Materials Science News Archive

18 December 2018

The School's Dr Kevin Laws and his collaborators have created a lead-free brass alloy for use in plumbing that makes drinking water safer.

18 December 2018
The second Ferroelectrics Summer School (UNSW-SSF ‘18) was held from 10th - 14th December 2018.
13 December 2018
Materials Australia NSW ran its annual student presentation awards event at UNSW, where 6 presentations and 5 posters were presented by hand-picked undergraduate and coursework students from UNSW, USyd and UoW.
13 December 2018
The School hosted work experience groups from a number of local schools, with some of the budding scientists asking great questions displaying quite impressive prior knowledge and understanding of foundational Materials Science and Engineering principles!
28 November 2018
The School is very pleased to reveal the success of the following staff in obtaining research grants in the recent announcement from the Australian Research Council.
21 November 2018
On Tuesday 13th November MSE took part in the L'Oreal Girls in Science event and hosted approx 60 female students from 6 Sydney High Schools.
15 November 2018

Run by members of ever-enthusiastic PGSOC, the School’s annual poster competition was held on Thursday November 8th.

15 November 2018
The School cleaned up at the annual Postgraduate Supervisor Awards with many academics receiving supervision awards.
12 November 2018
Welcome to the final newsletter for 2018 and my final newsletter as Head of School.
5 November 2018

One of our Postdoctoral Fellows, Wen-Fan (Sally) Chen, was chosen to represent the School at the ASPIRE - Jump into Uni!