Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment

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Open Now! VC Awards for Research Excellence

Open Now! VC Awards for Research Excellence

Thursday, 7 August 2014

Nominations are being sought for the Vice-Chancellor's Awards for Research Excellence. These awards recognise the significant contribution and excellence in research made by early career researchers of The University of Newcastle.

Bike hubs encourage pedal power

Bike hubs encourage pedal power

Wednesday, 6 August 2014

The University of Newcastle now boasts greater bike storage and end-of-trip facilities, following the construction of two bike hubs at its Callaghan campus.

Super-light metal foam - taking the impact out of auto accidents

Super-light metal foam - taking the impact out of auto accidents

Wednesday, 6 August 2014

University of Newcastle PhD Student Mehdi Taherishargh has developed a low-cost, super-light metal foam with potential applications in the automotive industry that could save lives and prevent damage in an accident.

PhD Scholarship in Nanopositioning

PhD Scholarship in Nanopositioning

Wednesday, 6 August 2014

A PhD scholarship is available for a student to join the Precision and Nanopositioning project at the University of Newcastle under the supervision of Dr Yuen Yong

UON Nursing PhD student off to national 3MT finals

UON Nursing PhD student off to national 3MT finals

Tuesday, 5 August 2014

Nursing PhD student, Gary Crowfoot, has talked his way into the final round of the National/Trans-Tasman Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition, overcoming stiff competition from 17 fellow UON postgraduate researchers.

ARC Future Fellows

ARC Future Fellows

Wednesday, 23 July 2014

Six mid-career researchers at the University of Newcastle (UON) have received funding under the Australian Research Council's (ARC) Future Fellowships scheme, just announced.

Lego Builds Innovation in the Classroom

Lego Builds Innovation in the Classroom

Monday, 21 July 2014

University of Newcastle students, in training to become high school design and technology teachers, have received a lesson in how to transform tedious curriculum into a creative and satisfying Lego learning experience.

BATTLING CLIMATE CHANGE WITH AL GORE

BATTLING CLIMATE CHANGE WITH AL GORE

Friday, 18 July 2014

4th year Environmental Engineering student Declan Clausen took part in leadership training recently with the Climate Reality Project Australia.