3D printers may one day become a permanent fixture of the operating theatre after UNSW scientists showed they could print bone-like structures containing living cells.
UNSW Professor Veena Sahajwalla will spearhead a new national research centre investigating technology for waste reduction and materials processing.
A grant from the US National Cancer Institute will be used to investigate personalised treatment for malignant melanoma.
UNSW’s 2020 recipients will travel to esteemed US research institutions and organisations under the flagship foreign exchange program.
Rising research star, Associate Professor Nagarajan Valanoor, has been recognised for work which "puts Australia on the world map" in advanced materials development.