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Professor Ben Shneiderman
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Leading Human Computer Interaction researcher to receive honorary award and to present free lecture at Melbourne

Leading Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) researcher, Professor Ben Shneiderman from the University of Maryland, will this year be awarded a prestigious Doctor of Engineering (Honoris Causa) from the University of Melbourne. He will also present a free public lecture on 14 December.

Engineers awarded HealthTech Innovation Challenge prize to take their products to market
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Engineers awarded HealthTech Innovation Challenge prize to take their products to market

An entrepreneurial team from the Melbourne School of Engineering has used shipping industry technology to develop a robot to aid the rehabilitation of stroke patients. The team, ReCubit, was this week awarded $20,000 from the Graeme Clark Institute’s HealthTech Innovation Challenge.

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Debating Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths a hit for girls

A team of six girls from Clifton Hill Primary School has shown off their debating skills, taking home state bragging rights at the Primary School Statewide Tournament, held at the University of Melbourne.

Rajkumar Buyya takes out leading Australia and New Zealand research award
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Rajkumar Buyya takes out leading Australia and New Zealand research award

Professor Rajkumar Buyya from the Department of Computing and Information Systems has been awarded the 2017 Scopus Researcher Award for Excellence in Innovative Research for Australia and New Zealand.

MSE hosts successful workshop on recycled materials for civil engineering
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MSE hosts successful workshop on recycled materials for civil engineering

Academics from the Department of Infrastructure Engineering hosted a successful workshop discussing using sustainable and recycled materials in civil engineering projects.

A new home for biomedical engineering teaching and research excellence
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A new home for biomedical engineering teaching and research excellence

The Melbourne School of Engineering has officially launched the new Department of Biomedical Engineering, bringing together expertise from leading researchers in fields such as mechanical, electrical and chemical engineering, as well as medicine and mathematics.