Opinion

Alumni perspectives: Zero Greenhouse Gas
Alumni / Opinion

Alumni perspectives: Zero Greenhouse Gas

The Melbourne Engineer presents the first in our Alumni guest column series. This month’s feature is from alumnus, Dr Dave Collins, founder and Managing Director of Synergetics Environmental Engineering. Dr Collins completed his PhD in Environmental Engineering at the Melbourne School of Engineering in 2002.

Good science makes good neighbours in Asia
Opinion

Good science makes good neighbours in Asia

Dr Sally Gras discusses the importance of Australian science and engineering in developing closer links with Asia, in the Conversation.

Shrinking piece of the pie chart – Australian science and the world
News / Opinion

Shrinking piece of the pie chart – Australian science and the world

Dr Sally Gras discusses the need for federal investment to secure Australia’s future share of global research and development.

Lessons from the Christchurch Earthquake
News / Opinion

Lessons from the Christchurch Earthquake

Dr Helen Goldsworthy from the Department of Infrastructure Engineering discusses the need for a more cautious approach to structural design in Australia, following the Christchurch earthquake disaster.

Steve Jobs’ Legacy
News / Opinion

Steve Jobs’ Legacy

In an article for The Age, Professor Raj Buyya and Karthik Sukumar asess the massive impact Steve Jobs had on the ways we use and relate to computers and consumer electronics.