Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment

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International honour for cybersecurity expert

International honour for cybersecurity expert

Wednesday, 18 October 2017

A renowned cybersecurity authority from the University of Newcastle (UON) has received the 2017 Mahatma Gandhi Pravasi Samman award, which recognises the outstanding achievements of people from Indian origin who have made a significant contribution outside of their home country.

New outdoor area provides respite for domestic violence survivors

New outdoor area provides respite for domestic violence survivors

Tuesday, 17 October 2017

The University of Newcastle (UON) has facilitated a much-needed renovation of play equipment at a local women’s refuge, helping to transform the outdoor space at Jenny’s Place into a safe area that mothers and their children can enjoy together.

Support for women in STEM launched in the Hunter

Support for women in STEM launched in the Hunter

Friday, 15 September 2017

Hunter Women in STEM and Entrepreneurship (HunterWiSE), a new STEM outreach program based on mentorship, was launched on Monday 31 July 2017.

Year 7 and 8 STEM event a big success

Year 7 and 8 STEM event a big success

Thursday, 14 September 2017

Over 700 students from 30 Hunter high schools went head to head in the week long ‘Build ME a Future Days’ event, at the University of Newcastle in May.

The new material set to improve road safety

The new material set to improve road safety

Wednesday, 13 September 2017

Engineers from the University of Newcastle have developed a new material which has the potential to change the future of road safety.

PHD Scholarship: Optimisation and Multi-Agent Systems (Computer Science)

PHD Scholarship: Optimisation and Multi-Agent Systems (Computer Science)

Thursday, 7 September 2017

A PhD scholarship opportunity is available within the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science for a student to study Optimisation and Multi-Agent Systems in the Hunter Valley coal industry, under the supervision of  Dr Alexandre Mendes.

High hopes for hemp seed solution to Williamtown contamination

High hopes for hemp seed solution to Williamtown contamination

Wednesday, 6 September 2017

University of Newcastle researchers believe hemp seed might provide a real solution to the Williamtown contamination crisis.

UON ranked in world’s best by THE

UON ranked in world’s best by THE

Wednesday, 6 September 2017

The University of Newcastle (UON) continues to stand strong among the world’s best, ranking in the top 300 universities in the world, in the 2018 Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings.