School of Engineering and Energy

Murdoch’s metal men promote STEM program in the Pilbara

June 7th, 2018

Another successful year of the Science Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) outreach program in the Pilbara has concluded, with more than 300 secondary school students in mining communities learning about the basic principles of metal extraction.

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Murdoch at forefront of solar energy future for remote WA homes

May 17th, 2018

The future of renewable energy looks bright for homes in remote WA in light of Murdoch University’s partnership with electricity provider Horizon Power.

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Not so fast: why the electric vehicle revolution will bring problems of its own

April 17th, 2018

Dr Martin Brueckner writes a piece for The Conversation about the potential pitfalls of electric vehicles.

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The future needs women in STEM

March 29th, 2018

Murdoch University hosted the WISE Women Symposium this week following the International Women’s Day #PressforProgress movement being championed by celebrities across social media.

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High school leavers need more support with transition to workforce: Murdoch Professors

March 8th, 2018

Murdoch University School of Education researchers have co-authored a book, which they hope will help to improve school-to-work transitions for young people.

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Conference to discuss the green benefits of man-made wetlands

November 22nd, 2012

The use of man-made wetlands to control water-borne pollution will be the topic of an international conference at Murdoch University.

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Past and present Murdoch students united in a renewable energy vision for WA

October 29th, 2012

Students and staff recently visited two renewable energy installations and the Murdoch graduates helping to run them.

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Future energy plan takes state prize

October 16th, 2012

A Murdoch University student has won a state-wide competition on how to meet the world’s future energy needs as part of the Shell Global Energy Forum 2012.

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Murdoch graduates WA’s first medical engineer

September 25th, 2012

Murdoch University has graduated WA's first locally trained medical engineer.

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Modelling to boost urban wind power

September 13th, 2012

Murdoch University researchers hope new three-dimensional modelling of urban wind flows will improve the design and efficiency of small wind turbines in city settings.

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