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ANU PhD Student Siqi Wu
16
Aug
2018

ANU student awarded Google PhD Fellowship

Siqi Wu, a PhD student from the ANU Research School of Computer Science is one of four PhD students in Australia to be selected for the 2018 Google PhD Fellowship program. The fellowship program aims to support PhD students in...

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2018 ANU Alumni (Postgraduate) Student Volunteer Dr Francesca Maclean
09
Apr
2018

Dr Francesca Maclean, Alumni Student Volunteer of the Year (Postgraduate)

The Australian National University (ANU) has honoured its distinguished alumni at the 2018 ANU Alumni Awards held on Friday 6 April at the National Gallery of Australia. The annual event celebrates the depth and diversity of...

Solar panels
03
Apr
2018

Tesla's 'virtual power plant' might be second-best to real people power

The South Australian government and Tesla recently announced a large-scale solar and storage scheme that will distribute solar...

ANU Engineering student Meh-Ara Taseer
08
Mar
2018

ANU scholarship awarded on International Women’s Day

Australian National University (ANU) Bachelor of Engineering student, Meh-Ara Taseer has been announced as the 2018 recipient of the ANU Natasha Linard Scholarship for Women in Engineering and Technology. Meh-Ara will receive $5,...

Students selecting free red ANU t-shirts at the 2018 Welcome Party
28
Feb
2018

College welcomes the 2018 academic year

On Thursday 22 February the College rang in the start of the academic year by hosting a ‘2018 Welcome Party’. Now in its second year, the Welcome Party is an additional event added the College commencement activities. Dr...

Professor Elanor Huntington
23
Feb
2018

Making our high-tech future

Professor Elanor Huntington, Dean of the ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science speaks about re-imagining the traditional engineering and computing disciplines in the latest edition of ANU Reporter. ...

CECS International Summer School Graduation
12
Feb
2018

‘Smart Cities’ the focus of inaugural CECS International Summer School

From 21 January to 3 February 2018, The Australian National University (ANU) College of Engineering and Computer Science (CECS) played host to 55 international undergraduate students from 9 different universities in China for the...

A group of students gather around a robotic car. Image courtesy of T8 Photography
09
Feb
2018

Igniting a passion for STEM education

During the month of January, the ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science hosted over 220 year 12 students from the National Youth Science Forum (NYSF). NYSF is an annual Rotary-sponsored event that brings together...

ANU Students in Sydney at annual Tech Trip
02
Feb
2018

ANU students explore Australia’s leading technology companies

During a whirlwind four day tour, 45 Australian National University students travelled to Sydney to meet with leading technology companies such as Canva, Atlassian, Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Dolby, Freelancer, Palantir and Google...

Jeremy Smith
15
Dec
2017

ANU research engineer Jeremy Smith recognised among Australia's best teachers

ANU research engineer Jeremy Smith is one of five ANU teachers to win the coveted 2017 Australian Awards for University Teaching, announced by Minister for Education and Training, the Hon Simon Birmingham. Jeremy Smith, from the...

Dr Xiangyun (Sean) Zhou
13
Dec
2017

Dr Xiangyun Zhou named Best Young Researcher in Asia-Pacific Region

ANU Research School of Engineering's Dr Xiangyun (Sean) Zhou has been announced as Best Young Researcher of the Asia-Pacific region in 2017 by the IEEE Communications society Asia-Pacific Board. Dr Zhou received the award in...

ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science graduates
13
Dec
2017

Congratulations to our December 2017 Graduates

The College of Engineering and Computer Science (CECS) would like to congratulate the students who graduated yesterday. The event was a momentous occasion as the students celebrated their academic achievements with family,...

L to R: Anthony Linard, Anna Linard, Ellen Lynch, Emily Rose Rees, Keith Linard and Professor Elanor Huntington
08
Dec
2017

ANU students awarded inaugural Natasha Linard Scholarship for Women in Engineering & Technology.

ANU Bachelor of Engineering (Research & Development) students, Ellen Lynch and Emily Rose Rees have been announced as the first recipients of the Natasha Linard Scholarship for Women in Engineering & Technology. The...

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06
Dec
2017

Machine learning uncovers large hidden job market for PhD graduates

Researchers have developed machine learning to scan tens of thousands of job ads and found a large hidden job market for PhD graduates. The project, led by The Australian National University (ANU) and CSIRO's Data61, developed a...

ACT Minister for Climate Change and Sustainability, Mr Shane Rattenbury and The Duong
30
Nov
2017

ANU PhD students recognised for contributions to photovoltaic research

ACT Minister for Climate Change and Sustainability, Mr Shane Rattenbury announced the recipients of the Solar Thesis Prize at the 2017 Solar Oration delivered by Ms Audrey Zibelman, CEO of the Australian Energy Market Operator at The...

New Colombo Plan 2018 scholarships
29
Nov
2017

ANU wins nine New Colombo Plan 2018 scholarships

Nine ANU students have been selected for the Australian Government's New Colombo Plan (NCP) Scholarships for 2018. The NCP Scholarships gives Australian students the opportunity to study up to a year in the Indo-Pacific region,...

Professor Genevieve Bell
21
Nov
2017

3A Institute | Autonomy, Agency and Assurance Innovation Institute

The Autonomy, Agency and Assurance Innovation Institute (3A Institute) ambitions to bring together the world’s best researchers from around the world and a range of disciplines, to build a new applied science around the management of...

Professor Elanor Huntington
21
Nov
2017

ANU Dean of Engineering named an honorary fellow

Dean of the ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science Professor Elanor Huntington has been honoured as an Honorary Fellow of Engineers Australia. The award recognises eminent engineers who have exhibited unmatched...

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16
Nov
2017

ANU graduates among the world’s most employable

Graduates from ANU have been ranked Australia's most employable graduates and are listed among the world's most sought after employees. For the fifth consecutive year, ANU was rated number one in Australia in the Times Higher...

Dr Fiona Beck, ARC Discovery Early Career Research Award recipient
10
Nov
2017

ANU has won $24 million in Australian Research Council (ARC) funding for 58 research projects across the University.

In the latest ARC funding round announced by Education Minister the Hon Simon Birmingham, The Australian National University (ANU) won funding for 20 Discovery Early Career Research Awards (DECRAs), 38 Discovery Projects, and three...

ANU authors Dylan Campbell, Dr. Lars Petersson, Dr. Laurent Kneip and Hongdong Li
09
Nov
2017

Prestigious Marr Prize Honourable Mention awarded to ANU computer vision researchers

A team of researchers from The Australian National University (ANU), Data61 and the Australian Centre for Robotic Vision (ACRV) were awarded the "Marr Prize - Honorable Mention" at the biennial IEEE International Conference on Computer...

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