2010 News archive

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December 2010
The sky's the limit   View Summary
14 December 2010
UAC team complete the Outback ChallengeAs part of their theses a team of Sydney honours students developed a small aircraft with an onboard computer capable of flying itself and take part in "The Outback Challenge"
Post Graduate Information Evening   View Summary
10 December 2010
Post Graduate EveningThe Faculty of Engineering to hold prospective postgraduate students to our Information Evening.
November 2010
New Appointment for Ron Johnston   View Summary
8 November 2010
Professor Ron JohnstonRon Johnston appointed Chair of National Enabling Technologies Strategy Expert Forum
Entrepreneurship Is King   View Summary
5 November 2010
Alumni of the yearBoth of this year's Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies alumni of the year - announced at faculty's annual expose of engineering research to industry, Research Conversazione - have a strong entrepreneurial bent.
October 2010
MANAGEMENT CHANGES IN THE ACFR    View Summary
14 October 2010
ACFR Management ChangesThe University of Sydney advises that Professor Hugh Durrant-Whyte will be leaving the Australian Centre for Field Robotics (ACFR) in the Faculty of Engineering and IT to take up a new challenge as CEO at NICTA.
SMART GRIDS NEED SMART COMPUTING SAYS INCOMING CHAIR   View Summary
12 October 2010
Prof David HillComputer, communication and control sciences are vital to the success of smart grid technology says the University of Sydney's incoming Energy Australia Chair in The School of Electrical and Information Engineering.
August 2010
YEAR 12 INFORMATION NIGHT - TUESDAY, 21 SEPTEMBER 2010   View Summary
27 August 2010
y12 information nightWe invite you to consider your future in engineering and IT. A career where you'll have real opportunities to make a di? erence and a life limited only by your imagination.
Engineering and Information Technologies was privileged to participate in the Expo 2010 Shanghai   View Summary
23 August 2010
Innovations in BioengineeringThe Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies is privileged to participate in the Expo 2010 Shanghai. The EXPO theme, 'Better City, Better Life', encapsulated some of the aspirations of the researchers and students affiliated to the Faculty.
June 2010
Yiu-Wing Mai recognised in Queen's Birthday Honours   View Summary
20 June 2010
Professor Yiu-Wing Mai, from the Faculty of Engineering's Centre for Advanced Materials Technology, has been awarded a Member of the Order of Australia.
Robotics pioneer Hugh Durrant-Whyte elected to Royal Society   View Summary
8 June 2010
Professor Hugh Durrant-Whyte from the Faculty of Engineering and IT's Australian Centre for Field Robotics (ACFR) has been elected a Fellow of the Royal Society.
February 2010
ENGINEERING MASTERS PROGRAMS GET INDUSTRY THUMBS UP   View Summary
24 February 2010
mpe accreditationTwo of the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies Masters programs have being given the thumbs up by industry bodies during the summer break.