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The ones and zeroes of life: Computational biology and the trajectory of scale
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The ones and zeroes of life: Computational biology and the trajectory of scale

Professor Justin Zobel, Professor of Computational Bioinformatics at the Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering, and Dr Ajay Royyuru, Head of the Computational Biology Center at IBM Research, discuss the challenges of computational biology and their work on the Genographic Project.

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GO8 European Fellow to join CSSE

The Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering will host, Group of Eight (GO8) European Fellow, Dr Gintare Grigonyte, from Lithuania, in 2011.

Where are you? How we describe place
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Where are you? How we describe place

Associate Professor Stephan Winter from the Melbourne School of Engineering (MSE) is leading a research team of experts in linguistics, computer science and spatial information science to try and bridge the gap in the way we explain locations to our friends and how we type descriptions into mapping services such as google maps or in-car navigation services.

$4 million collaboration to advance global broadband
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$4 million collaboration to advance global broadband

A $4 million ARC linkage grant between NEC and the Melbourne School of Engineering was officially announced last week. The collaboration will advance wireless broadband communication systems, dramatically increasing data rates for mobile devices, and will help deliver broadband services to remote locations that cannot be serviced by optical fibre.

Electrical engineering graduate wins global IET award
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Electrical engineering graduate wins global IET award

Kyle Slater has won the Institute of Engineering & Technology (IET) global student engineering competition at the 2010 IET Ambition Awards, for his final University of Melbourne electrical engineering project, SoundBeam.

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Outstanding paper award at ITS World Congress

Han Wang and Stephan Winter were the authors of a paper that won an Outstanding Paper Award at the ITS World Congress in Korea.