Research news

Metals community celebrates a brilliant career

Emeritus Professor Julian Mercer
Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:40:00 +1100
Australian experts have paid tribute to retiring Professor Julian Mercer, a world authority on copper.

Deakin marks 20-year India milestone

Deakin PhD students and presenters from the special two-day research training workshop.
Wed, 26 Nov 2014 11:54:00 +1100
Latest visit brings celebrations, workshops and new initiatives.

Geelong lawyer blazes new training trail

PhD researcher Kristoffer Greaves has received a 2014 ISSOTL award.
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:39:00 +1100
A PhD student in Education is bringing innovation to practical legal training.

Breaking the fracture cycle

Dr Kara Holloway
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 10:39:00 +1100
Deakin researcher finds one fracture can lead to another.

Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Fellows announced

Alfred Deakin
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 14:03:00 +1100
Deakin will welcome 17 new postdoctoral research fellows in 2015.

Top award for smart parrot research

Justin Eastwood has won the CSIRO Award for Innovation in Infectious Disease Research or Prevention for his work with rosellas.
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 16:26:00 +1100
Justin Eastwood has received a 'Researcher of the Year' award for his parrot disease research.

A calling to support the homeless

Committed to making a difference - 2014 Alumni of the Year (Community Service) Mr James Farrell.
Mon, 17 Nov 2014 13:28:00 +1100
Alumni Award winner James Farrell uses the law to help the vulnerable.

Exploring 3D printing pozibilities

Dr George Aranda, with some objects made pozible by 3D printing.
Mon, 17 Nov 2014 09:42:00 +1100
Researcher seeks crowdfunding to explore 3D printing in primary schools.

Deakin researchers dazzle

Deakin University's Dr Luke Henderson and Professor Bronwyn Fox were awarded the top two awards at this year's Smart Geelong Researcher of the Year Awards.
Fri, 14 Nov 2014 23:30:00 +1100
Stellar night for Deakin at this year's Smart Geelong Researcher of the Year Awards.

Disadvantaged missing out on knee replacements

Dr Sharon Brennan.
Wed, 12 Nov 2014 11:47:00 +1100
Researchers find socioeconomic status affects joint replacement uptake.

Deakin makes finals in VicHealth Awards

The 'You the Man' writing team: Deakin's Dr Patrick van der Werf, Dr Virginia Murray and Professor Ann Taket (right). Ms Cathy Plourde, the play's orginator, from the Uni of New England, USA, is second from left.
Tue, 11 Nov 2014 16:24:00 +1100
Four entries have achieved a stand-out performance for Deakin.

Centre for Investigative Interviewing launched

Director of the Centre for Investigative Interviewing, Professor Martine Powell.
Tue, 11 Nov 2014 09:01:00 +1100
A new Centre is taking its expertise around the globe.

Cracking reviews for Motion.Lab

Extending technological boundaries - two dancers from 'The Crack Up'.
Mon, 10 Nov 2014 13:54:00 +1100
'The Crack Up' has stretched transmedia boundaries at the Malthouse.

Tracking histories on Kokoda

Professor John Waiko  and Dr Jonathan Ritchie, with Mr Hawala Laula, 89, who carried supplies dropped by allied aircraft for the Australian soldiers around Kagi village.
Mon, 10 Nov 2014 10:33:00 +1100
ADRI historian helps Papua New Guineans to find their voice.

High tech nanofibre deal for Deakin

Short nanofibre experts, with the world-leading technology - (from left) Deakin researchers Dr Alessandra Sutti, Dr Paul Collins, Dr Teo Slezak and Dr Marzieh Parhizkar.
Thu, 06 Nov 2014 14:53:00 +1100
A joint venture will provide a world-first short nanofibre manufacturing capability in Geelong.

How can policy support the provision of healthy food in communities?

Dr Corinna Hawkes
Thu, 06 Nov 2014 00:06:00 +1100
C-PAN, together with the Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute and the Obesity Policy Coalition is hosting a free seminar featuring Dr Corinna Hawkes.

ARC funding for Deakin

Professor Ian Chen will lead one of the 10 Deakin-led ARC Discovery Projects.
Wed, 05 Nov 2014 11:51:00 +1100
Success for Deakin in the latest round of ARC Discovery, DECRA and LIEF grants.

On the trail of deadly Dieback

Joining forces in the battle against Phytophthora: Professor Wolfgang Osswald (Technical University of Munich) and Deakin's Professor David Cahill (right).
Tue, 04 Nov 2014 15:57:00 +1100
A world Phytophthora expert is visiting Deakin as 'Thinker in Residence.'

Harrison Lecture for Innovation

Geelong innovator - Professor Saeid Nahavandi, Director of Deakin's Centre for Intelligent Systems Research.
Mon, 03 Nov 2014 11:14:00 +1100
A public lecture will examine how innovation can help Geelong become a Smart City.

Symposium targets regional health inequities

Professor David Ashley, the Executive Director of Western Alliance and Chair of Medicine at Deakin University and Barwon Health.
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 16:25:00 +1100
Western Alliance is set to host its first Annual Symposium.

Deakin University acknowledges the traditional land owners of present campus sites.

20th August 2012