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From Bionic Ear to the first cochlear implant
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From Bionic Ear to the first cochlear implant

Professor Graeme Clark and Professor Richard Dowell discuss the complex speech processing and coding strategy they developed, enabling adults and children to understand running speech, with and without lip-reading.

To understand the brain, it helps to make a computer model of one
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To understand the brain, it helps to make a computer model of one

Computational models of the brain are transforming how we study it, along with the development of new technologies that interact with the organ and help to solve neurological conditions. Professor David Grayden discusses.

Ten exciting new startups supported through the 2016 Melbourne Accelerator Program
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Ten exciting new startups supported through the 2016 Melbourne Accelerator Program

The University of Melbourne’s Startup Accelerator, the Melbourne Accelerator Program (MAP) has seen record numbers of entries and the largest ever intake into the prestigious startup program.

Applications open for joint PhD scholarships with University of Birmingham
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Applications open for joint PhD scholarships with University of Birmingham

Applications are now open for 20 Priestley Fellowships that enable PhD students to work with academics in both Birmingham and Melbourne.

A new leg to stand on
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A new leg to stand on

Engineers are changing lives in the developing world with a unique project led by Professor Peter Lee bringing low-cost prosthetics to amputees.

Engineering limbs: Helping amputees walk in Vietnam
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Engineering limbs: Helping amputees walk in Vietnam

In his upcoming public lecture, Professor Peter Lee from the Department of Mechanical Engineering discusses biomechanical engineering research and the development low-cost artificial limbs.