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UON teams to accelerate their research into practice

UON teams to accelerate their research into practice

Thursday, 22 September 2016

Three University Of Newcastle teams will successfully test their research and ideas with the CSIRO’s On Prime pre-accelerator program.

PhD Scholarship - Next-generation communication networks via caching

PhD Scholarship - Next-generation communication networks via caching

Monday, 19 September 2016

The school for Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Newcastle is offering a PhD scholarship to study a new  technique of caching for next-generation communication networks. The successful applicant will study under the supervision of Dr Lawrence Ong.

Research draws link between infertility and mobile phones

Research draws link between infertility and mobile phones

Friday, 16 September 2016

A team of researchers at the University of Newcastle (UON) have drawn a link between mobile phone radiation and a negative impact on sperm motility – the ability of sperm to swim – highlighting the potential danger of storing a mobile phone near male genitalia for prolonged periods.

National awards salute teaching excellence

National awards salute teaching excellence

Wednesday, 14 September 2016

Four remarkable University of Newcastle academic staff have received national acclaim for their significant contribution to the quality of student learning.

Student animator draws interest from international animation giant

Student animator draws interest from international animation giant

Wednesday, 14 September 2016

A University of Newcastle (UON) animation student has been hand-picked from over 900 international entries to produce an animated film for children’s television network Nickelodeon.

Gender equity at conferences

Gender equity at conferences

Wednesday, 7 September 2016

A recent piece published in Elsevier explored the successful International Colloids Conference in Berlin. What was notable about this conference was that it contained the perfect gender balance in both keynote and invited speakers.

UON researchers shine in a glittering field of finalists

UON researchers shine in a glittering field of finalists

Wednesday, 7 September 2016

The University of Newcastle (UON) Alumni Awards Finalists have been announced, and we are delighted to see a broad range of UON researchers represented in the outstanding field.

UON researchers scoop reproductive biology awards

UON researchers scoop reproductive biology awards

Thursday, 1 September 2016

UON reproductive science researchers have been highly recognised with a host of awards at the Society For Reproductive Biology (SRB) Conference.