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Peter Bowtell: Engineering & IT Public Lecture recap

A roadmap for change that will reshape the nature of our building industry - Building Information Modelling (BIM) - is at the heart of an emerging technology revolution.

21 October 2014

Vale: Mr Geoffrey Cook, AM

The Melbourne School of Engineering was saddened at the recent passing of Geoffrey Cook AM, a great friend of the School for many years. As we reflect on Geoffrey’s significant contributions, we also extend our sincere condolences to his family and friends.

21 October 2014

MAP launches new documentary video series

The Melbourne Accelerator Program (MAP), raising the culture of entrepreneurship within the University of Melbourne and across the community, has launched its documentary series tracking the experience of this year's participants.

9 October 2014

Ada Lovelace Day: Lunchtime Talk – Tuesday 14 October 2014

To celebrate Ada Lovelace Day, the Melbourne School of Engineering invites students and staff to join some of our own engineering & IT academics and researchers for a lunchtime session talking about some of their own female heroes from the STEM disciplines.

8 October 2014

University of Melbourne still number 1 in Australia for Engineering and Technology

The University of Melbourne has maintained its position as the top Australian educational institution for Engineering and Technology, according to the prestigious Times Higher Education World University Rankings.

2 October 2014

International experts discuss disaster management solutions at Melbourne forum

Leading international experts on disaster management and public safety gathered at a University of Melbourne symposium this week to discuss how to better deal with natural and man-made disasters.

30 September 2014

Engineering and Technology at Melbourne jumps nine places in QS Rankings

The University of Melbourne has maintained its position as number 1 in Australia for Engineering and Technology, jumping to 23 in the world in the latest QS World University Rankings by Faculty.

18 September 2014

Emerging stars of engineering and technology to debut at Endeavour 2014

A device that can transcribe music directly from a guitar is just one of the ingenious student inventions that will be launched at the Endeavour Design Expo, the University of Melbourne's showcase of final year Engineering and IT design projects.

17 September 2014

The Handbook of Recycling: Working towards a Greener Future

Every year, Australians produce over 18 million tonnes of waste. But by improving our knowledge of what can be recycled and how we can do it, we can create a positive future for our environment. Addressing recycling in his recent book, Honorary Infrastructure Engineering Professor Markus Reuter has been recognised by the ISWA for his understanding of recycling processes and implications.

16 September 2014

Colin Duffield appointed to the board of Infrastructure Australia

Associate Professor Colin Duffield has been appointed to the new board of Infrastructure Australia, the Federal Government’s independent statutory body with oversight on nationally significant infrastructure projects.

11 September 2014


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