School of Engineering and Information Technology

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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Murdoch’s innovative student learning showcased

September 21st, 2017

Learning and teaching initiatives developed at Murdoch University have been highlighted as some of Australia best practice in developing student and graduate success.

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Murdoch strengthens Japanese ties

August 30th, 2017

New partnership: Staff and student mobility will result from the MOU signed by officials from Murdoch and TCU

Murdoch University has forged close links with a Japanese university, heralding a new era in its relations with Asian institutions.

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Turning industrial waste into medical-grade plastic

August 29th, 2017

Murdoch researchers have found a way to convert industrial waste into biodegradable plastic.

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Murdoch to broaden Indo-Pacific experiences for students

August 25th, 2017

Murdoch University was today awarded $310,200 in new funding from the Australian Government to enable 94 students to participate in nine mobility projects across the Indo-Pacific in 2018.

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Lithium research to transform energy use

August 24th, 2017

Researchers at Murdoch University are developing lithium technology which will transform the way the world uses energy. Dean of the School of Engineering and Information Technology, Professor Bogdan Dlugogorski, said Murdoch University was leading the switch from traditional fossil fuels to clean renewables. Professor Dlugogorski believes that Australia is poised to help establish Australia as the major supplier of lithium to the world.

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Murdoch and Rio Tinto fire up science in schools

July 25th, 2017

Rio Tinto has teamed up with Murdoch University to support a STEM Outreach Programme for regional high schools, as part of a joint initiative to boost student engagement in science-based subjects. Rio Tinto has renewed their support of the exciting roadshow with increased funds to run workshops for students explaining where Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) subjects can take them in their careers.

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Murdoch Singapore explores the cyberfuture of the dark web

July 21st, 2017

Experts in the fields of cyber wellness and cybersecurity will converge on Google’s Asia Pacific headquarters to strengthen digital health and mitigate internet risks for toddlers to adults.

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