On the lookout … Associate Professor Euan Harvey with a stereo-video rig

A new way to count and measure fish

Monday, 12 December 2011

Associate Professor Euan Harvey and his colleagues have spent literally thousands of hours looking at underwater video of fish recorded in remote locations around Australia and New Zealand.

Professor Alan Robson and Mr Colin Beckett

Chevron and UWA extend partnership in gas processing research

Friday, 9 December 2011

One of the world's leading integrated energy companies Chevron has invested more than $5.7 million to establish an endowment capable of supporting a Professorial Chair in Gas Process Engineering in perpetuity at The University of Western Australia.

Professor David White

UWA engineer is WA's tallest poppy

Friday, 9 December 2011

A geotechnical engineer whose work is used to assess the stability of all major pipelines being designed to tap Australia's offshore gas resources is the overall winner of the WA Young Tall Poppy Science Awards.

New UWA report to put spotlight on shop trading hours

Thursday, 8 December 2011

A new report into shop trading hours in Western Australia will be launched at The University of Western Australia next Monday.

Professor Jonathan Carapetis and Winthrop Professor Fiona Stanley

Vice-Chancellor welcomes appointment of new Director, Telethon Institute for Child Health Research

Wednesday, 7 December 2011

Professor Alan Robson, Vice-Chancellor of The University of Western Australia, today welcomed the appointment of leading paediatrician and infectious diseases specialist Professor Jonathan Carapetis as Director of Perth's Telethon Institute for Child Health Research.

Winthrop Professor Bill Louden and Greater Geraldton Mayor Ian Carpenter

Regional cities to benefit from research partnership

Monday, 5 December 2011

The needs of regional cities will be better served under a new agreement to be signed this week between The University of Western Australia and the WA Regional Cities Alliance.

UWA Sustainable Development research presented at national transport forum

Monday, 5 December 2011

Findings from the UWA Sustainable Development Student Research Program were presented to delegates from around the nation at the 2011 Australasian Transport Research Forum.

Dr Nicholas Watts, OI Director W/Prof Carlos Duarte and W/Prof Gary Kendrick

Bid to introduce a Commonwealth fisheries policy

Monday, 5 December 2011

The UWA Oceans Institute has been invited to add its support a proposal to introduce a fisheries policy for Commonwealth countries.

Bushfire prediction technology put to the test

Monday, 5 December 2011

New bushfire prediction technology developed at The University of Western Australia is being tested this summer with live trials using a fire authority helicopter.

New multi-million-dollar gas research deal

Monday, 5 December 2011

A new multi-million-dollar investment by Chevron Australia to significantly boost gas processing research at The University of Western Australia will be announced on Friday December 9.