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Where are you? How we describe place
Features / Research

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.

$4 million collaboration to advance global broadband
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$4 million collaboration to advance global broadband

A $4 million ARC linkage grant between NEC and the Melbourne School of Engineering was officially announced last week. The collaboration will advance wireless broadband communication systems, dramatically increasing data rates for mobile devices, and will help deliver broadband services to remote locations that cannot be serviced by optical fibre.

150th Anniversary

MSE celebrates 150 years of engineering education

In 2011, the Melbourne School of Engineering celebrates 150 years of engineering education at the University of Melbourne.

Events

The Conundrum of the Field of Retinal Prosthetics

The ICT for Life Sciences Forum, in conjunction with Bionic Vision Australia, is proud to present “The Conundrum of the Field of Retinal Prosthetics” by Professor Joseph F. Rizzo, on Monday December 6, at 6pm in Theatre 1, ICT Building, 111 Barry Street Carlton.

Electrical engineering graduate wins global IET award
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Electrical engineering graduate wins global IET award

Kyle Slater has won the Institute of Engineering & Technology (IET) global student engineering competition at the 2010 IET Ambition Awards, for his final University of Melbourne electrical engineering project, SoundBeam.

News

The gift of sight

Learn more about the research partnerships involved in Bionic Vision Australia, by reading Emma O’Neill’s article in the 2010 University of Melbourne Research Review.