Prof Dongke Zhang and President Ji Zhou

President of the Chinese Academy of Engineering visits Centre for Energy

Wednesday, 24 November 2010

Professor Ji Zhou, President of the Chinese Academy of Engineering (CAE) attended an informal dinner at W/Prof Dongke Zhang’s home on 14th November 2010 before visiting the UWA Centre for Energy the following day.

Partnership to protect Kimberley rock-art heritage

Tuesday, 23 November 2010

The University of Western Australia and the philanthropic body Kimberley Foundation Australia have joined forces in an effort to protect the unique and spectacular rock-art of the Kimberley region.

Brain-trading with Europe

Tuesday, 23 November 2010

Associate Professor Florian Fusseis has returned to UWA after a trip to northern Europe to discuss developments in geothermal power.

FNAS congratulates its two recipients of the NHMRC Fellowship

Tuesday, 23 November 2010

The outcomes of the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Research Fellowship applications were recently announced by the Minister for Mental Health and Ageing, the Hon Mark Butler.

Two of the successful applicants are in the Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences - Professor Sarah Dunlop and Assistant Professor Jenny Rodger for their research on the neurosciences.

UWA Business School wins four ARC grants

Monday, 22 November 2010

The University of Western Australia Business School has won three Australian Research Council (ARC) Discovery grants and one ARC Linkage grant in the 2011 round of funding.

Art explores biodiversity

Monday, 22 November 2010

Artists, scientists, humanities scholars and conservationists will discuss issues surrounding biodiversity at the three-day symposium organised by The University of Western Australia's SymbioticA.

Electric Lotus in drive for sustainable transport future

Friday, 19 November 2010

A high-performance sports car, converted to run on renewable energy with a maximum speed of around 200km/hour and a range of 110km, was launched at The University of Western Australia today.

Funding ensures UWA continues to serve the community

Thursday, 18 November 2010

The quality of research at The University of Western Australia has again been recognised in national funding this week.

Jo Brown and Jess Fob discussing project

New gas reserve discovered in Swan River

Thursday, 18 November 2010

A new $63 million Indian Ocean Marine Research Centre based at The University of Western Australia will boost marine science capacity in Australia, according to UWA Vice-Chancellor Professor Alan Robson.

WA helps world's biggest genetic study of asthma

Thursday, 18 November 2010

A large international genetic study of asthma is being hailed as huge leap forward in understanding and treating asthma, according to researchers.