UWA microspectrometer on its way to creating major impact

Wednesday, 23 December 2015

New miniature sensor technology capable of analysing anything from crop quality to the freshness of fruit and vegetables in the supermarket could soon be made available to consumers after a licencing deal between The University of Western Australia and private firm Panorama Synergy (ASX:PSY).

REV Director and EECE Professor Thomas Braunl

REV Project Director and EECE Professor Thomas Braunl announces Australia’s first electric ski

Thursday, 17 December 2015

A team of students from The University of Western Australia, led by EECE Professor Thomas Braunl, has built Australia’s first electric personal watercraft, commonly referred to as a jet ski.

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Top score for Business and Management research at UWA

Tuesday, 15 December 2015

UWA has received a rating of ‘well above world standard’ – the highest possible score – for its research in Business and Management.

Kent Anderson and Lindsay O'Sullivan

UWA teaming with CCI to help make bright ideas reality

Wednesday, 9 December 2015

The University of Western Australia has announced a new partnership with peak industry body the Chamber of Commerce and Industry WA in a bid to create new commercial opportunities for its research staff and provide local businesses with better access to its scientific expertise.

Finance students outperform ASX200

Wednesday, 9 December 2015

A share portfolio managed by UWA Finance students and Viburnum Funds has outperformed the Australian market.

Innovation

UWA welcomes Prime Minister's innovation statement

Monday, 7 December 2015

The University of Western Australian congratulates the Prime Minister on today’s announcement of the National Innovation and Science Agenda and is committed to working with the Federal Government to turn the plan into reality.

Mali delegation sign MOU

Mali looks to WA to develop its meat and livestock industry

Monday, 7 December 2015

On Monday 7 December, a delegation from Mali, signed a Memoranda of Understanding between The University of Western Australia and two Malian universities specialising in agricultural sciences.

The rammed earth St Thomas More Cathedral in Margaret River

Rammed Earth

Wednesday, 2 December 2015

The earth beneath our feet is arguably the world’s most sustainable building material – and it has stood the test of time in landmark buildings such as Spain’s Alhambra. UWA is exploring the benefits of rammed earth construction and participating in an ARC Linkage project with industry and government.

UWA's Summer Music Academy seeking talented young musicians

Tuesday, 24 November 2015

Talented young music students are invited to apply for The University of Western Australia's Summer Music Academy from December 7 to 11.

UWA to host international energy economics conference

Tuesday, 24 November 2015

Some of the world’s leading energy economics experts will attend an international conference to address Asia’s future energy needs at The University of Western Australia in February next year.