Professor Paul Dastoor and his team develop world first microscope innovation
The new microscope - which uses neutrally charged helium instead of light – allows for delicate material to be accurately imaged with zero damage for the first time. Find out more about the potential applications for this breakthrough discovery.
Laureate Professor Graeme Jameson Awarded Australia's Top Innovator
University of Newcastle Laureate Professor Graeme Jameson AO, the inventor of the Jameson Cell, has won the Prime Minister's Prize for Innovation, the nation’s pre-eminent award for a significant advancement of knowledge through research. The Jameson Cell is estimated to contribute billions to the economy and is used in mines world-wide.
Research and innovation clusters:
partnering with business and industry
Our hubs and clusters are collaborative cross-disciplinary research networks uniting our expertise and driving knowledge exchange.
Laureate Professor Scott Sloan named the 2015 NSW Scientist of the Year
Laureate Professor Scott Sloan has had an outstanding year of achievements. He has been elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society, an International Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering, and this week was named the 2015 NSW Scientist of the Year.
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2. QS World University Rankings by Subject, 2016
3. Hobson’s Good Universities Guide 2015 (socio-economic equity and generic skills)