Discover the latest science news about Swinburne’s research, teaching and student success stories.
Best battery for the future
Wed 07 Jun 2017
New battery technology being pioneered at Swinburne makes batteries smaller, safer and better for the envionment.
Swinburne announces women in STEM research fellowship recipients
Tue 06 Jun 2017
Swinburne has announced the recipients of the Vice-Chancellor’s Research Fellowships for women in STEM.
New discovery of gravitational waves
Fri 02 Jun 2017
The Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory has made a new gravitational wave discovery.
New ripples in cosmic pond
Thu 01 Jun 2017
LIGO has made a third detection of gravitational waves, ripples in space and time, demonstrating that a new window in astronomy has been firmly opened.
New institute pursues innovation in health
Wed 24 May 2017
The Iverson will focus on delivering innovative technology-assisted health outcomes.
Karl Glazebrook honoured by peers
Tue 23 May 2017
World leading observational astronomer elected to the Australian Academy of Science.
Patterns of creation
Fri 19 May 2017
Stem cells can be encouraged to sprout by changing the surface of the plastic they grow upon.
Swinburne and Tel Aviv University formalise partnership
Fri 28 Apr 2017
Swinburne has formalised the launch of a data science institute with Tel Aviv University with the signing of a joint agreement.
Australia’s cellular network scene in 2020
Thu 20 Apr 2017
TPG has announced it intends to become Australia’s fourth mobile network operator, along with Telstra, Optus and Vodafone.
Massive ‘dead red’ galaxy seen for first time
Wed 12 Apr 2017
A galaxy has stopped making stars only 1.65 billion years after the Big Bang.