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15
Aug
2018

Get up close and personal with the Big Dish at ANU

Get up close and personal with the Big Dish at ANU on Sunday 26 August This 'talk and tour' event forms part of the 2018 ANU Open Day ANU Immersion...

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13
Aug
2018

Celebrating student achievement

On Wednesday 8 August, the 2018 Australian National University (ANU) College of Engineering and Computer Science Scholarship and Prizes Ceremony took place at University House. Deputy Dean, Professor Thushara Abhayapala welcomed...

Bruny Battery Trial Wins Engineers Australia’s Tasmanian Engineering Excellence Award
10
Aug
2018

Bruny Island battery trial wins Engineering Excellence Award

The CONSORT Bruny Island Battery Trial has won the Engineers Australia Tasmanian Engineering Excellence Award, held in Hobart, and now reaches the final of the 2018 Australian...

Dr Prasanga Samarasinghe
03
Aug
2018

Leadership appointment signals strong future for ANU research group

Wondering what the future might sound like? Dr Prasanga Samarasinghe and her team from the Australian National University (ANU) Audio and Acoustic Signal Processing Group is on a mission to find out. Recently appointed as a...

Students enjoy Floating Houses activity
30
Jul
2018

Experience It! Women in Engineering Student Conference

On Saturday 20 July, 120 female high school students attended the Engineers Australia 'Experience It! Women in Engineering Student Conference' in Sydney. The day provided the students with an opportunity to immerse themselves in...

Vi Kie Soo and friends celebrate at the ceremony
13
Jul
2018

Celebrating mid-year graduates of 2018

On Friday 13 July, more than 200 students graduated from the ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science. The official conferring of awards ceremony was held at the Australian National University’s iconic Llewellyn Hall....

ANU Graduate Qian Wang
13
Jul
2018

Chinese mythology the focus of interdisciplinary research

Bachelor of Advanced Computing (Honours) graduate Qian Wang, a 2+2 student from China’s Shandong University, Weihai, reflects on her decision to complete the final two years of her degree at the Australian National University (ANU). ...

ANU Graduates Emily Campbell and Claire Honeyman
04
Jul
2018

ANU scholars graduate from prestigious US engineering academy

Australian National University scholars Emily Campbell (Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)/Bachelor of Arts) and Claire Honeyman (Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)/Bachelor of Commerce) have an additional reason to celebrate when they...

Abdullah Fahim
29
Jun
2018

ANU PhD Student to intern at Apple HQ

Abdullah Fahim, a PhD student from the Australian National University (ANU) Research School of Engineering will travel to the United States this weekend to commence a summer internship at Apple Inc. headquarters in California. ...

ANU Student Paige Brown at GETSet Day
29
Jun
2018

Girls GETSet program highlights exciting career options

Female students from years 11 and 12 attended the Australian National University’s Girls in Engineering and Technology program (GETSet) on Thursday 28 July. In its 11th year the program is designed or female students who wish...

Dr Lesley Seebeck
26
Jun
2018

ANU appoints CEO of Cyber Institute

The Australian National University has appointed Dr Lesley Seebeck as the inaugural CEO of its Cyber Institute. Dr Seebeck joins ANU from the Digital Transformation Agency and brings a wealth of experience from the across the...

PhD Student Alexander Mathews and Dr Lexing Xie

15
Jun
2018

When artificial intelligence tells a story

Alexander Mathews, a PhD student at the Australian National University (ANU) Research School of Computer Science, has developed a machine learning system that creates story-like captions for images. Mr Mathews, from the...

ANU Lecturer Jeremy Smith
08
Jun
2018

A Human Engineer

I can pinpoint the moment my view of engineering changed. It was December 2005 and I had decided to attend a conference on engineering in developing communities. I did not see a link to my role as a manufacturing systems engineer...

Dr Moshen Rahmani, Associate Professor Antonio Tricoli and Zelio Fusco (pictured left to right). Image Lannon Harley, ANU
07
Jun
2018

New sensors open door to wearable medical diagnostic device

Scientists from ANU have designed tiny optical sensors that open the door to developing a wearable device that allows doctors to medically diagnose people's health in real time. Associate Professor Antonio Tricoli said the...

SciScouts enjoying Imagineering
05
Jun
2018

Joey Scouts and Junior Guides let their imaginations run wild

On Sunday 20 May 2018, a group of over 200 enthusiastic and excited Joey Scouts and Pre-Junior Guides, aged 5-7, gathered at Melrose High School to participate in a half-day Joey Scout Imagineering Challenge hosted by the Scouts ACT...

Professor Nick Birbilis, image supplied
04
Jun
2018

ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science appoints Deputy Dean

The Australian National University (ANU) College of Engineering and Computer Science has appointed Professor Nick Birbilis as the new Deputy Dean. Professor Birbilis is widely renowned in the broad areas of metallurgy and...

ANU delegation with BIT delegates
29
May
2018

ANU welcomes 10 years of partnership with Beijing Institute of Technology

This year marks the 10th anniversary of the partnership between Beijing Institute of Technology (BIT) and The Australian National University (ANU). On Friday 25 May, the ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science...


23
May
2018

Behind the scenes: Kambri tour

A small group of ANU Engineering and Computer Science staff along with Pro Vice-Chancellor Education, Professor Grady Venville were invited by the University’s building contractor Lendlease to visit the impressive Kambri site last...

Vice-Chancellor Professor Brian Schmidt surrounded by award winners
14
May
2018

Recognising excellence: the 2018 VC's Awards for Excellence

The ANU community has come together to recognise the University's most influential teachers with the announcement of the 2018 Vice-Chancellor's Awards for Excellence in Education. Two academic staff from the ANU College of...

10
May
2018

ANU TechLauncher gives students real-world experience

On Tuesday 8 May, the Australian National University (ANU) TechLauncher Showcase took place at Canberra's Narrabundah College. Hosted by the ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science, the event is one of two formal...

Dr Heping Shen holds tandems cells
10
May
2018

ANU research advances thin-film tandem solar cell technology

Imagine generating clean electricity through highly efficient, flexible solar panels attached to your everyday personal items and devices. Charging your phone could be as simple as connecting to a small solar panel on your backpack,...

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