Call for Nominations: Western Australian Science Awards

Wednesday, 8 July 2009

Nominations are now open for the 2009 Western Australian Science Awards (previously known as the Premiers Science Awards).

Call for Abstracts and Posters for the Royal Society of WA’s 11th Annual Postgraduate Symposium

Wednesday, 8 July 2009

Postgraduate students in agriculture, natural sciences, earth and environmental sciences, physical sciences, biology and environmental engineering are invited to present the findings of their research at the Royal Society of WA (RSWA) 11th Annual Postgraduate Student Symposium.

Call for applications: Collaboration with Partners at University of Sydney

Wednesday, 8 July 2009

UWA researchers who are working or hoping to develop collaborations with partners at the University of Sydney are encouraged to apply for the International Program Development Fund (IPDF), which has been announced by the University of Sydney.

FECM Outreach Activities: Kalamunda SHS and Shenton College Visit the Campus

Tuesday, 7 July 2009

The Faculty was greeted by young and inquisitive visitors last week when the Year 9's from Kalamunda SHS and Year 12's from Shenton College visited the University to learn more about the engineering, computing, maths and science courses available at UWA.

Congratulations to Winthrop Professor Barry Lehane and PhD civil engineering student Xiangtao Xu

Tuesday, 7 July 2009

The Faculty wishes to offer our congratulations to Winthrop Professor Barry Lehane, who was awarded the 2009 Telford Premium Prize by the UK Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) for his paper with Research Fellow Mike Rattley (University of Southampton, UK) , Associate Professor Nilo Consoli (Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Su, Brazil) and Senior Lecturer David Richards ( University of Southampton, UK) on "The uplift performance of shallow foundations with cement stabilised backfill".

Seminar on Mathematical Modelling Platform to Explore Effects of Different Drug Treatments in Patients with Multiple Myeloma

Tuesday, 7 July 2009

The School of Computer Science and Software Engineering invites staff to the following seminar: "Development of a Mathematical Modelling Platform to Explore Effects of Different Drug Treatments in Patients with Multiple Myeloma". The seminar will be presented by Mr Yan Wang from the Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, Biomedical Engineering Group, University of Melbourne.

UWA Researchers can apply for Synchrotron Beamtime

Tuesday, 7 July 2009

The Australian Synchrotron is currently accepting applications for Foundation Investor (FI) beamtime for the period of September - December 2009.

Launch of the Physical, Information, Communication and Computing Infrastructure Issues and Options Strategy Paper

Tuesday, 7 July 2009

The Physical, Information, Communication and Computing Infrastructure Review Co-Chairs, David Sampson and Mark Reynolds, are pleased to announce the release of their combined Issues and Options Paper for the Strategic Review 2009.

The PICCI Issues and Options paper is available on the Strategic Review website and all members of the Faculty are encouraged to read it.

An IEEE Signal Processing Society Western Australia Chapter Seminar by Dr Yue Rong

Tuesday, 7 July 2009

The School of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering invites staff to the following seminar "Signal Processing for Multiple-Input Multiple-Output Wireless Communications".

UWA and Chevron - Common Vision of a Future with Energy

Tuesday, 7 July 2009

Chevron Energy Technology Company and UWA have signed a three year agreement under the Chevron worldwide University Partnership Program to create a new academic post.