Yuerui (Larry) Lu wins Prime Minister’s Prize for Science
17 Oct 2023
Professor Yuerui (Larry) Lu accepted the 2023 Malcolm McIntosh Prize for Physical Scientist of the Year at the Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science event held at Parliament House on 16 October.
Black coating mimicking sea corals wins SolarPACES 2023 innovation award
13 Oct 2023
An international team of engineers accepted the Technology Innovation Award at the 2023 Solar Power and Chemical Systems (SolarPACES) conference on 13 October. We spoke to Dr Juan Felipe Torres about how...
New support for ANU-led space technologies
27 Sep 2023
Canberra is set to establish itself as Australia’s gateway to space, with a series of significant investments in its growing space industry and space technologies led by The Australian National University (ANU)....
Solar racing team sets off for World Solar Car Challenge
19 Sep 2023
The Australian National University (ANU) solar car team are ready to set off on an adventure, leaving Canberra on Saturday 30 September to drive all the way to Darwin for the Bridgestone World...
ANU engineering student experiment to be tested by ISS astronauts
18 Sep 2023
What do chopsticks and space robots have in common? Japanese astronauts onboard the International Space Station (ISS) are about to find out.
Systems Engineering is future-fitted engineering
11 Sep 2023
The ANU undergraduate engineering degrees are unique in Australia. We spoke to students, alumni, and academics to better define “future-fitted” engineering.
Educating engineers to safely steward nuclear systems
5 Sep 2023
The Australian National University (ANU) is introducing new courses to train the next generation of engineers to work safely and securely in and around nuclear systems and shape Australia’s approach toward nuclear...
Charting green hydrogen supply for heavy industry
18 Aug 2023
Researchers at the Australian National University (ANU) School of Engineering, in partnership with the Heavy Industry Low-carbon Transition Cooperative Research Centre (HILT CRC), have unveiled an interactive web tool that calculates the...
What if this course could change your life?
30 Jun 2023
The course description promises a “wide range of ways of contributing to global challenges, helping you to find directions that fit with your strengths and interests and to develop a sense of...
ANU robots vs. the maze
31 May 2023
Student teams watched with hands clasped in prayer as their robot cars attempted to navigate mazes using sonar sensors to detect and avoid obstructions. To earn high marks, the robots would need...