Science & Tech

Bendy touchscreens

Previously the stuff of science fiction, flexible, transparent touchscreens could soon become a reality.

Tap water

We’re tapping into UNSW Engineering Professor Stuart Khan's expertise on water quality and how to keep your drinking water safe as the Australian bushfires continue.

Warragamba dam

A study by UNSW engineers suggests we should get used to water restrictions as modelling predicts inflows into natural reservoirs are set to decrease.

female engineer

Building a strong 'engineering identity' is a key step towards bringing more women into the field, a new report has found.

Young girl studying

A new taskforce has launched a report that shows we need to change the perception of engineering in schools and society to increase gender diversity.

Platypus might become extinct

New UNSW research calls for national action to minimise the risk of the platypus vanishing due to habitat destruction, dams and weirs.

Professor Stuart Khan

Stuart Khan is a Professor in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering with expertise in water treatment processes.

climate change protest girl

Having fewer children is one of the most effective ways an individual can mitigate climate change.

bushfire kangaroo

In a matter of weeks, the fires have subverted decades of dedicated conservation efforts for many threatened species.

Elia Hauge after the last survey in Dharan

Humanitarian engineering student Elia Hauge discovers that a changing demographic in Nepal has led to more women taking on active roles in managing water.

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