News for academic and professional staff in the Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics.

New iPad app supports diagnosis

Wednesday, 20 July 2011

The University of Western Australia's Centre for Software Practice (CSP) has released a new iPad application which helps clinicians to choose the most appropriate diagnostic imaging examinations in a wide range of clinical scenarios.

Winthrop Professor Mark Randolph

UWA engineer elected to Royal Society

Monday, 23 May 2011

Civil engineer, former Federation Fellow and research leader at The University of Western Australia's Centre for Offshore Foundation Systems, Winthrop Professor Mark Randolph, has been elected to the prestigious Royal Society.

Eminent engineer to talk on Three Gorges Dam project

Monday, 9 May 2011

The engineer in charge of helping build the largest hydropower project in the world, the Three Gorges Dam in China, will deliver a lecture at The University of Western Australia on 12 May.

Ben Hug

Cancer Council grants support research into prevention and treatment

Thursday, 31 March 2011

Two young PhD students from The University of Western Australia are among the winners in this year's annual Cancer Council Western Australia research grants.

Monitoring seagrass decomposition at Geograph Bay

Simple but expensive solution to Busselton’s smelly seaweed

Monday, 14 June 2010

Stinking mountains of rotting seagrass have made life miserable for hundreds of Busselton residents for many years.

UWA research has found the solution is to replace three groynes.

2009 Faculty Awards

Thursday, 6 May 2010

On Thursday, 6th May 2010 the Faculty held our annual prize-giving breakfast to acknowledge the achievements and congratulate those students who have excelled academically or have shown outstanding ability in their course of study.

UWA awards excellence in teaching

Thursday, 6 May 2010

The University of Western Australia has awarded its highest accolade for excellence in teaching to six exceptional teachers selected from the UWA nominations to the national Australian Learning and Teaching Council Awards.

The Learning Space: Monadelphous Integrated Learning Centre

Thursday, 6 May 2010

The Monadelphous Integrated Learning Centre (MILC) will be a home room, design studio and workshop for students in all disciplines.


Port Geographe seagrass study

Thursday, 6 May 2010

A two-year study by a collaboration of scientists including researchers from The University of Western Australia has recommended structural changes to the groynes at Port Geographe in the State's South West to remedy long-term seagrass accumulation problems.

DVCRs Lunchtime Research Seminar Series: 'Building and managing international research collaborations'

Thursday, 6 May 2010

The ‘DVCRs Lunchtime Research Seminar Series', initiated and hosted by the Deputy Vice Chancellor Research, Professor Robyn Owens, serves as a forum for UWA's research leaders to share their experience with UWA's research community on a range of crucial research issues.

The Learning Space: Integrated Learning - why you may already be an expert

Thursday, 6 May 2010

Newspapers are full of doom and gloom because editors know that fear and worry sell more issues than reassurance and good tidings. The same principle can be seen in the way the latest fashion in education is sometimes presented to us at university. With a great noise of trumpets we are told to do some new thing, and that the old things we know are not up to scratch. So I would like to present integrated learning not as a fad, but as a name for something we already do and are even quite good at.

Congratulations to Nitin Repalle, PhD student in Mechanical Engineering

Thursday, 6 May 2010

The Faculty is delighted to offer our congratulations to PhD student, Nitin Repalle, who has been awarded the ‘Outreach to Engineers' scholarship from the International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering (OMAE).

Call for applications: NHMRC Development Grants 2011

Wednesday, 5 May 2010

The National Health and Medical Research Council is calling for applications under the Development Grants program.

Professional Development Review (PDR)

Wednesday, 5 May 2010

The Faculty strongly supports the PDR process and as such, your supervisor or assigned reviewer will be contacting you in the near future (if they have not done so already), to setup a PDR appointment. 

Bioenergy Forum: The catalytic cracking of methane forming hydrogen gas and carbon nanomaterials

Wednesday, 5 May 2010

Bring your questions and comments on bioenergy and participate in the forum: The catalytic cracking of methane forming hydrogen gas and carbon nanomaterials.

The Learning Space: Teaching and Learning Research Colloquium

Wednesday, 5 May 2010

All academic staff are invited to participate in this sponsored by FASE Teaching and Learning Research Colloquium.

Call for nominations: Teaching and Learning Awards 2011

Wednesday, 5 May 2010

First round of nominations for the 2011 Faculty Teaching and Learning Awards is now open and will close on 31 May 2010.   

The Learning Space: FASE seminar ‘Indigenous knowledge and engineering education’

Monday, 26 April 2010

All academic staff are invited to a lunchtime seminar ‘Indigenous knowledge and engineering education' presented by The Faculty Academy for the Scholarship of Education.

The Faculty Awards Breakfast

Thursday, 15 April 2010

We are pleased to announce that the Faculty will be acknowledging our 2009 award winning students by hosting a celebration breakfast in the Banquet Hall at The University Club on Thursday, 6th May 2010 from 7.45am - 9.30am.

Call for applications: L’Oréal Australia For Women in Science Fellowships

Thursday, 15 April 2010

Applications are now open for the 2010 L'Oréal Australia For Women in Science Fellowships.

The three $20,000 Fellowships are intended to help early-career women scientists to consolidate their careers and rise to leadership positions in science.