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.

Community interest sought in New Fortune Theatre

Monday, 5 December 2011

To restore or not restore, that is the question The University of Western Australia wants to ask the wider community as it undertakes a Lotterywest funded community interest feasibility study into the future of UWA's New Fortune Theatre.

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.

Normal cells transformed by activated Cbl

Researchers find clue to cancer cell survival

Monday, 5 December 2011

Protein and cell biology research at The University of Western Australia has contributed to a ground-breaking international study that demonstrates a way to alter the survival of cancer cells.

Ananth Dev Tayal

Engineering award to shape green energy research

Wednesday, 30 November 2011

Australia's increasing focus on green energy technology has led to a graduate from The University of Western Australia being awarded a prestigious 2012 Menzies Engineering Scholarship. 

Call for engineering to focus on social justice

Wednesday, 30 November 2011

A call for engineering research to be driven by social need rather than military or market forces is the topic of a discussion at The University of Western Australia by visiting Professor Juan Lucena of the Colorado School of Mines in the US.

Raine Foundation announces medical research grants

Tuesday, 29 November 2011

The Raine Medical Research Foundation has awarded seven Priming Grants for the two year period 2012-2013, with a funding allocation of $920,340 to:

Conference tackles rise of liver diseases

Monday, 28 November 2011

The incidence of liver diseases, which has doubled in Australia in the last 10 years, is the focus of an international conference at The University of Western Australia.

Research Fellow Winthrop Professor Malcolm McCulloch

Machines to revolutionise WA research

Monday, 28 November 2011

The University of Western Australia has launched a new state-of-the-art geochemical facility that includes two powerful new machines, the first of their kind in WA, which together provide unrivalled capabilities and innovative research opportunities across a wide spectrum of fields for WA scientists.