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  • Robotics technology scans up to 10 times faster than human eye [22-Jun-17]


    Launched by University of Sydney alumnus, Mark Bishop in 2009, Ocular Robotics is one of Australia's leading robotics companies revolutionising the capabilities and applications of robotic sensors and 3D mapping. More..

  • 5 minutes with...Ruchir Punjabi [21-Jun-17]


    At 22 years of age while studying Computer Science and Technology at the University of Sydney, Ruchir Punjabi started Langoor – a digital marketing agency – from his living room. Today, this venture is a thriving global business that spans five countries. More..

  • Magic mushrooms key to muscling up [20-Jun-17]


    A team of researchers from the University of Sydney believe the humble mushroom could be the new key to refuelling after a workout. More..

  • Making life easier for Australian farmers [20-Jun-17]


    Assessing the yield distribution of an orchard typically involves the farmer manually counting a few handpicked trees spread across many acres. This process is time consuming, expensive and prone to subjective biases; however through the work of University of Sydney PhD student Suchet Bargoti, information gathering in farms can now be much more efficient, precise and cost-effective. More..

  • 5 minutes with...Daniel Wilson [19-Jun-17]


    Dr Daniel Wilson was named one of Engineers Australia's Top 50 Innovators last year after creating the world's first autonomous mid-air docking between drones. He is now working in San Francisco as the CEO of OCI Technologies. More..

  • Students learn to engineer humanitarian solutions [16-Jun-17]


    Thirty students from the University of Sydney will gain a deeper understanding of the important role engineering plays in the developing world when they embark on a unique fieldwork tour to Samoa this July. More..