Interactive visualisation of magnetic and gravity data over multiple scales

Geophysics researchers win innovation award

Wednesday, 11 September 2013

A team of researchers at The University of Western Australia has been recognised for its work to develop the most innovative use of a geophysical technique.

Professor Jane Lydon

WA writers scoop Queensland awards

Tuesday, 10 September 2013

West Australian writers John Kinsella and Jane Lydon have been recognised in the recent Queensland Literary Awards.

Associate Professor Keith Stubbs

The chemistry is right for award-winning researcher

Monday, 9 September 2013

A leading chemist from The University of Western Australia who is studying the roles that carbohydrates play in nature has added another award to his collection.

ARE Staff Wins ATSE Emerging Future Leaders Fellowship

Friday, 6 September 2013

Assistant Professor Chunbo Ma from the School of Agricultural and Resource Economics has recently been awarded the 2013 Australia China Emerging Future Leaders in Low Emissions Coal Technology Fellowship by the Australian Academy of Sciences and Engineering (ATSE). Eight Australian researchers have been awarded the fellowship from various disciplines by ATSE via a peer nomination process with merit-based assessment.  Preference has been given to early career researchers who have shown the potential to be a future leader with their research established but international linkages with China in need of further development.

Associate Professor Phil Vercoe

Sustainable agriculture project wins Eureka award

Friday, 6 September 2013

A sustainable grazing system using native perennial shrubs to feed livestock and developed by Future Farm Industries Cooperative Research Centre has won the Caring for our Country Landcare Eureka Prize for Sustainable Agriculture.

Coffee cup switch saves trees

Tuesday, 3 September 2013

Reusable coffee cups are helping students at The University of Western Australia to put less rubbish in the bin - and send less waste to landfill.

Kelsey Kennedy in global final of Present Around the World

Engineering student takes on the world

Tuesday, 3 September 2013

A PhD student from The University of Western Australia will take on the world's best young speakers in the global final of the Institution of Engineering and Technology's Present around the World (PATW) 2013 competition after winning the Asia-Pacific Regional competition in Brunei last week.

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UWA IT Service Desk wins prestigious national industry award

Monday, 26 August 2013

itSMF (Service Management Forum) Australia has announced UWA’s IT Service Desk as the winner of the 2013 Service Desk Team Project of the Year Award. 

UWA Publishing book shortlisted for Queensland Literary Award

Wednesday, 21 August 2013

An Unknown Sky and other stories by Susan Midalia, published by UWA Publishing in 2012, has been shortlisted in the 2013 Queensland Literary Awards.

An Unknown Sky, which was also recently longlisted for the Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award, is one of five books shortlisted for the coveted Steele Rudd Award for an Australian short story collection.

Professor John Kinsella

Jam Tree Gully earns John Kinsella National Literary Award

Tuesday, 20 August 2013

Celebrated Australian poet, novelist, critic, essayist and editor John Kinsella has won a prestigious 2013 Prime Minister's Literary Award.