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  • Talking under water [18 March 2015]

    Talking under water

    In a first of its kind study, an international research team led by Dr. Oscar Pizarro from the University of Sydney's Australian Centre for Field Robotics, will use coordinated groups of underwater robots to conduct a data gathering expedition to expand our electronic view of the seafloor and overlying waters of Scott Reef, 400km north of Broome. More...

  • Sights set on improving indigenous health through biomedical engineering [27 February 2015]

    Sights set on improving indigenous health through biomedical engineering

    An exceptional final high school year has secured young Sophee Savage, from Townsville a scholarship to study at the University of Sydney. The Pimlico State High School graduate is the University's first Biomedical Industry Partners Scholarship in Engineering Leadership for Indigenous Women recipient. More...

  • Computers should make us happier! [26 February 2015]

    Computers should make us happier!

    Two University of Sydney researchers are calling on developers to rethink their entire approach to designing computer software. Professor Rafael Calvo, School of Electrical and Information Technology and Dorian Peters, Faculty of Education and Social Work are urging developers to employ "positive computing" software methods in their design processes. More...