2011 News Archive

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December 2011

November 2011

  • Gates grant helps work on childhood malnutrition [8 November 2011]

    Team, led by Dr Alistair McEwan from the School of Electrical and Information Engineering, to receive a US$100,000 grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to further develop a non-invasive, solar-powered device measuring body fat in newborns.

  • Cooling Electrical Goods and Electricity Networks [3 November 2011]

    Dr Dylan Lu

    Dr Dylan Lu's research into improving the efficiency and quality of power conversion for consumer electronics and photovaltic power systems aims to increase the longevity lifespan of electrical goods and electricity grid hardware.

October 2011

August 2011

  • Anzac Bridge redesign wins students the popular vote [22 August 2011]

    The Anzac Bridge

    An innovative plan to tack two extra lanes onto the Anzac Bridge, allowing for pedestrians and light rail, has won two University of Sydney engineering students the popular vote in a corporate engineering competition and $4000 each.

July 2011

June 2011

May 2011

  • Sustainable and Prosperous India [10 May 2011]

    Dr Kalam

    In a visit hosted by the University of Sydney, Engineering and Information Technologies faculty, Dr APJ Abdul Kalam will share his vision of a sustainable and prosperous India at a public lecture on 19 May.

April 2011