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SMART seminar series | Tuesday 19 February

February 11, 2019

Tuesday 19th February l 10.30-11.30am l SMART, Bldg 6, Room 209 Trusted Autonomous Systems (TAS) are a reality that soon will become part of our daily lives, and the application of TAS brings fundamental challenges to be addressed.

Leading biophysicist to present seminar at Molecular Horizons

February 11, 2019

One of the world’s leading biophysicists Professor Cees Dekker from Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands, will be joining Professor Antoine van Oijen and his research team at Molecular Horizons this month as part of a Professorial award Prof.

ARENA kick-start funding grants through CSIRO ON Prime 6

February 11, 2019

ON Prime 6, Australia’s national science and technology accelerator, powered by CSIRO, is now open for applications and there is now even more reasons to join this exciting program with the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) delivering a Commercialisation of R&D Funding Initiative Pilot in conjunction with the CSIRO’s ON Prime program.

Nominations now open for the Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science

February 11, 2019

The Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science are Australia’s most prestigious awards for outstanding achievements in scientific research, research-based innovation, and excellence in science teaching.

ARC and HASS Outreach Forum: Invitation

February 4, 2019

Professor Joanne Tompkins, the Executive Director of Humanities and Creative Arts at the Australian Research Centre (ARC) would like to extend an invitation to all UOW researchers to attend a forum on ARC assessment processes and the current climate for competitive funding in the humanities and creative arts disciplines.

The L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Australia & New Zealand Fellowships: Applications now open

February 4, 2019

Applications for the 2019 L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Fellowships are now open, and close at midnight, Monday 8 March 2019.

FAPESP Sprint grant scheme open

February 1, 2019

UOW has partnered with one of Brazil’s leading research bodies, the State of São Paulo Research Foundation, known as FAPESP (Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de São Paulo) to jointly fund collaborative research projects between researchers from both countries.

Top international scientists in Wollongong for Future Materials Symposium

January 31, 2019

Experts from around the world will gather at UOW this week to discuss the latest developments and future directions of materials science, chemistry and physics at the 2019 International Symposium on Future Materials.

The Future Of: Children’s digital play

January 30, 2019

The Future Of: series asks UOW experts and researchers a set of five questions to gain some insight into the future states of our lives, our communities, and the world.

Sample size estimation: Introductory course with Excel

January 24, 2019

This one day course gives the basics of sample size estimation and is useful for those completing grant or ethics applications, or planning research.

UOW physicists win European Space Agency funding for radiation sensor

January 22, 2019

UOW researchers have been awarded funding from the European Space Agency to further develop a unique microdosimeter that measures the amount of radiation that astronauts and electronic instruments are exposed to in space.

University Global Partnership Network Conference: Expressions of interest – closing soon

January 14, 2019

UGPN CONFERENCE 01-03 APRIL, NCSU: 2nd CALL for EOI The University Global Partnership Network (UGPN) is an alliance of the Universities of São Paulo, North Carolina State, Surrey and UOW and in 2019 it is anticipated that Beihang University will become a member.

New research grants to promote animal welfare in research

January 14, 2019

The UOW Research Services Office recently introduced competitive small grants to support projects that will contribute to improving animal welfare in research.

Molecular Horizons building time capsule unveiled

December 6, 2018

On Monday 3 December, Distinguished Professor Antoine van Oijen and Professor Alison Jones, DVC (Health & Communities), unveiled the time capsule which will be built into the entryway to the Molecular Horizons building, due for completion in late 2019.

University Global Partnership Network Conference: Expressions of interest now open

December 5, 2018

The University Global Partnership Network (UGPN) is an alliance of the Universities of São Paulo, North Carolina State, Surrey and UOW and in 2019 it is anticipated that Beihang University will become a member.