Geophysicists crack open conference

Tuesday, 17 April 2012

The Geophysics group at UWA recently blasted away the opposition at an international conference in Brisbane.

Two of the five major awards for best papers went to UWA, which was the only university to win any prizes.

Monica Kehoe

Japanese research to help WA lupin growers

Friday, 13 April 2012

A disease that affects WA lupin crops will be researched by a student from The University of Western Australia - in Japan.

UWA Publishing shortlisted for 2012 Australian Book Industry Awards

Friday, 13 April 2012

UWA Publishing has been shortlisted for Small Publisher of the Year as part of the 2012 Australian Book Industry Awards (ABIAs).

UWA Publishing shortlisted for 2012 Small Publisher of the Year Award

Friday, 13 April 2012

UWA Publishing has been shortlisted for the esteemed title of Small Publisher of the Year as part of the 2012 Australian Book Industry Awards (ABIAs).

OBEL postgraduate student leads Iona Presentation College student to BioGENEius Challenge win

Wednesday, 11 April 2012

UWA Optical + Biomedical Engineering Laboratory (OBEL) postgraduate student Kelsey Kennedy's mentoring has helped Iona Presentation College Year 11 student Tess Douglass to qualify as one of only two finalists in the BioGENEius Challenge of WA.

Sensear adds to its awards tally

Tuesday, 10 April 2012

An innovative project developed at The University of Western Australia has won spin-out company, Sensear Pty Ltd, the prestigious Frost & Sullivan 2012 Product Differentiation Excellence Award for its "high-noise communication" devices.

Eesha Patel

Engineering student scoops art essay prize

Wednesday, 4 April 2012

An engineering student at The University of Western Australia has challenged the popular notion that engineers are poor communicators by winning the Lawrence Wilson Gallery Art Writing Prize for 2011.

COFS researchers recognised with federal ASCRF grant

Tuesday, 3 April 2012

Assistant Professor Shazzad Hossain, Professor Yuxia Hu and W/Professor Mark Randolph from UWA’s Centre for Offshore Foundation Systems (COFS) and School of Civil and Resource Engineering have just been awarded a significant grant as part of the Australia-China Science and Research Fund (ASCRF).

Dr Cornelia Bertram

Tea tree oil and prostate research tops Cancer Council list

Wednesday, 28 March 2012

An early career researcher and an Honours student from The University of Western Australia are among the winners in this year's annual Cancer Council Western Australia research grants.

Eight UWA students win 2012 Pallottine Scholarships

Eight UWA students win 2012 Pallottine Scholarships

Tuesday, 27 March 2012

Eight Indigenous students were awarded Pallottine Scholarships at the Pallottine Centre on Sunday March 25.