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World class science made in Melbourne: Bionic Eye featured in The Age
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World class science made in Melbourne: Bionic Eye featured in The Age

The Age has compiled a feature article listing Melbourne’s leading science and technology innovations. At the top of the list is the Bionic Eye; in particular, the University of Melbourne materials researchers who are researching the use of diamonds to house the microchip inside the bionic eye.

Engineering PhD student Kerry Halupka discusses her work at Bionic Vision Australia
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Engineering PhD student Kerry Halupka discusses her work at Bionic Vision Australia

Engineering PhD student Kerry Halupka has always been passionate about vision, ever since her mother was diagnosed with a very rare eye condition. She talks about her work on the Bionic Eye in a podcast interview from Bionic Vision Australia.

Bionic eye teams receive a boost
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Bionic eye teams receive a boost

Australian researchers welcome the Federal Government’s announcement of a funding extension for bionic eye research.

Samantha Lichter
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Supporting research to restore sight

Engineering PhD candidate Samantha Lichter from the Melbourne Materials Institute and Bionic Vision Australia spoke to Annie Rahilly from the Voice about her work on the bionic eye project and her support for philanthropy and the Believe Campaign for the University of Melbourne.

Dean’s Lecture: Looking Into the Future of the Bionic Eye
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Dean’s Lecture: Looking Into the Future of the Bionic Eye

Professor Anthony Burkitt will present the next Dean’s Lecture about the bionic eye project on Tuesday 28 May, 6-7pm, Elisabeth Murdoch Building. Register now.

Student ingenuity takes centre stage at Endeavour 2012
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Student ingenuity takes centre stage at Endeavour 2012

Crowds gathered at the University of Melbourne today, as over 120 final year projects from Engineering and IT students went on show. The Endeavour Design expo is The Melbourne School of Engineering’s annual showcase of student ingenuity across all disciplines.