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Engineering and IT PhD research on show for 3 Minute Thesis
News

Engineering and IT PhD research on show for 3 Minute Thesis

Two Melbourne School of Engineering PhD students took to the stage and pitched their research projects for the University of Melbourne 3 Minute Thesis Grand Final on Thursday 8 September.

Girton Grammar takes top honours in 2016 Amazing Spaghetti Machine Contest
News

Girton Grammar takes top honours in 2016 Amazing Spaghetti Machine Contest

Girton Grammar has brought home the glory in this year’s Amazing Spaghetti Machine Contest, with their creative contraption designed to water a plant.

Some places should be off limits for games such as Pokémon GO
Opinion

Some places should be off limits for games such as Pokémon GO

It is not just buildings of note, art, and murals that are transformed by Pokémon GO. Also included in the game are private homes, memorials, museums, gravestones and hospitals. Are there places that Pokémon GO should not go?

The Pokémon GO craze sees gamers hit the streets but it comes with a warning
Opinion

The Pokémon GO craze sees gamers hit the streets but it comes with a warning

Pokémon GO uses an augmented reality interface that overlays 3D digital content of the game onto a smartphone’s camera feed, allowing players to see their Pokémon as if they were in physical space.

CIS PhD candidate awarded Anita Borg Scholarship
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CIS PhD candidate awarded Anita Borg Scholarship

PhD candidate Yali Zhao, from the Department of Computing and Information Systems, has been awarded a Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship for the Asia Pacific.

Thinking Machines in the Physical World
Events

Thinking Machines in the Physical World

Melbourne hosted IEEE Conference, Thinking Machines in the Physical World – on Norbert Weiner in the 21st Century from 13-15 July 2016.