Welcome to the April 2019 edition of IGNITE. Enjoy the latest news on industry partnerships, research, outstanding students and alumni success across the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies.
University of Sydney materials engineers have received an Australian Research Council Linkage Project grant to partner with CITIC Metal and examine the cause of hydrogen embrittlement in steels. Read More >>
Windows that efficiently conserve energy by responding to light, heat and other environmental factors may soon become a reality thanks to a team of plasma engineering experts from the University of Sydney.Read More >>
India's share of the world's massive e-waste problem has seen unskilled recyclers exposed to dangerous processes. Alumnus Jeevesh Kumar is working to delete the recycling danger, and reboot the benefits. Read More >>
An efficient and cost-effective satellite launch platform could soon be a reality in Australia thanks to a world first engine that's being developed by University of Sydney combustion experts. Read More >>
Our award-winning Professional Engagement Program aims to change the way our engineering students think about learning through self-reflection and extra-curricular activities throughout their degree. Read More >>
All 22 broad fields of research undertaken at the University of Sydney have been rated above or well above world standard by the Australian Research Council in their latest report. Read More >>
At the University of Sydney, our researchers are finding solutions to the world’s most pressing issues by changing the way they look at them. Dr Samantha Solon-Biet is challenging existing ageing research, suggesting a low-protein, high-carbohydrate diet may be the key to living a long and healthy life.