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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.

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Report gives high scores to Melbourne Engineering and Technology

Professor Glyn Davis has praised the University of Melbourne research community for its strong performance in the Excellence for Research in Australia (ERA) 2010 National Report. Engineering and Technology at Melbourne have both been ranked as well above world standard.

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Our people in the news: Professor Hector Malano

Professor Hector Malano, Head of the newly formed Department of Infrastructure Engineering has urged the Victorian Government to abandon the plans for a desalination plant in Victoria.

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Testing broadband applications under real world conditions

IBES has recently partnered with Anue Systems, a leading US supplier of network visibility solutions, providing IBES with a Network Emulator that will enable researchers to test software and services in an environment that reflects real world conditions.

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The Geospatial Revolution : 2011 MERIT Visiting Scholars Lecture

Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Professor David J Cowen, from the University of South Carolina, will present the next 2011 MERIT Visiting Scholar Lecture entitled, “The Geospatial Revolution” on Monday 24 Jan, commencing 4pm, in Theatre C2, Engineering Block C.

Virtual surgery goes 3D
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Virtual surgery goes 3D

Melbourne University researchers from the Institute for a Broadband Enabled Society (IBES), including members from the Departments’ of Computer Science and Software Engineering, and Electrical and Electronic Engineering, have developed 3D technology to broadcast virtual reality surgical operations via 3DTV.