Discover the latest science news about Swinburne’s research, teaching and student success stories.
Swinburne Aviation Industry Conference
Tue 27 May 2014
Leading figures in the aviation industry to discuss a range of issues including the Malaysia Airlines MH370 case at annual conference.
Exploring space from Hawthorn via Hawaii
Mon 26 May 2014
From its Hawthorn campus, Swinburne astronomers are successfully steering the world's largest optical telescopes in Hawaii.
Insect wings beat superbugs
Thu 22 May 2014
Nanoscale spikes on dragonfly wings are inspiring material that kill bacteria, including deadly antibiotic-resistant golden staph.
Monster black holes supersize their galactic greed
‘Controlled sun’ could lead to better processing of Australia’s mineral exports
Wed 21 May 2014
A newly built 'controlled sun' has the potential to produce Australia's ores more efficiently
Universe breaks its 'fever'
Mon 19 May 2014
Researchers have found evidence that the Universe broke its rising 'fever' about 11 billion years ago.
Jupiter’s Great Red Spot shrinking
Fri 16 May 2014
NASA has revealed that the Great Red Spot on Jupiter has shrunk to its smallest size ever and astronomers are unsure why.
Indian innovation champion Dr Ramesh Mashelkar visits Swinburne
Thu 15 May 2014
Eminent engineering scientist Dr Ramesh Mashelkar visited Swinburne to discuss engagement with India.
Reaching for the stars in Australia
Tue 13 May 2014
Astronomer Alan Duffy has found amazing star-gazing opportunities after moving to Australia from Northern Ireland.
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.