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The biomechanics of muscle function
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The biomechanics of muscle function

Professor Marcus Pandy is leading a team of biomechanical engineers, who are conducting experiments to better understand muscle function in human movement, which will lead to improved rehabilitation and injury prevention programs.

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.

The Conversation begins
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The Conversation begins

The Conversation, an independent media web site featuring contributions from academics and researchers, was launched today.

Our people in the news: Professor Tony Burkitt
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Our people in the news: Professor Tony Burkitt

Congratulations to Professor Tony Burkitt, Director of Bionic Vision Australia and Professor of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, on being included in the Age Magazine’s top 100 list of Melbourne’s most influential, inspirational and creative people, for his work on the bionic eye project.

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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.