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CO2CRC to test new CO2 capture system
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CO2CRC to test new CO2 capture system

Professor Geoff Stevens from the Cooperative Research Centre for Greenhouse Gas Technologies (CO2CRC) and the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering will lead a $4.2 million project to develop field-scale testing of an innovative solvent absorption process for capturing carbon dioxide from power stations.

Bionics Institute heralds new era
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Bionics Institute heralds new era

On Friday 17 June, Prime Minister Julia Gillard launched the Bionics Institute, a strong partner of Bionic Vision Australia.

Research spotlight: the bionic eye
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Research spotlight: the bionic eye

The Melbourne School of Engineering is a key partner of Bionic Vision Australia, a national consortium of researchers, who are developing bionic eye technology to assist in restoring lost vision to people with retinitis pigmentosa and age-related macular degeneration.

Visiting Scholar Lecture: Dr Jim Freer
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Visiting Scholar Lecture: Dr Jim Freer

Dr Jim Freer (University of Bristol) presents a visiting scholar lecture next week, drawing on recent research in environmental modelling for predictions associated with climate change, flooding and in understanding hillslope catchment scale processes.

Nano-diamond research featured in The Age
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Nano-diamond research featured in The Age

The Age has profiled a multidisciplinary research project involving Melbourne School of Engineering academics, that examines how nano-diamonds can be applied to the study of human cells.

CLOUDS Lab team takes out international prize
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CLOUDS Lab team takes out international prize

A team from the Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering’s CLOUDS Lab has taken out the IEEE International Scalable Computing Challenge prize for a new cloud computing platform.