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Semiconductor

The initiative will expand the state’s semiconductor industry and grow its potential as a future export market.

Professor Renate Egan shows Minister Chris Bowen and Matt Thistlethwaite equipment in the Solar Industrial Research Facility at UNSW.

With solar a big part of our energy future, researchers driving Australia’s international lead in solar technology welcome funding.

The project will make seL4 cyber security technology usable in more complex computer systems.

Danger mines sign in a field

Russia’s absurd claims about ‘smart’ landmines show it’s high time the world put limits on autonomous weapons.

Sunswift 7 on track

UNSW's latest high-performance solar-powered car, designed and built by students, is now on track for an incredible Guinness World Record attempt.

A computer representation of a lightbulb on a desk in an office building

The day is coming – some say has already arrived – when artificial intelligence starts to invent things that its human creators could not. But our laws are lagging behind this technology, UNSW experts say.

flooding of town

Australia needs more investment in hydrological modelling and new infrastructure to reduce the impact of major flood events, UNSW expert says.

UNSW solar team in infrared

Innovative research from a UNSW team shows Earth’s radiant infrared heat can be used to generate electricity, even after the sun has set.

Earth from outer space.jpeg

There’s a lot of technological progress required before off-Earth mining operations can be considered feasible.

the aftermath of a severe storm damaging beachfront property

Deep sand movements stirred up by intense storms may offset some of the impacts of coastal erosion caused by sea level rise.

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