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UTS aims for autonomy at intersection of innovation, industry

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Chinese technology brand Huawei hosted its Asia-Pacific Innovation Day – which is actually two days – labeled ‘The Brilliance of Exploration in Sydney’, on November 2–3. Speaking on the importance of science and co-operation was University of Technology Sydney deputy vice-chancellor, research, ...

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ARC pumps $31.3 million into gravitational wave research

OzGRav may help discover black holes ripping themselves apart due to the emission of gravitational waves from distant parts of the universe. Photo: Swinburne Astronomy Productions.

Following two sightings of Albert Einstein’s fabled gravitational waves this year, the Australian Research Council has allocated $31.3 million for new work in this field. The ARC Centre of Excellence for Gravitational Wave Discovery (OzGRav) will be hosted by Swinburne University of Technology. ...

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UoW donor calls gifts path to immortality

(Left to right) vice-chancellor professor Paul Wellings, Suzanne Walker, emeritus professor Ken McKinnon  and Jillian Broadbent, chancellor. Photo: UOW

The donor of a $1.3 million grant to the University of Wollongong argues funding education is the single best investment one can make for future generations and useful in ensuring “a bit of immortality”. Emeritus professor Ken McKinnon, former UoW ...

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