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  • Sights set on improving indigenous health through biomedical engineering [27 February 2015]

    Sights set on improving indigenous health through biomedical engineering

    An exceptional final high school year has secured young Sophee Savage, from Townsville a scholarship to study at the University of Sydney. The Pimlico State High School graduate is the University's first Biomedical Industry Partners Scholarship in Engineering Leadership for Indigenous Women recipient. More...

  • Computers should make us happier! [26 February 2015]

    Computers should make us happier!

    Two University of Sydney researchers are calling on developers to rethink their entire approach to designing computer software. Professor Rafael Calvo, School of Electrical and Information Technology and Dorian Peters, Faculty of Education and Social Work are urging developers to employ "positive computing" software methods in their design processes. More...

  • Needed for the hole in the head [5 February 2015]

    Needed for the hole in the head

    A biomedical engineering team based at the University of Sydney has developed a new low cost method for producing bone replacement implants for severely damaged skulls. The new 3D printing technique that enables clinicians to produce a patient-matched implant in a matter of days rather than several weeks. More...