School of Engineering and Information Technology

Murdoch School of Engineering & IT to undergo digital transformation

March 6th, 2018

Murdoch University Information Technology (IT) students will soon be able to take their education to the next level, with the transformation of the current Science and Computing building to include a new state-of-the-art gaming and networking facility.

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Murdoch helping to power green cities of the future

February 26th, 2018

Murdoch University is playing a key role in a major trial of new technology designed to provide cities of the future with sustainable energy and water.

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Biodegradable plastics get Naked

February 13th, 2018

Research into developing biodegradable plastics from wastewater at Murdoch University has hit the international spotlight with an appearance on the BBC’s The Naked Scientist, one of the world’s most popular science podcasts.

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Technology internships set Murdoch students up for the future

February 8th, 2018

Murdoch University has signed a strategic partnership with leading professional services firm Ernst & Young (EY) to provide valuable work-integrated learning opportunities for undergraduate students.

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Murdoch research that grabbed the world's attention in 2017

December 22nd, 2017

In 2017 Murdoch researchers continued to be a creative force in the world, pushing the boundaries of scientific knowledge for the benefit of all.

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Floating rafts to remove heavy metal pollution

December 6th, 2017

Finding innovative solutions to remove heavy metal pollution from waterways and soils, was the focus of a research trip to China by Murdoch environmental engineering students.

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Research begins to solve kidney anatomy enigma

November 22nd, 2017

A new project led by Murdoch University will shed fresh light on kidney physiology and potentially rewrite biology textbooks on how oxygen moves around the kidney. Professor Bruce Gardiner and Dr Gerd Schröder-Turk from Murdoch University’s School of Engineering and IT will lead an Australian Research Council funded project worth nearly $393k over the next three years with a multidisciplinary team of anatomists, physiologists, physicists and mathematicians.

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New technology to help elderly and people with low mobility

November 9th, 2017

An innovative idea that aims to reduce falls in elderly and people with low mobility has seen two Murdoch students take the top honour at the 2017 Young Entrepreneurs Pitch Night, held at the Australian High Commissioner’s Residence in Singapore. The McGowan Government congratulated the students on their innovative idea.

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How WA can help Australia become an energy superpower

October 31st, 2017

Professor Ross Garnaut

One of Australia’s most eminent economists will discuss Western Australia’s future in a low-carbon world economy at Murdoch University later this week.

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International exposure advantageous when starting future career

October 5th, 2017

Murdoch University engineering students will use an engaging overseas educational experience to advance their prospective careers.

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