Discover the latest science news about Swinburne’s research, teaching and student success stories.
The state of Australia: science innovation and research
Mon 12 May 2014
In the lead up to the budget, Professor Matthew Bailes looks at science innovation and research in Australia.
Graphene photonics breakthrough promises fast-speed, low-cost communications
Fri 09 May 2014
Swinburne researchers have developed a high-quality continuous graphene oxide thin film that shows potential for ultrafast telecommunications.
Most accurate recreation of the Universe created
Thu 08 May 2014
Dr Duffy explains that this research demonstrates our basic picture of the Universe dominated by dark matter and dark energy is correct.
New innovation in food safety testing
Tue 06 May 2014
Swinburne researchers have developed a new technique for detecting Listeria contamination in food.
Cyber security student challenge
Mon 05 May 2014
Students demonstrate their cyber knowledge in a real-life scenario in a national 24-hour competition.
First measurement of a day on alien planet
Thu 01 May 2014
The first measurement of a day on an exoplanet may confirm a pattern in the way planets spin in Solar Systems.
Partial solar eclipse at sunset around Australia
Mon 28 Apr 2014
Dr Alan Duffy explains three ways to see the partial solar eclipse.
NASA’s Ladee crashes ‘Dark’ side of the Moon
Sat 19 Apr 2014
NASA spectacularly ended the successful Ladee (Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer) spacecraft’s 100-day exploration.
New housing research book by Swinburne academic out now
Thu 17 Apr 2014
Swinburne Dr Sean McNelis has released a new book that attempts to improve the quality of research being undertaken.
Swinburne scientist keeps AFL players up to speed
Tue 15 Apr 2014
Research based on military aviation training proves successful in the sporting arena