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Tuesday 18 May 2021

Paul Wellings awarded prestigious CASE Asia-Pacific Leadership Award

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Tuesday 18 May 2021

UOW students awarded Liverpool City Council community scholarships

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Stories

Micro muscles inspired by DNA supercoiling

Scientists develop new type of artificial muscle for use in miniature robots

DNA-inspired 'supercoiling' fibres could make powerful artificial muscles for robots

Potential applications include in miniature machinery such as prosthetic hands and dexterous robotic devices

UOW scientists join European Space Agency lunar missions team

Centre for Medical Radiation Physics will develop instruments to measure radiation doses to astronauts

Seven UOW students awarded prestigious Westpac Young Technologists Scholarships

Scholarships to help students realise their dream careers in the tech industry

Funding win for UOW energy and cybersecurity projects

Industry collaborations to generate electricity from waste heat; improve data security for cloud computing

Woolyungah Indigenous Centre helped Mitchell find his place at University

Juggling studies and internship a learning curve for engineering graduate


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