Discover the latest university news about Swinburne’s strategic initiatives, achievements, research and teaching.
Swinburne students use design to help prevent violence against women
Wed 20 Nov 2019
Swinburne students are using human-centred design to empower positive bystander action in the prevention of family violence and violence against women.
Swinburne academics named Highly Cited Researchers
Tue 19 Nov 2019
Ten high achieving Swinburne researchers have been announced as Highly Cited Researchers for 2019 by Clarivate Analytics’ Web of Science Group.
Lipstick Queen Poppy King’s tips for entrepreneurs
Australian beauty entrepreneur Poppy King shares some key lessons from her 27 years in business at Swinburne’s annual entrepreneurship oration.
New robot to detect carbon fibre defects arrives at Factory of the Future
Mon 18 Nov 2019
Swinburne’s Factory of the Future has received a unique carbon fibre inspection system, Drapewatch, that better detects deformities during production.
Why the hype about graphene?
Wed 13 Nov 2019
As Swinburne prepares to host the annual Graphene+ conference, here’s an explainer on the development and versatility of this highly innovative material.
Swinburne business subjects leap in Times Higher Education Rankings
Thu 07 Nov 2019
Swinburne jumped up the 2020 Times Higher Education World University Rankings by subject in Business and Economics and performed well in Social Sciences.
New appointment to embed Indigenous knowledges into curriculums
Wed 30 Oct 2019
Mat Jakobi has been appointed as Swinburne's inaugural lecturer in Indigenous Cultural Capabilities.
Swinburne graduate Sue Bolton drives global change at Netflix
Tue 29 Oct 2019
Sue Bolton leads Netflix’s globalisation initiatives to ensure movies and shows resonate with audiences around the world.
Strong Room startup has launched world-first facial recognition technology, transforming the delivery of methadone programs
Thu 24 Oct 2019
Student entrepreneurs use unique facial recognition technology to make the delivery of opioid addiction treatment more efficient.
Venture Cup Winner to improve breast milk expressing experience
Startup Project Milk has won $20,000 in seed funding at Swinburne’s Venture Cup, which will support the development of its improved breast pump design.