Product and processing improvements add value to dairy supply chain
The stretch of mozzarella, the spread of cream cheese and a longer shelf life for products such as yoghurt are among the improvements Associate Professor Sally Gras is bringing to the Australian dairy industry as it competes for market share on the world stage.
Pushing sludge: flushing waste out of wastewater treatment processes
Better sludge disposal could significantly reduce the cost of wastewater treatment.
Dr Kathryn Mumford wins international prize for Chemical Engineering
Dr Kathryn Mumford from the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering has been awarded a major international prize for early career chemical engineering researchers.
Microscope mapping by touch drives emulsion innovation
Nanoscale mapping made possible by atomic force microscopy (AFM) is helping Professor Ray Dagastine to pioneer new ways to formulate emulsions and improve their functionality.
Hydrodynamic forces tapped for therapeutic purposes
Novel hydrodynamic modelling is helping to unravel the forces behind the life-threatening clumping of human proteins that can trigger type 2 diabetes, Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’s disease, as well as many other conditions.
Student ingenuity shines at Endeavour exhibition 2016
A battery that charges over wifi is just one of the student inventions launched at the Endeavour Engineering & IT Exhibition 2016, the University of Melbourne’s showcase of Engineering and IT design projects.
Making new functional polymers for 3D printers
Chemical engineers at the University of Melbourne have found a way to 3D print smart polymers that can perform a function, in a way that is cheaper, cleaner and more accessible than ever before.
Polymer implants provide next generation medical treatments
The potential of miniature implants to deliver controlled doses of medicine over many months is expected to revolutionise health care and improve treatment for an increasingly wide range of conditions over the next decade.
Nanoscale engineering transforms particles into LEGO like building blocks
Researchers have developed a nanoscale engineering method that transforms tiny particles into “LEGO- like” modular building blocks.
New facility to create safe carbon storage
CO2CRC Limited and the University of Melbourne have launched new $7.56 million emissions reduction laboratories aimed at providing clean, efficient and cost-effective energy for Australia.
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