Gender Equity Focus at UWA

While changes have occurred in universities, workplaces, boardrooms and government, with a growing number of women taking on leadership roles, sadly, women‘s participation in technology and engineering academia is declining. EMI Director Mark Stickells said [...]


Award winning engineering students reap benefits

This comes hot on the tails of the UWA Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) being selected to receive the 2016 Outstanding Student Chapter Award recognising exceptional programs and presented to less than 10 percent of [...]


Oceans facility open for research collaboration

The new $62 million facility is a six storey purpose-built facility that supports marine scientists from CSIRO, the Australian Institute of Marine Science ( AIMS ) and UWA’s Ocean Institute who will work alongside COFS [...]


MRIWA scholarships available for minerals researchers

To this end the Institute is offering minerals researchers the opportunity to apply for PhD scholarships, worth $30,000 and $40,000 per annum for 3.5 years, before the closing date on 31 October 2016. MRIWA CEO [...]


Shell-EMI briefing on new gas platform technology

Whilst working for Arup, UWA’s Senior Research Fellow Dr Andrew Grime recently helped to develop key structural and geotechnical innovations to extend the life of the existing field. Last week Andrew spoke to a full [...]


COFS supports YES! at O-tube facility

Together they held a site visit to UWA’s Large O-tube facility at the Shenton Park Field Station last week. The multi-award winning O-tubes are world unique recirculating flumes which have enabled ground-breaking research into the [...]