Mark Cassidy visits Keppel Offshore and Marine Technology Centre

Tuesday, 18 January 2011

COFS Director Professor Mark Cassidy is currently visiting the Keppel Offshore and Marine Technology Centre in Singapore.

James McClements

Resourcing Australia’s Future

Tuesday, 18 January 2011

As Western Australia gears up for the next mining boom, one scholarship offered by the UWA Business School is aiming to draw new talent into the industry.

Study reveals sharks may be colour blind

Tuesday, 18 January 2011

New research on how sharks see may help to prevent attacks on humans and assist in the design of fishing gear that may reduce shark bycatch in long-line fisheries.

Dr Marika Guggisberg

Partner violence linked to mental health, drug issues

Tuesday, 18 January 2011

Women subjected to both physical and sexual violence by their partner are much more likely to experience mental health and/or substance use issues, according to a study at The University of Western Australia.

UWA research features at Sri Lanka conference

Tuesday, 18 January 2011

­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Six PhD students and four postdoctorate researchers from The UWA Oceans Institute presented their recent work at the Physics of Estuaries and Coastal Seas (PECS) conference in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

Uncovering buried seagrass secrets in Malaysia

Tuesday, 18 January 2011

Can seagrasses survive when they're buried by sediment?

Three minute thesis on the seventh sense of sharks

Tuesday, 18 January 2011

Marine neurobiology PhD student Ryan Kempster claimed the runner-up prize in UWA's inaugural Three Minute Thesis Competition on July 15.

Missing giants at Ningaloo

Tuesday, 18 January 2011

Is the world's largest fish getting smaller?

Niskin bottles being deployed aboard RV Southern Surveyor. By Yasha Hetzel.

How do 'water cascades' affect marine ecosystems?

Tuesday, 18 January 2011

Biological and physical oceanographers from the Oceans Institute, led by Winthrop Professor Chari Pattiaratchi, have teamed up with the CSIRO to study wintertime continental slope and shelf processes along south-west WA.

For healthy estuary, take one website

Monday, 17 January 2011

Western Suburbs Councils will be able to keep better track of the health of the Swan-Canning River Basin and its coastal receiving waters thanks to a collaboration with The University of Western Australia.