Call for nominations: Fresh Science 2010

Tuesday, 16 February 2010

Nominations are now open for Fresh Science 2010.

This national event brings together scientists, the media and the public to:  

  • enhance reporting of Australian science;
  • highlight and encourage debate on the role of science in Australian society;
  • provide role models for the next generation of Australian scientists. 

UWA Safety and Health Office (SHO) monthly newsletter

Thursday, 4 February 2010

UWA Safety and Health Office (SHO) distributes a monthly safety newsletter to all safety personnel and managers, but is mindful that wider distribution may be regarded as unsolicited or unwanted mail by some individuals. 

Congratulations to Emily S. Tan, PhD student in Mechanical Engineering

Monday, 25 January 2010

The Faculty is delighted to offer our congratulations to PhD student, Emily S. Tan, who has been awarded Best Presentation Award at the 20th Australasian Association for Engineering Education (AAEE 2009) for presenting a paper titled "How Consulting Engineers Interact with their Clients." 

Congratulations to Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities Funding Winners

Tuesday, 15 December 2009

The ARC's Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities Funding (LIEF) scheme provides funding for large-scale cooperative initiatives, so that expensive infrastructure, equipment and facilities can be shared by researchers in partnered organisations.

UWA Motorsport takes second place at Australasia Championship

Tuesday, 15 December 2009

The University of Western Australia's Motorsport team continued its successful run by claiming second place overall in the Formula SAE Australasia event in Melbourne at the weekend.

The event was won by Monash University while University of Wollongong took third place.

Congratulations to Professor David White

Monday, 14 December 2009

The Faculty is delighted to offer our congratulations to Professor David White, who won the Anton Hales Medal for 2010, recognising his contribution to Earth sciences. 

Congratulations to Winthrop Professor Cheryl Praeger

Monday, 14 December 2009

The Faculty wishes to offer our congratulations to Winthrop Professor Cheryl Praeger who has been named Western Australia's 2009 Scientist of the year.

Congratulations to Mechanical Engineering Students

Monday, 14 December 2009

For the second year in a row, first-year engineering students from The University of Western Australia have triumphed in the Engineers Without Borders Australia Challenge.

Congratulations to Hemlata Wadhwa, PhD student in Mechanical Engineering

Wednesday, 9 December 2009

The Faculty offers our congratulations to Hemlata Wadhwa who has been awarded Best Student Paper Presentation at the 9th Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference (EMAC 2009) held at the University of Adelaide from 6th - 9th December for presenting the work on ‘Hydrodynamic forces on an oscillating disk under a free surface'.

2009 Christmas Party!

Thursday, 26 November 2009

Ho ho ho... don those Santa hats and come and celebrate the festive season and the end of another successful year, at the Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics 2009 Christmas Party.