News about the latest in technology related research, teaching and student success stories from Swinburne.
How marketers use algorithms to (try to) read your mind
Mon 16 Oct 2017
You may have heard that algorithms will take over the world. But how are they operating right now?
Tablets can teach kids to solve real-world problems
Thu 12 Oct 2017
Research confirms that young children can apply puzzle solving skills learnt from touchscreen tablets to real world scenarios.
Swinburne leaders named ATSE Fellows
Wed 11 Oct 2017
Professor Linda Kristjanson AO and Professor Bronwyn Fox named Fellows of the Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering.
Swinburne sponsored F1 school team wins World Championship
Tue 10 Oct 2017
Four high school students sponsored by Swinburne win the 2017 F1 in Schools competition.
Three ways electric vehicles will change our world
Fri 06 Oct 2017
Electric cars will shake up everything from jobs to tax says Associate Professor Hussein Dia.
Graphene certification centre a world first
Thu 05 Oct 2017
Swinburne to host the world’s first graphene certification centre
Engaging older adults through touch tablets
Mon 02 Oct 2017
Involving end–users in the design of new technology has worked wonders for older Australians.
Self-driving cars may lead to less road deaths
Tue 26 Sep 2017
Swinburne’s Dr Hussein Dia says driverless cars can lead to increased safety and fewer accidents.
Australia to have its own space agency
Mon 25 Sep 2017
Swinburne astrophysicist Associate Professor Alan Duffy welcomes the announcement of a new national space agency.
Should university lectures be recorded?
Fri 22 Sep 2017
Study provides insights into how and why students and lecturers engage with lecture recordings.