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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
Events / Research

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.

Celebrating 30 years of a hearing revolution
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Celebrating 30 years of a hearing revolution

Thirty years ago, history was made when the first cochlear hearing device was implanted and ‘switched on’. Since then, close to 200,000 people worldwide have benefited from life-changing cochlear implant technology.

Australia’s first bionic eye implant
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Australia’s first bionic eye implant

In a major development, Bionic Vision Australia researchers have successfully performed the first implantation of an early prototype bionic eye with 24 electrodes.