Collaboration and Competition: How Students Act Online

Thursday, 9 December 2010

While Generation Y may have embraced online social networking sites with gusto, a new study by UWA Business School researchers has found that university students are often reluctant to participate in university online learning forums.

Healthy sex life not only for the young

Wednesday, 8 December 2010

A new study published in the prestigious medical journal Annals of Internal Medicine has found a link between levels of testosterone and sexual activity in older men.

Mr Charles Morgan

Generous donation extends state genome research

Wednesday, 8 December 2010

A philanthropic gift of almost $1million to The University of Western Australia to purchase state-of-the-art genome sequencing and genetic analysis equipment will provide benefits for the whole community, according to Vice-Chancellor, Professor Alan Robson.

W/Professor Eric May receiving his award

2010 Early Career Scientist of the Year Award - W/Prof Eric May

Tuesday, 7 December 2010

One of the Centre for Energy’s lead researchers and Deputy Director, W/Professor Eric May, was awarded the 2010 Early Career Scientist of the Year Award at the West Australian Science Awards luncheon last week.

The West Australian Science Awards honour the outstanding and groundbreaking achievements of Western Australia’s science and innovation community and recognise the important role of science in Western Australia.

LIGO-Australia Gingin site

Black hole observatory one step closer

Monday, 6 December 2010

Five leading Australian universities have joined together to seek funding for a major international gravitational wave observatory in Australia (LIGO-Australia).

Raine Foundation announces medical research grants

Friday, 3 December 2010

The Raine Medical Research Foundation has awarded seven Priming Grants-in-aid for the two-year period 2011-2012, with a funding allocation of $935,000 to: 

UWA's time and resources scientists top awards

Wednesday, 1 December 2010

The strength of science at The University of Western Australia was recognised again today with the announcements of the winners of the Western Australian Science Awards.

UWA research receives lion's share of national funding

Wednesday, 1 December 2010

The world's most precise clock - developed at The University of Western Australia - will be subject to testing in space as a result of Federal funding announced today.

COFS awarded $740,000 from two new grants

Wednesday, 1 December 2010

COFS, in collaboration with Keppel Offshore and Marine Pty Ltd, Singapore, was recently awarded an ARC Linkage Grant in the latest ARC funding round. COFS was also awarded an ARC Discovery Grant.