UWA Intellectual Property Commercialisation Seminar

Wednesday, 30 September 2009

The Office of Industry and Innovation is pleased to offer UWA staff and postgraduate students this FREE opportunity to learn about UWA Intellectual Property commercialisation. Researchers who are new to UWA are particularly encouraged to attend, as are those with projects that involve industry partners.

Information Session for prospective ARC Professorial, QEII and Australian Research Fellows

Wednesday, 30 September 2009

The Australian Research Council funds Australian Professorial, Queen Elizabeth II and Australian Research Fellows through the Discovery Projects scheme. This information session will provide invaluable guidance and hints and tips on developing a winning application, with input from speakers with a wealth of experience in applying for and assessing ARC Fellowships.

Uranium and nuclear energy in WA: technical, security, economic, social points of view by Dr Ian Duncan

Wednesday, 30 September 2009

This lecture is presented by The Energy and Minerals Initiative and the Institute of Advanced Studies at The University of Western Australia.

Biofuels from Algae - Status and Prospects - Seminar by Professor Michael Borowitzka

Wednesday, 30 September 2009

This seminar is a part of the bioenergy forum developed by UWA Federation Fellow Steven Smith. The forum is aimed at a multi disciplinary audience interested in future energy needs.
Everyone is welcome to join for presentations, discussions and networking.

Challenges in Materials Science for Sustainable Energy – lecture by Professor Klaus Ploog, Paul Drude Institute, Germany

Tuesday, 29 September 2009

Energy and materials have a long-standing and mutually enriching relationship. In this talk Professor Ploog will show that materials science offers unique possibilities to improve key properties of energy supplies.       

Natural Gas Hydrate in Flow Assurance Workshop

Tuesday, 29 September 2009

This workshop is aimed at providing state-of-the-art practice in flow assurance for hydrates, one of the largest problems in offshore production and it will be valuable to individuals involved in the field of flow assurance.

Workshop - Research Leaders Program: Managing People in a Research Context

Wednesday, 16 September 2009

This workshop is designed for UWA research-active staff, postgraduate students, school managers or research associates who are affiliated with UWA research projects or groups.

ARC Future Fellowships - support for future applicants

Tuesday, 15 September 2009

To help us plan for the next round of ARC Future Fellowships, it would be most helpful to know of any ECM researchers and non-UWA researchers who would be interested in applying in the next ARC Future Fellowships round, when it is announced.  

Call for applications: UWA Research Collaboration Awards - Round 2

Tuesday, 15 September 2009

The UWA Research Collaboration Awards (RCA) provide funding to support new and developing initiatives that will expand the University's external research collaborations both nationally and internationally. Please note changes to the scheme and read the Frequently Asked Questions, both in the guidelines for Round 2.

ARC Discovery and NHMRC Projects 2011 - expressions of interest

Tuesday, 15 September 2009

To assist in planning support and providing information over the next 6 months we strongly urge you to let us know if you are considering applying for ARC Discovery Project/Fellowship or NHMRC Project/Fellowship funding in the next funding rounds.