The Australian newspaper's Innovation Challenge award goes to team led by EECE's Associate Professor Robert McLaughlin and Professor David Sampson

Wednesday, 16 December 2015

A team of biomedical engineers and doctors, led by EECE Associate Professor Robert McLaughlin and Professor David Sampson, from The University of Western Australia has won The Australian newspaper’s Innovation Challenge for developing the world’s smallest handheld microscope.

EECE student David O'Brien receives 1st prize at ESSA's first poster competition

Wednesday, 16 December 2015

For the first time, the Electrical Energy Society of Australia (ESSA) staged an undergraduate project poster competition. Final Year Project students whose project was related to Electrical Energy were encouraged to participate in the competition.

Dr Mark Waters

Crop productivity and WA heritage winners in latest ARC funding

Wednesday, 16 December 2015

A project led by Dr Mark Waters from UWA to find new ways to improve crop productivity and one by UWA’s Professor Alistair Paterson to help preserve the heritage of the state’s north-west are winners in the latest round of funding grants from the Australian Research Council (ARC).

EECE Professor Kit Po Wong and his team are the recipients of the 2015 Best Paper Award for the IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics

Friday, 14 August 2015

EECE Professor Kit Po Wong and his team are the recipients of the 2015 Best Paper Award for the IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics for the paper entitled “Coordinated Control of Grid-Connected Photovoltaic Reactive Power and Battery Energy Storage Systems to Improve the Voltage Profile of a Residential Distribution Feeder”.

Paul Ostergaard, former EECE student, made Engineer Australia’s Top 100 Most Influential Engineers list

Monday, 3 August 2015

UWA Alumni and former EECE student, Paul Ostergaard, made Engineers Australia’s list of Top 100 Most Influential Engineers.

Clough scholarships encourage next generation of talented engineers

Thursday, 11 June 2015

Two of The University of Western Australia’s (UWA) most promising engineering students, Elizabeth Duguid (EECE) and Mark Musulin (MECH), have been awarded Clough Engineering Scholarships to complete their Masters in Professional Engineering.

UWA Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics Teaching and Learning Awards

Friday, 22 May 2015

The Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics congratulates all the recipients of its 2015 Teaching and Learning Awards.

Emeritus Professor Nassibian, founding father of the Microelectronics Research Group, has passed away

Wednesday, 29 April 2015

Armenag Nassibian, Emeritus Professor at the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering at UWA (1968-1993), passed away on 29 April 2015. 

Engineering, Computing and Mathematics Prizes Breakfast 2015

Tuesday, 21 April 2015

In April, The University of Western Australia's Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics recently hosted the annual Faculty Prizes Breakfast, honouring the brightest students for their successes within the 2014 academic year.

UWA engineering students unearth winning solutions at ‘mining hackathon’

Friday, 27 March 2015

In late March, a team of undergraduate student engineers, including an electrical engineering student, from The University of Western Australia won first prize at the Unearthed 54-hour hackathon event held at Perth's Spacecubed to support innovation in the mining industry.

(Left to right) Dr Peter Peeling, Dr Tristan Clemons, Dr Brendan Kennedy

UWA home to outstanding young scientists

Thursday, 20 November 2014

Three emerging scientists from The University of Western Australia have been chosen from disciplines spanning Cancer treatments, Effects of Exercise and Nanotechnology to be recognised as the State's brightest young researchers in this year's prestigious Tall Poppy Awards.

(Left to right) Christobel Saunders, David Sampson and Robert McLaughlin

UWA scoops innovation prizes for medical breakthroughs

Thursday, 6 November 2014

The University of Western Australia might be the oldest university in the State, but its researchers are leading the way in new technologies, taking out major prizes in the 2014 WA Innovator of the Year Awards for inventions that will improve the health of millions of people worldwide.

Stuart Speidel (left) and Professor Keith Crews

Green light for green transport idea

Thursday, 4 September 2014

With electric vehicles soaring in popularity worldwide and 23 renewable energy vehicle (REV) charging stations around WA, a new program is a win-win for green transport, and for the student who developed it.

Microscope in a needle team

Microscope in a needle an award finalist

Friday, 1 August 2014

The world's smallest microscope - which can fit into a needle and is capable of detecting cancer cells often missed by surgeons - has earned its inventors at The University of Western Australia a place in the finals of the 2014 WA Innovator of the Year Awards.

Electric vehicle recharge station

Renewable vehicle and marine imaging tools impress at WA tech awards

Tuesday, 24 June 2014

A postgraduate student project and The University of Western Australia's supercomputing hub have been recognised in Western Australia's premier Information and Communications Technologies awards.