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Professor Rod Tucker
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Google to fund IBES collaborative research

Google has joined the IBES Industry Partner Program and will be actively involved in providing funding for broadband applications in areas such as health, education, e-government and e-business.

Report from the 2011 Research Symposium
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Report from the 2011 Research Symposium

The Melbourne School of Engineering (MSE) held its annual Research Symposium on Friday May 13. The Symposium was well-attended with a mix of speakers and attendees from industry, government and research institutes, as well as Melbourne University and MSE colleagues.

Microchip marks first year for the bionic eye
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Microchip marks first year for the bionic eye

Bionic Vision Australia (BVA) has marked its first year of operation by developing a breakthrough microchip for the wide-view bionic eye.

Fast Tracking Prosthetic Feet
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Fast Tracking Prosthetic Feet

Associate Professor Peter Lee, from the Department of Mechanical Engineering, and his final year biomedical engineering students have been developing low-cost prosthetics for people in developing countries. Their work has been highlighted in an article in the latest edition of the Voice.

Geothermal energy research happening on campus
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Geothermal energy research happening on campus

The Geotechnical and Energy Research Group in the new Department of Infrastructure Engineering are researching direct geothermal energy systems. A detailed field trial is currently being undertaken on campus.

Where are you? How we describe place
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Where are you? How we describe place

Associate Professor Stephan Winter from the Melbourne School of Engineering (MSE) is leading a research team of experts in linguistics, computer science and spatial information science to try and bridge the gap in the way we explain locations to our friends and how we type descriptions into mapping services such as google maps or in-car navigation services.