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Laureate Professor Kevin Galvin.

News • 13 Mar 2018

Laureate Professor Kevin Galvin awarded international honour

University of Newcastle Laureate Professor Kevin Galvin has been awarded the prestigious Antoine M. Gaudin Award, which recognises scientific or engineering contributions that further understanding of the technology of mineral processing.

News • 17 Oct 2016

Laureate Professor Kevin Galvin awarded for innovation

Congratulations to Laureate Professor Kevin Galvin who has been awarded the 2016 NSW Premier’s Prize for Energy Innovation in NSW.

Australian Research Council (ARC)

News • 5 Nov 2015

ARC Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities (LIEF) funding success 2016

Associate Professor Andrew Fleming, Professor Rob Atkin, Professor Erica Wanless, Dr Stuart Prescott, Professor Robert Melchers, Dr John Holdsworth, Dr Patrick Cullen and Associate Professor Patrick Spicer have been awarded $440,000 in ARC Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities (LIEF) funding commencing in 2016 for a Facility for Nanometer Scale Microscopy, Characterization, and Fabrication.

Australian Research Council (ARC)

News • 5 Nov 2015

ARC Discovery Projects funding success 2016

Professor Mark Jones, Dr Kenneth Williams, Dr Wei Chen, Professor George Klinzing and Professor William Clark been awarded $405,000 in ARC Discovery Project funding commencing in 2016 for their research project Modelling of Slug Pneumatic Conveying with an In-situ Microprobe Sensor.

News • 21 Oct 2015

UON Researcher Awarded Australia’s Top Innovator

University of Newcastle Laureate Professor Graeme Jameson AO, has become the inaugural recipient of the Prime Minister's Prize for Innovation.

Jameson cell

News • 11 May 2015

Jameson Cell - $36 billion value to the economy

Laureate Professor Graeme Jameson's invention, the Jameson Cell, has been estimated as adding $36 billion to the Australian economy from 1990 to the end of 2014, according to a recent independent report from Manford Pty Ltd.

News • 10 Feb 2015

Laureate Professor elected to esteemed American academy

Laureate Professor Graeme Jameson, Professor of Chemical Engineering and Director of the Centre for Multiphase Processes has been elected to the US National Academy of Engineering (NAE).

Australian Research Council (ARC)

News • 19 Nov 2014

ARC Discovery Project funding success

Professor Kevin Galvin and Dr Peter Ireland have been awarded more than $434,000 in ARC Discovery Project funding commencing in 2015 for their research project A Paradigm Shift in the Hydrodynamics of Ion Flotation.

Iron ore

News • 13 Jun 2014

$3.2m ARC funding

The University of Newcastle has been awarded $3.2 million from the Australian Research Council (ARC) to establish a new research hub, in collaboration with industry, dedicated to future-proofing Australia's iron ore production and exports.

Professor Kevin Galvin

News • 22 May 2014

Professor Galvin crowned outstanding Australian innovator

The creator of the Reflux Classifier, University of Newcastle Professor Kevin Galvin, has been crowned one of Australia's top innovators for his advanced research in chemical engineering and contribution to the mining and minerals industries.

Dr Mark Lock

News • 8 Nov 2013

$8.8M ARC funding

The Australian Research Council (ARC) has today awarded $8.8 million in Discovery Project research funding to the University of Newcastle. The funding will extend across 19 projects, an increase of 6 projects and $4.2 million since last year.

Jameson

News • 1 Nov 2013

NSW Scientist of the Year

University of Newcastle Laureate Professor Graeme Jameson AO has been awarded the NSW Scientist of the Year at the 2013 NSW Science and Engineering Awards held tonight at Government House in Sydney.

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