Call for applications-Endeavour Awards: Asia-Pacific, Middle East, Europe, Americas

Tuesday, 14 April 2009

The Endeavour Awards is the Australian Government's program enabling citizens of the Asia-Pacific, Middle East, Europe, the Americas and Australia to undertake study, research or professional development in participating countries.

Funding opportunities - UWA Research Development Awards

Tuesday, 14 April 2009

The UWA Research Development Awards scheme is designed to provide an opportunity for early career researchers to develop skills required for submitting grant applications and research plans. These skills would be built upon for future research projects and to build track records for external grant competitiveness.

Call for proposals - Australian Museum Eureka Prizes 2009

Thursday, 9 April 2009

The Australian Museum invites individuals and groups to enter the Eureka Prizes 2009.
Presented annually by the Australian Museum, the Australian Museum Eureka Prizes reward excellence in the fields of scientific research and innovation, science leadership, school science and science journalism and communication.

Microelectronics are enabling small, robust spectrometers that can rapidly gather soil data on-the-go

Tuesday, 7 April 2009

A system developed by Dr John Dell, professor of electrical engineering at the UWA, to track missiles for the US military is providing the foundation for the development of equipment that can rapidly test physical, chemical and some biological soil properties.

Fergus Kavanagh, UWA engineering student, leads the way

Tuesday, 7 April 2009

Fergus Kavanagh, a UWA engineering student, has made a big impact during past 12 months, going from fringe player to a member of Australia's bronze medal-winning hockey team at the Beijing Olympics.

Congratulations to Dr Ferdous Sohel

Monday, 6 April 2009

The Faculty is delighted to announce that Dr Ferdous Sohel, Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the School of Computer Science and Software Engineering, has been awarded the Monash Faculty of Information Technology Doctoral Medal for 2008.