Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment

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PhD Opportunity - Numerical modelling of the iron ore sintering process

PhD Opportunity - Numerical modelling of the iron ore sintering process

Thursday, 17 August 2017

A PhD Scholarship is available through the Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment at the University of Newcastle for a student to investigate Numerical modelling of the iron ore sintering process under the supervision of Professor Geoff Evans, and Associate Professor Tom Honeyands.

PhD Opportunity - Realising Resilience at Hunter Water

PhD Opportunity - Realising Resilience at Hunter Water

Thursday, 17 August 2017

Two PhD Scholarships are available through the Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment at the University of Newcastle for for a research program in realising resilience at Hunter Water under the supervision of Associate Professor Graham Brewer

$100,000 grant for Newcastle STEM outreach program

$100,000 grant for Newcastle STEM outreach program

Monday, 14 August 2017

The University of Newcastle’s innovative Science and Engineering Challenge has attracted a $100,000 grant from the NSW Chief Scientist and Engineer’s office to run events and give regional schools access to exciting STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) activities.

Research Warns of Wetland Wipeout

Research Warns of Wetland Wipeout

Thursday, 10 August 2017

A new study published in prestigious Nature Communications has found that the world’s coastal wetlands, which have existed for thousands of years, may now have the same average life expectancy of a human being - approximately 80 years.

Research on engineering behaviour of compacted soil recognised

Research on engineering behaviour of compacted soil recognised

Friday, 28 July 2017

Research Associate Dr Glen Burton from the University of Newcastle (UON) has received the prestigious D. H. Trollope award for his research paper investigating compacted soils.

UON Architecture Student Revels in Experience of Glenn Murcutt Masterclass

UON Architecture Student Revels in Experience of Glenn Murcutt Masterclass

Monday, 24 July 2017

Master of Architecture student, Derrick Chu, was able to participate in this intensive two-week design studio workshop.

Challenging perceptions of disaster through film

Challenging perceptions of disaster through film

Friday, 21 July 2017

Dr Jason von Meding, senior lecturer in Disaster Risk Reduction at UON’s School of Architecture and Built Environment has been busy filming DEVIATE: a documentary produced by Thirtyrev which will tell the stories of marginalised people worldwide that are most affected by disasters.

Engineering a response to climate change

Engineering a response to climate change

Tuesday, 18 July 2017

A team of UON Researchers has won the 2017 IFAC Foundation award for work showing how techniques in systems and control engineering can be applied to quantifying the economic damage of greenhouse gas emissions.