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Hydrodynamic forces tapped for therapeutic purposes
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Hydrodynamic forces tapped for therapeutic purposes

Novel hydrodynamic modelling is helping to unravel the forces behind the life-threatening clumping of human proteins that can trigger type 2 diabetes, Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’s disease, as well as many other conditions.

Student ingenuity shines at Endeavour exhibition 2016
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Student ingenuity shines at Endeavour exhibition 2016

A battery that charges over wifi is just one of the student inventions launched at the Endeavour Engineering & IT Exhibition 2016, the University of Melbourne’s showcase of Engineering and IT design projects.

3D printing; house of cards; plastic; machine; MAP; Katie Ewing; Jin Png; Meet3D
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Making new functional polymers for 3D printers

Chemical engineers at the University of Melbourne have found a way to 3D print smart polymers that can perform a function, in a way that is cheaper, cleaner and more accessible than ever before.

Research students in the Polymer Science Group Laboratory, within the Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
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Polymer implants provide next generation medical treatments

The potential of miniature implants to deliver controlled doses of medicine over many months is expected to revolutionise health care and improve treatment for an increasingly wide range of conditions over the next decade.

Nanoscale engineering transforms particles into LEGO like building blocks
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Nanoscale engineering transforms particles into LEGO like building blocks

Researchers have developed a nanoscale engineering method that transforms tiny particles into “LEGO- like” modular building blocks.

New facility to create safe carbon storage
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New facility to create safe carbon storage

CO2CRC Limited and the University of Melbourne have launched new $7.56 million emissions reduction laboratories aimed at providing clean, efficient and cost-effective energy for Australia.