News about the latest in technology related research, teaching and student success stories from Swinburne.
Black hole makes 'String of Pearls' clusters
Tue 01 Apr 2014
Swinburne researchers have discovered huge young star clusters resembling a string of pearls around a black hole in the centre of a distant galaxy.
Creating virtual universes
Fri 28 Mar 2014
Swinburne has launched a free online astronomy virtual laboratory that allows scientists to build customised views of the Universe.
Margaret Reid elected Fellow for work in quantum theory
Wed 26 Mar 2014
Professor Reid has been elected to the Fellowship of the Australian Academy of Science for her work in new fundamental tests of quantum theory.
Einstein’s ‘spooky’ theory may lead to ultra-secure internet
Tue 25 Mar 2014
In new paper, researches find encrypted messages can be shared by many while keeping message secure.
Your call is important to the NSA and they could be recording you
Fri 21 Mar 2014
Can the US National Security Agency really record all phone calls in a single country?
Astronomers complete cosmic dust census
Tue 18 Mar 2014
The largest survey of cosmic dust across a wide range of galaxy types has provided a huge legacy to the scientific community.
School is in at Benalla for Team Swinburne
Mon 17 Mar 2014
Swinburne's FSAE team is visiting Benalla as part of Engineering Our Future program.
Recycling precious metals from waste
Belgium researcher, Evelien De Wilde, has spent two months at Swinburne as part of her PhD.
Ultracold research paves the way to discover new phenomena
Fri 14 Mar 2014
Swinburne scientists have proven a theoretical prediction and revealed a versatile tool for exploring new horizons in diverse branches of physics.
Swinburne computer predicts 2014 AFL results
Tue 11 Mar 2014
Swinburne's Emeritus Professor Stephen Clarke has used the Swinburne Computer to predict the 2014 AFL results.