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The secret life of shampoo: Bubbles and droplets through the eyes of engineers
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The secret life of shampoo: Bubbles and droplets through the eyes of engineers

Associate Professor Ray Dagastine and Dr Rico Tabor, from the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, discuss their research into bubbles and droplets and their role in our world, in a wide range of industrial processes from consumer products to greenhouse gas absorbtion.

Growing bodily tissues: An engineering perspective
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Growing bodily tissues: An engineering perspective

Hear Associate Professor Andrea O’Connor, from the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, discuss her research into tissue engineering and its future possibilities.

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Defence Science Institute announced

The University of Melbourne has joined the Defence Science and Technology Organisation to establish a Defence Science Institute that will use cross-disciplinary research to solve complex, long-term challenges for the Australian Defence Force.

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ARC funding for MSE projects in 2011

The Melbourne School of Engineering has performed well in the latest round of Australian Research Council (ARC) grants for 2011. The School has attracted funding for 16 Discovery Project (DP) grants worth $5.993M and 3 new ARC Linkage Project (LP) grants worth $1.42M, with partner contributions of $1.27M.

IBM global R&D lab will benefit MSE research
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IBM global R&D lab will benefit MSE research

IBM will establish a new global research and development laboratory at the University of Melbourne, to commence operation in the first quarter of 2011.

Low-cost prosthetics: student projects
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Low-cost prosthetics: student projects

Two teams of final year engineering students have been working on low-cost prosthetic projects, which have included field trips to Cambodia and Vietnam. Here are their stories.