Discover the latest science news about Swinburne’s research, teaching and student success stories.
A closer look at occupational stress of working Australians
Wed 10 Sep 2014
The effect of work-related stress on the health and productivity of the working population has been identified as a major issue facing Australian society.
Higgs will not destroy the Universe
Tue 09 Sep 2014
Dr Alan Duffy comments on Professor Stephen Hawking's claim that the Higgs Boson - the so-called 'God' particle - may destroy the Universe.
Three eyes on the sky track laws of Nature 10 billion years ago
Astronomers have focused the three most powerful optical telescopes in the world on a single point in the sky to test a fundamental law of Nature.
Earth's close shave with an asteroid
Mon 08 Sep 2014
An 8,300 ton asteroid passes between Earth and the Moon.
Swinburne secures $1.1M for optical IT projects with China
Tue 02 Sep 2014
Swinburne's Centre for Micro-Photonics is collaborating with leading Chinese institutes on optical display and optical storage research projects.
Victoria Fellowship award for Swinburne researcher
Thu 28 Aug 2014
Swinburne researcher Dr Zongsong Gan has been awarded a prestigious Victoria Fellowship.
Science and the Coalition government
Wed 27 Aug 2014
Swinburne's Professor Matthew Bailes discusses science and technology under the Abbott government.
Swinburne research calls last drinks on alcohol misuse
Tue 26 Aug 2014
A collaborative project is aiming to find evidence-based, practical solutions to help minimise the alcohol related damage inflicted on Victorian communities
Catching the renewable energy wave
Tue 19 Aug 2014
Swinburne researchers have been awarded $770,000 to explore the best ways of arranging wave farms to generate electricity.
Swinburne rates five stars for graduate satisfaction
The Good Universities Guide 2015 has given Swinburne a five-star rating for overall graduate satisfaction.