News about the latest in technology related research, teaching and student success stories from Swinburne.
New grants to promote creative aviation research projects
Thu 29 May 2014
The Victorian Coalition Government will provide $500,000 in grants over two years to stimulate leading edge commercial-facing research in the aviation indus
Cosmic explosion spotted in neighbouring galaxy
Wed 28 May 2014
NASA has spotted a HUGE explosion in our neighbouring galaxy, Dr Alan Duffy explains that it could be a rare gamma-ray burst.
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
Swinburne creates online clinic for IBD sufferers
Mon 19 May 2014
A new online service has been developed to offer psychologically-focused treatment programs for people with inflammatory bowel disease.
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.
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.