Palaniswami

Professor Marimuthu Palaniswami, from the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, is working on a wireless sensor network to measure sounds across the CBD of Melbourne.

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Chemical and Biomolecular Engineers have their say

Associate Professor Sandra Kentish talks about solutions to Victoria’s decreasing fresh water supply and the urgent need to restrict further climate change by reducing our carbon footprint in today’s University of Melbourne 2010 State Election web forum.