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Could algae farming be Australia’s next big thing?

August 17th, 2017

Emeritus Professor Michael Borowitzka

Murdoch University researchers are at the forefront of a new report, which asserts algal farming can create jobs and protect the Great Barrier Reef.

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Algae expert proud to represent Murdoch in FameLab final

May 14th, 2015

Dr Navid Moheimani

Microalgae expert Dr Navid Moheimani narrowly missed out on winning the Australian FameLab final in Fremantle last night.

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Microalgae scholar invited to national FameLab final

April 30th, 2015

Dr Navid Moheimani

Microalgae researcher Dr Navid Moheimani will be taking part in the national FameLab final after judges invited him back to the competition.

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Algae discovery means pig waste could provide more for farms

April 29th, 2015


Murdoch University researchers are investigating whether the effluent from piggeries can be effectively treated with micro and macroalgae so that species of the organism can be safely fed back to pigs.

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Microalgae researcher to compete in science event

April 8th, 2015

Dr Navid Moheimani

The process of repetitively milking microalgae to cost effectively produce biofuel will be one of the topics presented at a free science communications competition on Thursday evening.

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PhD students win international competition with microalgae project

March 26th, 2015

Ashiwin Vadiveloo (left) and Sofia Chaudry with Dr Harald Lauke, President, Advanced Materials & Systems Research

Two Murdoch University PhD candidates have won the final of an international competition which tasked participants with tackling the world’s future mobility challenges.

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Microalgae project propels PhD students in competition

March 16th, 2015

Sofia Chaudry and Ashiwin Vadiveloo

Two Murdoch University PhD candidates have reached the final round of an international competition thanks to their innovative project which aims to cost effectively produce biofuel from microalgae.

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Budding biotechnologist heading to US science competition

March 18th, 2013

Year 11 student and budding biotechnologist Cassandra Lee will head to Chicago, Illinois, in April to compete in the 2013 International BioGENEius Challenge.

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