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Engineering limbs: Helping amputees walk in Vietnam
Events / News

Engineering limbs: Helping amputees walk in Vietnam

In his upcoming public lecture, Professor Peter Lee from the Department of Mechanical Engineering discusses biomechanical engineering research and the development low-cost artificial limbs.

Melbourne University – now with drones!
News

Melbourne University – now with drones!

New opportunities in remote sensing and research data acquisition will be generated with the launch of a new drone project, the Melbourne Unmanned Aircraft Systems Integration Platform, also known as MUASIP.

Celebrating women in entrepreneurship
News

Celebrating women in entrepreneurship

As the year draws to a close, the Melbourne School of Engineering and the Melbourne Accelerator Program (MAP) reflect on all that women in entrepreneurship have achieved throughout 2015.

Marita Cheng leads Victorian Tech School Initiative
News

Marita Cheng leads Victorian Tech School Initiative

Former Young Australian of the Year and Melbourne School of Engineering alumnus Marita Cheng has been named ambassador of the Victorian government’s Tech School Initiative, a program enabling students to supplement their studies and acquire STEM skills.

Robotics and the reality of science fiction
Research

Robotics and the reality of science fiction

Dr Denny Oetomo’s latest work has focused on exploring the use of robotics to improve the recovery of upper limb use following nervous system injuries such as strokes.