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Peter Bowtell to discuss Building Information Modelling at next Dean’s Public Lecture

Principal of ARUP Peter Bowtell will discuss how IT is reshaping the building and construction industry, at the next Melbourne School of Engineering Dean's Lecture, entitled "Building Information Modelling: Opportunities and Challenges for the Building Industry".

25 August 2014

Kickstart your career with Industry Based Learning in Engineering and IT

Engineering and IT students at Melbourne benefit from a range of Industry Based Learning and internship initiatives, allowing students to get a foot in the door with leading industry employers.

21 August 2014

Engineering and IT in high demand at Open Day

Thousands of future students and their families descended on the University of Melbourne this week to find out all about study options in Engineering and IT, as part of the University of Melbourne's Open Day.

20 August 2014

Vale Associate Professor Harold Richards AM

The Melbourne School of Engineering noted with deep respect the recent passing of Associate Professor Harold Richards AM, who was a great friend of the School over many decades.

31 July 2014

A Unique Full-Scale Experiment with Shallow Geothermal Energy

The Geothermal Group of the Department of Infrastructure Engineering at the University of Melbourne has recently completed the installation of a unique shallow geothermal energy experiment on the University Campus in Parkville.

31 July 2014

New Wet Labs provide world class experience for Masters students

For the first time in years, engineering Masters students at the University of Melbourne, have had the opportunity to get their hands dirty, while learning more about the consolidation of clayey soils, thanks to the recent refurbishment of the Melbourne School of Engineering’s (MSE) Wet Labs.

25 July 2014

MSE celebrates new Future Fellows

University of Melbourne researchers have been awarded the largest share of ARC Future Fellowships funding with more than $17 million allocated to support 22 outstanding researchers, with four from the Melbourne School of Engineering, one project led by Associate Professor Kenneth Crozier being shared with the Department of Physics in the Faculty of Science.

24 July 2014

Alumna making a positive impact through disaster management research

Geomatics PhD alumna Katie Potts knew she wanted to pursue a career devising better ways of managing disaster response while she was working on her final year engineering project. Victoria had just experienced the devastating Black Saturday bushfires of 2009, Australia's worst bushfire disaster in recorded history, and Dr Potts decided to use her final year thesis to investigate the use of spatial information in bushfire recovery.

17 July 2014

Scholarships in Engineering and IT: Creating future industry leaders

The Melbourne School of Engineering is encouraging the future leaders in engineering and IT through a range of scholarships for local and international students. Scholarships are given to academically excellent students, presenting them with a unique opportunity to pursue their studies in Engineering and IT.

15 July 2014

Are smart meters changing consumer habits?

A team of researchers from the University of Melbourne is leading large-scale field experiments to evaluate how consumers respond to smart meter technologies.

14 July 2014


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