Researchers discover seaweed molecules can help heal wounds

April 15, 2021

Molecules from unique species similar in structure and function to human skin molecules Scientists from the ARC Centre of Excellence for Electromaterial Science (ACES) and UOW, in partnership with their seaweed bioinks collaborators Venus Shell Systems, have discovered that a molecular species known as ulvan aids wound healing in humans.

ARC success for UOW Early Career Researchers

November 10, 2020

On 3 November, the Minister for Education, The Hon Dan Tehan, announced $84 million to support 200 research fellowship projects funded under the Australian Research Council (ARC) Discovery Early Career Researcher Award (DECRA) scheme.

2023 ARC Centres of Excellence: Notices of Intent (NOI) due by 4 November

October 29, 2020

Reminder to all, Notices of Intent for ARC Centres of Excellence are due 4 November, Wednesday next week.

Notices of Intent (NOI) now open for ARC Centres of Excellence Commencing 2023

October 20, 2020

UOW is now seeking Notices of Intent (NOI) from UOW researchers who wish to participate on Centre applications.

Notices of Intent (NOI) now open for ARC Discovery Projects commencing in 2022

October 13, 2020

This is the call for Notices of Intent (NOI) from applicants who wish to submit an ARC Discovery Project (DP) application in the upcoming 2022 round which will open in RMS on 11 November 2020.

The dynamic nature of mathematics

October 8, 2020

Two UOW researchers from the School of Mathematics and Applied Statistics are developing mathematical methods related to dynamical systems and operator algebras as Chief Investigators on a $461,000 Australian Research Council-funded project.

Notices of intent now open for ARC centres of excellence commencing 2023

October 1, 2020

UOW is now seeking Notices of Intent (NOI) from UOW researchers who wish to participate on Centre applications.

Innovating urban governance

September 17, 2020

As cities face more complex challenges – from COVID-19 to climate change, from housing affordability to technological transformation —the expectations on urban governance have steadily increased.

Researcher with his head in the clouds

July 28, 2020

There are multiple tangible reasons and benefits to using cloud storage services, but with its ambiguous nature, is it something we can completely trust with our information?

Molecular Horizons and IHMRI ARC funding success

July 21, 2020

The Australian Research Council has awarded $4.7 million for research training in cryo-electron microscopy.

ARC Special Research Initiative for Australian society, history and culture

March 4, 2020

The Australian Government has recently announced $12 million in funding for a new research program for academics to pursue research on Australian issues, focusing on Australian society, history and culture.

Open Forums – ARC Linkage Project Scheme and Discovery Scheme

August 26, 2019

The Research Services Office is hosting Australian Research Council Executive Director, Professor Joanne Tompkins to visit UOW and will present an open forum on the Linkage Project Scheme and the Discovery Project Scheme.

UOW boosts its research excellence rating

March 28, 2019

UOW’s standing as a world-class, research-intensive university has been reinforced by the 2018 Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) report, announced Wednesday 27 March by Federal Minister for Education the Hon.

Tour the labs: IPRI Open Day

August 8, 2018

The ARC Centre of Excellence for Electromaterials Science (ACES) headquarters at UOW’s Intelligent Polymer Research Institute (IPRI) is throwing open the doors for the IPRI Open Day on Thursday 16 August.

Future Fellowships for four of UOW’s best and brightest

August 3, 2018

Four UOW researchers have been awarded funding totalling $3.3 million in the latest round of Australian Research Council (ARC) Future Fellowships, announced on Thursday 2 August by Senator Simon Birmingham, Federal Minister for Education and Training.