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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.

Student ingenuity shines at Endeavour exhibition 2016
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Student ingenuity shines at Endeavour exhibition 2016

A battery that charges over wifi is just one of the student inventions launched at the Endeavour Engineering & IT Exhibition 2016, the University of Melbourne’s showcase of Engineering and IT design projects.

3D printing; house of cards; plastic; machine; MAP; Katie Ewing; Jin Png; Meet3D
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Making new functional polymers for 3D printers

Chemical engineers at the University of Melbourne have found a way to 3D print smart polymers that can perform a function, in a way that is cheaper, cleaner and more accessible than ever before.

Research and industry work together to create transport solutions
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Research and industry work together to create transport solutions

The world’s first urban laboratory, capable of testing and implementing emerging technologies at a large scale in complex urban environments, is now a step closer with a new partnership between Cubic Transportation Systems (CTS) and the University of Melbourne.

Nanoscale engineering transforms particles into LEGO like building blocks
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Nanoscale engineering transforms particles into LEGO like building blocks

Researchers have developed a nanoscale engineering method that transforms tiny particles into “LEGO- like” modular building blocks.