UWA Motorsport Launch their Ninth Race Car

Thursday, 1 October 2009

The 2009 UWA Motorsport team proudly launched their new car on Wednesday evening, 30th September, in front of an enthusiastic crowd of 130 guests, including the Vice Chancellor, Professor Alan Robson and Director of Student Services, Jon Stubbs.

UWA Sports Day 2009!

Thursday, 1 October 2009

Exams are looming, Christmas is coming and there's a million-and-one things you should be doing, right?!  You are far too busy to even manage lunch most days and just wish time would stop!  Well guess what - It's time for some TIME OUT! 

Worldwide Universities Network Research Development Fund - Request for Applications

Thursday, 1 October 2009

The Worldwide Universities Network (WUN) Research Development Fund offers grants of up GB£15,000 (approx. AU$27,500) to support research collaborations in the following WUN Global Challenges:

  • Adapting to Climate Change
  • Furthering the Frontiers of Cultural Understanding
  • Opportunities and Challenges of Globalisation

UWA team wins Warman Student Design and Build Competition 2009

Wednesday, 30 September 2009

The Faculty is delighted to offer our congratulations to Steven Davey, Brendan-John Vernall and Christopher Pratt, second year Mechanical Engineering students, who won the national 2009 Warman Competition.

2009 Marshall-Warren Lecture: How Advancements in Science are Made

Wednesday, 30 September 2009

 

In this lecture Professor Douglas Osheroff, 1996 recipient of the Nobel Prize for Physics , will speak on how advances in science are made, and how they may come to benefit mankind.
Professor Osheroff will illustrate some of these strategies in the context of a number of well known discoveries, including the work he did as a graduate student, for which he shared the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1996.

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.

Research and Innovation Showcase - facilities and equipment flyers

Wednesday, 30 September 2009

Do you have current brochures or could you develop a new flyer illustrating facilities and equipment in your area to promote at the Faculty's upcoming Research and Innovation Showcase on 11th November? 

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.