International award-winning technology that can better predict the speed, direction and intensity of bushfires is now in operation, ready for Western Australia's southern bushfire season. ...[Read more]
Two early career researchers from The University of Western Australia's Faculty of Science have won an international award for Research Excellence from the Modelling and Simulation Society of Australia and New Zealand....[Read more]
How do black holes wreak havoc on galaxies? Associate Professor Chris Power at The University of Western Australia's node of the International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research (ICRAR) - has more than $600,000 and four years in which to answer that question....[Read more]
To mark the publication of Breast Cancer: The facts written by Professor Christobel Saunders and colleague Dr Sunil Jassal, the School of Surgery at The University of Western Australia is holding a book launch and art exhibition at UWA's Cullity Gallery.
Since European settlement, 60 per cent of Australia's native rodent species have become extinct or threatened with extinction. Researchers at The University of Western Australia aim to gain a better understanding of sperm competition, sexual conflict and gamete evolution in mice, which may help to conserve remaining native rodents.
A two-week international summer school in oceanography to improve forecasts of ocean behaviour, which has attracted 20 lecturers and 70 students from more than 30 countries, begins at The University of Western Australia on Monday.
The University of Western Australia has signed a collaborative agreement with the China University of Mining and Technology (CUMT) and the University of Queensland to strengthen cooperation in mining research.
In a project that will help understand the causes of lung disease, researchers at The University of Western Australia working with 96 scientists from 63 centres in Europe and Australia have identified five common genetic variations which affect lung function.
From monitoring burping sheep to decreasing the amount of laughing gas in the soil, The University of Western Australia (UWA) strongly contributes to the international investigation of climate change.
UWA's Institute of Agriculture (IOA) is the only institution in Australia to receive funding from the Australian Government Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry (DAFF) as part of the Climate Change Research Program for research into all three greenhouse gas areas - Methane, Nitrous Oxide and Carbon Dioxide.