The security paradox: individual privacy versus digital driftnets
The Abbott government’s plan to enforce the mandatory data retention legislation is being done to make us safer, yet it creates new data security risks for us all, Dr Suelette Dreyfus and Associate Professor Shanton Chang from the Department of Computing and Information Systems write for The Conversation.
Engineering and IT Information Evening – 15 April
Whether you are interested in a professional qualification, upskilling, or changing study areas, the Melbourne School of Engineering’s masters level courses will give you a competitive edge. Join us at our Graduate Engineering & IT information evening.
Further startup success for MAP alumnus David Mah
Master of Engineering (Electrical) alumnus and co-founder of retail tablet app startup Bluesky, David Mah, has successfully raised $200,000 seed funding for his new startup venture Kepler Analytics.
Software student’s Crossy Road takes the mobile gaming world by storm
It may be difficult to make a living playing games, but Master of Engineering (Software) student Andy Sum has shown you can certainly make one by programming them.
Four reasons to apply for the Melbourne Accelerator Program
Ivan Lim is the co-founder of designer furniture company Brosa, one of the startups selected for the 2014 Melbourne Accelerator Program (MAP). In this guest post he discusses his experience taking part in MAP, and why you should apply.
Dean’s Public Lecture – STEM Education: Underpinning our Innovation System
Despite the vital role STEM is set to play in our future, there is a continual decline in tertiary participation in key STEM subjects.Victorian Lead Scientist Leonie Walsh explores this complex issue in her public lecture, ‘STEM Education: Underpinning our Innovation System’.
Generous gift fires up engineering innovation in healthcare
A $5 million donation to the University of Melbourne’s Centre for Neural Engineering (CfNE) will provide critical funds to advance links between life sciences, engineering and physical sciences and drive the next wave of medical breakthroughs in Australia.
The rise of shared (use) transport
Dr Nicole Ronald discussed the highlights of the Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board that was held in Washington DC last month.
Staff member and alumnus awarded Order of Australia medal
In recognition of his contribution to engineering and education, University of Melbourne alumnus, and Melbourne School of Engineering staff member Geoff Sutherland, was awarded an OAM in the Australia Day Honours this year.
Nanoscale technology for better drug delivery
Professor Frank Caruso leads a research group at the University of Melbourne which is taking steps along the path toward targeted drug delivery by engineering nanoparticles.
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