CECS News

A round-up of mentions in the media, media announcements, news about staff and students, and stories in ANU Reporter and On Campus.

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10
Aug
'15

Meet Ross Pure, published 2nd yr Engineering R&D student

Meet Ross Pure, a third year Engineering student from the College of Engineering and Computer Sciences. A mathematics problem Ross solved as part of his second year R and D project was recently published. The publication is a program written in the Mathematica programming language. Its function is calculating distance distributions used in the modelling of wireless networks, and can also be applied in other areas such as forestry, mathematics, operations research, and material sciences.

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29
Jul
'15

ANU to play role in World Wide Web development

Image: Stuart Hay, ANU.

The ANU is set to play a significant role in guiding the future of the Web after being chosen as the new host of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Australia Office.

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21
Jul
'15

Sticky tape the key to ultrathin solar cells

Scientists studying thin layers of phosphorus have found surprising properties that could open the door to ultrathin and ultralight solar cells and LEDs.

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13
Jul
'15

Student wins best poster presentation at Indian conference

Meet Sara Salem Hamouda, PhD Candidate in the Computer Systems Group at the ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science. Sara recently won an award for best poster presentation in the PhD forum of the International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium.

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07
Jul
'15

Scholarship to create leaders that make a difference

A new scholarship valued at up to $120,000 over two to three years will offer students pursuing research or coursework postgraduate studies

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Archived news

2015-07-03 - Part time teaching available for Semester 2, 2015
2015-06-24 - Nobel Laureate Brian Schmidt to lead ANU
2015-06-15 - ANU students play their cards right with tech startup
2015-06-01 - Research in rhyme wins Famelab people’s choice award
2015-05-12 - Start-up by ANU alumnus impresses Tesla
2015-04-29 - ANU leads Australia in global subject rankings
2015-04-28 - Women encouraged to explore computing
2015-04-22 - Scientists watch living taste cells in action
2015-02-24 - ANU student ideas to come to life with TechLauncher
2015-02-23 - Engineering students helping those in need
2015-02-18 - The mobile diagnoses revolution
2015-02-09 - Graduate named Fulbright Scholar
2015-01-23 - Prosthetic building challenge a leg-up for science students
2014-12-29 - ANU students win prize for creating web app in 32 hours
2014-12-22 - 2014 Engineering and Computer Science Graduates
2014-12-11 - Lecturer recognised for teaching excellence
2014-12-11 - The first year of Discovering Engineering finishes with a bang
2014-11-24 - Kylie Catchpole honoured in Academy of Science Awards
2014-11-17 - Engineering Alumna in Big Apple for marathon
2014-11-07 - College receives over $3.5 million in latest ARC funding round
2014-11-05 - ANU receives $35 million research funding boost
2014-10-30 - Waste not, want not
2014-10-29 - Engineering Students take out awards at prestigious conference
2014-10-20 - Three ANU students headed to Morocco for ICPC Challenge
2014-10-15 - New summer school opportunity for Engineering and Computer Science students
2014-10-14 - Big Data and the Big Apple
2014-10-02 - New rankings show ANU in the world’s top universities
2014-09-11 - Steve Lee wins Eureka Prize for Innovative Use of Technology
2014-09-11 - Kiara Bruggeman wins CECS 3-Minute Thesis Competition
2014-09-09 - Reshaping philanthropy with major gift to ANU
2014-09-05 - Solar soldiers have their day in the sun
2014-09-05 - Engineering students head to Beijing as part of Globex Exchange Program
2014-08-27 - Discussing the 'Internet of Things'
2014-08-26 - New funds to help bolster ANU clean energy research
2014-08-21 - CECS students receive Chinese Government Awards
2014-08-15 - From ANU To Kathmandu: IT student Jen Taylor's volunteering experience in Nepal
2014-08-14 - Niraj Lal competes in National FameLab competition
2014-08-12 - Scientists shortlisted for Eureka Prize
2014-08-05 - Students to take on real world challenges with Enable Development
2014-07-11 - Intelledox named ACT business of the year
2014-07-02 - Call for Nominations: 2014 Dean's Awards for Excellence in Education
2014-06-27 - New computing course will be available worldwide through Edx
2014-06-26 - Marcus Hutter receives Honorable Mention for 2014 IJCAI-JAIR Best Paper Prize
2014-06-26 - CECS staff recognised in ANU Educational Fellowship Scheme
2014-06-25 - $50,000 for new humanitarian engineering course
2014-06-25 - Steve Blackburn receives Test of Time Award
2014-06-24 - CECS welcomes Professor Elanor Huntington as new Dean
2014-06-19 - New building approved for computer science and mathematics
2014-05-22 - CECS student wins second place at the SRC Grand Final
2014-05-20 - Tech girls are superheroes
2014-05-06 - Chris Browne and Peter Christen receive excellence in education award
2014-04-28 - Combining computer science and art
2014-04-28 - Droplet lens turns smart phones into microscopes
2014-04-24 - Public Lecture: Think big - see things differently
2014-04-23 - Pascal’s paper stands the test of time
2014-04-16 - CECS HDR Retreat Camp
2014-03-27 - Students win top prize in Canberra digital design competition
2014-03-05 - High-efficiency solar cell developed at ANU
2014-02-07 - Dr Salman Durrani’s fellowship with HEA
2014-02-06 - New summer course a big hit with Brazilian students
2014-02-03 - NYSF students from across Australia visit CECS
2014-01-28 - CECS hosts 25 students from across Australia and NZ for the annual Summer Scholars program
2014-01-20 - ANU students educate the next generation about robotics
2014-01-17 - Students seeing double in 2014
2013-12-18 - New neurons to regenerate your brain
2013-12-12 - Computing students take top spots in programming comp
2013-12-04 - Engineering students win Innovation Award for their robotic vehicle
2013-11-13 - College shines in latest ARC fund round
2013-11-12 - Student invited to prestigious international conference
2013-11-04 - ANU Alumnus, Huy Nguyen has been named ACT’s Young Australian of the Year for 2014
2013-10-28 - Engineering Staff and Student Fun Ride
2013-10-25 - Charles Martin's Theremin performance featured in The Canberra Times
2013-10-22 - ANU and The Netherlands demonstrate the power of solar energy
2013-10-17 - ANU Alumnus, Huy Nguyen has been nominated for ACT’s Young Australian of the Year for 2014
2013-10-17 - Students catapulted into programming at Angry Birds Bootcamp
2013-10-16 - ANU student projects take first and second place at AutoCRC conference
2013-10-14 - Apply now for a 2014 Commonwealth Supported Place
2013-10-10 - Taiwanese solar manufacturers visit ANU
2013-10-01 - Tim Brook and Torben Sko are Shaping Canberra
2013-09-27 - Fire station does more than battle blazes
2013-09-04 - Solar student has 3D vision
2013-08-27 - CECS hosts RoboCupJunior
2013-08-23 - The future is bright for Isaac
2013-08-20 - Dr Niraj Lal named ACT’s ‘Tall Poppy’ for 2013
2013-08-16 - Google Tech Talk at ANU
2013-08-14 - New Chair in Data Intensive Computing
2013-08-09 - EWB Challenge finalists announced
2013-08-07 - CECS first R&D camp a success
2013-08-06 - Dr Steve Lee a finalist for the Edmund Optics 2013 Education Grant
2013-08-06 - New supercomputer Australia’s most powerful
2013-08-05 - Talk your way to great prizes
2013-07-29 - CECS celebrate with graduates at the College’s first Graduation Reception
2013-07-24 - Artificial intelligence put to the test
2013-07-17 - Technology takes on breast cancer
2013-07-10 - Call for nominations for the CECS Dean’s Awards for Teaching Excellence
2013-07-01 - CECS student to represent Australia and ANU at the World University Games
2013-07-01 - CECS and Science farewell Science without Borders students
2013-06-28 - CECS student wins SIGPLAN student research competition
2013-06-27 - Biomedical optics collaboration between Dr Steve Lee & JCSMR
2013-06-14 - Unravelling Complexity showcase
2013-06-03 - New 3D printers for CECS
2013-05-31 - CECS Student Wins 2013 NASSCOM Student Innovation Award
2013-05-29 - Female Students Explore Engineering and Computing at ANU
2013-05-27 - Unravelling Complexity Student Project Showcase
2013-05-08 - CECS Tops Australia in 2013 QS World University Rankings
2013-05-03 - CECS staff and students win vox pop competition
2013-03-15 - Inspiring women at ANU
2013-03-15 - Innovative CECS graduates shine in Alumni Awards
2013-03-14 - Careers Fair has a lot to offer
2013-02-18 - 2013 IARU Global Summer Program: Applications open!
2013-01-30 - NYSF students inspired by engineering and computing
2013-01-18 - Prestigious AIS Award for Prof Roger Clarke
2012-12-14 - College research well above world standards
2012-12-14 - First preferences for CECS up 10%
2012-12-14 - ANU Advisory Sessions
2012-12-13 - ANGRY BIRDS - Human vs Machine!
2012-12-13 - Successes in ASI rounds
2012-12-04 - New opportunities with Peking University
2012-12-04 - Student project awarded by ACS
2012-11-28 - NUIX wins the "Communication Technology" division of the 2012 Australian Export Awards
2012-11-27 - Prizes app-plenty for our high tech students
2012-11-27 - Software Engineering students showcase their real talents
2012-11-23 - Inside the Researchers Lab: Episode 2
2012-11-19 - Multimodal Grand Challenge Prize Winner: Lexing Xie
2012-11-09 - Inside the Researchers Lab
2012-07-31 - Excellence rewarded by motivated people
by Heather McEwen
2012-07-04 - CECS Dean's Awards for Teaching Excellence - 2012
2012-07-04 - CECS paper shapes the field of computer performance
by Heather McEwen
2012-07-04 - Visionary scientists win award in CECS
by Heather McEwen
2012-05-31 - New Microsoft Research Fellow
2012-05-24 - Innovative student wins award
2012-05-23 - Outstanding contributions to student learning
2012-03-28 - College Professor admitted to Academy
2012-02-13 - Prestigious publishing in CS
2012-02-06 - Student thinks locally to act globally
2012-02-01 - Steady as she goes
By Heather McEwen
2012-02-01 - The way forward: Smart modules and smart inverters
2012-01-20 - HCI Summer School a great success
by Heather McEwen
2012-01-20 - Tim Flannery virtually impressed
by Heather McEwen
2012-01-20 - Video star
2012-01-10 - Engineers & IT students are a creative lot!
2012-01-09 - Higher Degree by Research Student poster day 2011
by Heather McEwen
2011-11-28 - Software engineering student a winner
by Heather McEwen
2011-11-11 - Global Renewable Energy Trends
by Heather McEwen & Andrew Blakers
2011-11-04 - Grant wins
by Heather McEwen
2011-09-22 - Less talk, more code!
2011-09-13 - 'Future-proofing' yourself in IT
By Heather McEwen
2011-08-17 - The Techno Expo
by Heather McEwen
2011-07-11 - CECS sweeps ResearchFest poster exhibition
2011-06-08 - Ready, GetSet, Go!
2011-03-22 - PM visits ASI laboratories at ANU
2011-03-22 - Women in Technology
2011-03-17 - 2011 Fulbright Scholar
by Heather McEwen
2011-03-07 - Agreement signed with Harbin Institute
2011-03-07 - Student ambassador program launched
By Heather McEwen
2011-03-07 - Memorial plaque unveiled in Engineering
By Heather McEwen
2011-03-07 - Alumni welcome
2011-03-01 - Prime Minister visits Big Dish
2011-02-17 - 20th birthday celebrations in engineering
By Heather McEwen
2011-02-10 - Simply the best
2011-02-07 - Information and computing sciences amongst world's best
2011-02-02 - Small rays of hope
2011-01-17 - Reconciliation action plan adopted
2010-12-16 - A special treat for programmers
2010-12-10 - Dean's Awards 2010
2010-11-30 - New solar labs opened by Minister Ferguson
2010-11-22 - Get your game face on
2010-11-18 - Significant appointment
2010-11-18 - Top supervisor awards
2010-10-25 - Higher Education Down Under
2010-10-25 - Engineering is 20 years young!
2010-10-19 - Big ideas - by Heather McEwen
2010-10-08 - It's called the GNU ...
2010-10-07 - New Collaborative Masters Program Launched - by Heather McEwen
2010-10-07 - Golden engineering student
2010-08-02 - New laboratories at CSES
2010-07-28 - High achievers
2010-06-16 - Machine Learning Summer School - September 2010
2010-06-07 - March of the cyborgs and human rights
2010-06-02 - The biggest tick of all from Engineers Australia
2010-05-31 - Computing careers night a runaway success
2010-05-25 - A new breed of computing graduate
2010-04-28 - CECS researcher makes the All-Time Top 10 list of engineering papers
2010-03-26 - Computer vision expert selected for prestigious chair by French government - by Heather McEwen
2010-03-18 - Eye on computing - by Heather McEwen
2010-03-11 - Solar helps soldiers to soldier on
2010-03-11 - Presenting is powerful stuff - by Heather McEwen
2010-03-03 - IEEE names 28-year-old woman as its new 'Face of Engineering'
2010-03-02 - Software engineering student powering up nano chips
2010-02-19 - College engineering student recognised by Australian Solar Energy Society
2010-02-19 - 'Make it so' engineering campaign launched
2010-02-18 - Aspiring higher - by Heather McEwen
2010-02-17 - Productive partnerships for a better world - by Heather McEwen
2010-02-16 - Barbie girl, in a Barbie world, is a computer engineer?by Heather McEwen
2010-02-15 - Get smart with grid smart
2010-02-15 - Data cycles
2010-01-18 - New CECS website goes live
2009-12-17 - CECS top-notch supervisors notch up wins
2009-12-08 - Ticket to ride
2009-12-04 - Catching the rays
2009-11-30 - Innovative staff and students win awards
2009-10-01 - A Unique Opportunity
2009-09-15 - Guaranteed PhD scholarships for domestic students
2009-06-25 - Connecting Research to Business
2009-06-25 - Impressive students
2009-04-02 - Powering up solar collaboration
2009-04-02 - Indian students engineer exports
2009-02-24 - Cadets commence
2009-02-13 - New undergraduate scholarship opportunities
2009-02-13 - CECS 'green team' winners
2009-02-03 - Cool air from solar not hot air
2009-01-21 - Spray-on material to lead to cheaper solar panels
2009-01-16 - Resources and Energy Minister Martin Ferguson launches the Australian Solar Institute
2009-01-15 - CECS shares in 2.7m grant for solar research with Chinese
2008-12-15 - More to maths than meets the eye
2008-12-15 - Have degree, will travel
2008-12-11 - CECS and UniSA win $3.8M bid for engineers
2008-11-13 - CECS maths expert in US death-row case
2008-10-16 - Multicore computer to help train more sleek geeks
2008-10-16 - ARC grant successes for CECS
2008-10-16 - Mad about robots
2008-10-13 - $70m solar project to create 115 jobs
2008-09-30 - Alumni in the News
2008-09-26 - Winner has global success in sight
2008-09-26 - Operation Vision
2008-09-25 - CECS & Chinese scientists to make cheap solar energy
2008-09-12 - Doing Well by Doing Good
2008-07-14 - Animation-reality blur
2008-07-14 - Sun rises over ANU multicore computing
2008-05-15 - Immersed in ICT
2008-04-21 - Engineering the right image
2008-04-21 - Canberra BarCamp
2008-04-17 - Sharing Technology
2008-03-14 - Fulbright Scholarship Winner
2008-03-14 - Exceptional award for pioneer of signal and adaptive control systems research in Australia
2008-03-06 - Broadband challenge harvests efficient ideas
2008-03-05 - Go CECS Students!
2008-03-03 - CECS Students Helping to Engineer a Better World
2008-03-03 - Power-up for solar study
2008-03-03 - Alumnus in the news
2008-03-03 - Lost & Found in the Supermarket
2007-10-03 - ANU students build awareness of climate change
2007-10-03 - Many oggled 'Big Brother Google'
2007-09-21 - 'What a difference a day makes!'
2007-09-13 - Students showcase their engineering projects
2007-09-13 - Smarter search engine on its way
2007-09-12 - We dug 'piled higher and deeper'
2007-09-12 - Big Brother Google?
2007-09-11 - Mr Rahul Gandhi MP, visits solar thermal technologies
2007-08-23 - WICked Woman of the Year
2007-08-17 - In Conversation: Picture an engineer
2007-08-07 - Robocup Junior Competition
2007-08-07 - Backing for solar tariff in the ACT
2007-08-03 - Handy remote
2007-08-01 - ANU Open Day: 25 August 2007
2007-07-26 - Summer Scholarships Open: Get a taste of what it's like to do a PhD!
2007-07-18 - Engineering graduate in the news
2007-07-18 - Awards mean bright futures for bright students
2007-07-05 - Melding mind and machine
2007-06-29 - What is an Engineer?
2007-06-28 - The answer to Australia's clean energy needs could be in Canberra
2007-06-20 - Launching SATOMGI at the Archives
2007-06-19 - Not too much lifeblood spilled at the 'Big Feast'
2007-06-07 - Sung Cha - a rising star
2007-06-05 - The Big Feast is on again
2007-05-31 - Bus tales not all tall stories
2007-05-29 - Big cuppa more than a weak tea
2007-05-22 - 2007 Lions Oratory Competition
2007-05-21 - Women. Who needs them?
2007-05-21 - Big Cuppa hosted by Women in Technology
2007-05-09 - V-C Travel Grants
2007-05-09 - College students take a shine to sustainable energy solutions
2007-05-08 - Budget climate change measures mean an increase in the solar rebate scheme
2007-05-07 - Engineering the environment
2007-05-03 - Solar thermal shines
2007-04-30 - Will sliver cell technology get a boost to reach more consumers?
2007-04-26 - A shift in thinking on energy management means students have a broader view on sustainability
2007-03-12 - Sliver cells in the news (Courtesy ABC TV)
2007-02-12 - Summer scholars sizzled in CECS
2007-02-09 - Solar cells changed track in 2000
2007-01-23 - Logic Summer School
2007-01-23 - Mixing science with wearable art at reSkin
2007-01-23 - Atomic win for Polyatomic!
2007-01-20 - National Youth Science Forum a great success
2007-01-01 - Mentoring for software engineering students
2007-01-01 - New Masters courses in 2007
2007-01-01 - Researcher uses his brain for world-first
2007-01-01 - It was a very good year ...
2006-12-01 - New NICTA Taskforces a great success in 2006
2006-12-01 - Undergraduate Enrolments Open for 2007

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