Pioneering Women Scholarship welcomes computing standout from Sri Lanka
20 Sep 2023
The Australian National University (ANU) is addressing underrepresentation of women in computing through a new Pioneering Women Program. We spoke to inaugural scholarship recipient Sumayya Ziyad about the award, her study journey...
ANU duo wins Eureka Prize for genomics software that armed humanity against COVID-19
24 Aug 2023
Researchers at The Australian National University (ANU) have been recognised for their pivotal efforts in the battle against COVID-19 in Australia’s premier science awards, the 2023 Australian Museum Eureka Prizes.
Health and computing: An interview with Professor Hanna Suominen
9 Aug 2023
Professor Hanna Suominen juggles teaching responsibilities at The Australian National University (ANU) School of Computing with Our Health In Our Hands (OHIOH), a strategic initiative of ANU applying advanced computing to healthcare and...
Eureka Prize winner reflects on software that armed humanity against COVID-19
19 Jul 2023
Dr Robert Lanfear and Dr Minh Bui of the Australian National University (ANU) have been awarded the 2023 Eureka Prize for Excellence in Research Software for their genomics software IQTree2.
ANU alumni and entrepreneurs network in Singapore
5 Jul 2023
World-leading academics and standout students from the Australian National University (ANU) recently joined esteemed alumni and friends in Singapore at an ANU Technology and Entrepreneurship Networking event. Twenty current ANU students had applied...
Bots heard ‘round the world: AI and the future of astronomy
22 Jun 2023
“So far, astronomers have dealt with images of the night sky. Now that we have film of the night sky, what we need are algorithms capable of taking this information and summarising...
The power of AI in education
22 May 2023
Today’s students can access a range of new technologies and generative AI. How can we apply these tools in the classroom?
Computers to bolster fight against ovarian cancer
28 Oct 2022
A new discovery will allow high-speed computing and machine learning to improve the early detection and treatment of ovarian cancer.
Gamble pays off as computing standout lands at Google
21 Oct 2022
Feiyue Tao feared her research would suffer if she accepted a summer internship with Google, but it didn’t prevent her from earning a Postgraduate Medal for Academic Excellence.
Escape Room unlocks inventive path to learning
7 Oct 2022
One room, 60 minutes, five puzzles and the only way out is to solve them. That’s the challenge facing students at the ANU School of Computing.