School of Engineering and Information Technology

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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Curiosity the key for next generation scientists

July 19th, 2017

More than 350 high school science students attended Murdoch University’s Perth Campus for a physics lecture about dark matter, black holes and the formation of the first galaxies in the Universe.

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Murdoch’s five finalists in IT awards

April 14th, 2017

Murdoch University has five finalists in the 2017 WAITTA (Western Australia Information Technology and Telecommunications Alliance) INCITE Awards. The Centre for Comparative Genomics (CCG) has been made a finalist in the ‘Most Impactful Social Benefit’ category for their Rare Disease Registry Framework (RDRF), an online patient registry that connects health stakeholders within disease communities. The […]

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Student project honoured at the Oscars of the ICT world

December 8th, 2016

 IT student Mark Carriedo and Dr Mohd Fairuz Shiratuddin travelled to the Asia Pacific ICT Alliance Awards 2016 in Taiwan and won the Merit Tertiary Student Project Award on behalf of Murdoch University

A Murdoch University student IT group project has earned international acclaim winning a merit prize at the Asia Pacific ICT Alliance (APICTA) Awards 2016 in Taiwan.

Murdoch’s student project, known as FlexiBrains, won the Merit Tertiary Student Project Award against a high calibre of other entries.

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Physics and a famous cat

August 19th, 2016

Dr Catalina Curceanu delivers her Women in Physics lecture at Murdoch

Around 500 high school science students arrived at Murdoch recently to attend a physics lecture featuring a world-famous feline.

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Virtual Reality software brings hope to stroke survivors

December 22nd, 2015

Neuromender will greatly advance the recovery of stroke survivors.

Games Technology students and Computer Science lecturers from Murdoch’s School of Engineering and Information Technology are helping stroke survivors put their lives back together.

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International students inspire with Australian Award success

December 9th, 2015

Murdoch master degree students Ei Hnin Phyu Htun and Jonathan Kelly were recipients of Australia Awards

Two master degree students whose time in Perth was funded by the Australian Awards program, have spoken of broadening their academic knowledge and understanding of global cultural diversity while studying at Murdoch University.

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Extractive metallurgists stumble onto uranium millions

June 15th, 2015

A brannerite specimen

Murdoch University researchers have discovered a technique to extract uranium from brannerite, a mineral mining companies have long-viewed as a waste product.

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Metallurgy taster for high school students

June 8th, 2015

High school pupils at a previous Extracting Talent for Metallurgy session

Almost 450 high school pupils from WA schools will gain an insight into the role of metallurgists in the WA mining industry in a series of special careers events at Murdoch University in June and July.

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Students challenged to find building waste solutions

May 14th, 2015

Some of the environmental engineering students on a visit to the All Earth Group in Maddington (Pic: Master Builders WA)

Murdoch University environmental engineering students are tackling real life construction waste issues on building sites thanks to a partnership with Master Builders WA – the building and construction industry association.

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