Science & Engineering News
Thanks to several scholarships, University of Waikato student Blaise Forrester-Gauntlett has her PhD underway.
University of Waikato alumna Emma Sherman has won a Fulbright Science and Innovation Graduate Award to research mouth feel properties of red wine using sensory and metabolomic techniques.
Sorting different sized lollies without touching them by hand was just one of the tasks encountered by school students at the University of Waikato’s Science & Engineering Open Days last week.
The University of Waikato is again supporting the KuDos – Hamilton Science Excellence Awards – as a gold partner of the event.
University of Waikato second-year PhD student Monica Peters has won a $3000 Fulbright New Zealand Travel Award.
Monitoring water allocation in the Waikato is an important job, especially after the hot, dry summers of recent years.
Three University of Waikato students have received Beca Awards for academic excellence and potential as a promising engineer.
A quip on a famous lyric from the queen of pop proved a good fit for Professor Kim Pickering during her Inaugural Professorial Lecture at the University of Waikato this week.
Hamilton Boys’ High School teams were awarded first and second place at the annual NZIC Analytical Chemistry Competition yesterday.
University of Waikato PhD candidate Rasika Subasinghe has been awarded a Zespri Innovation Fellowship for her research into the host cell wall degrading strategies of the Psa bacteria in kiwifruit.
A team of students from St John’s College, Hamilton were the winners of the Model Car Speed Competition at day one of the University of Waikato’s 28th annual Osborne Physics and Engineering (OsPEn) Days.
Tauranga’s June Café Scientifique will explore what scientists have learnt from the 2011 Canterbury earthquake sequence, the ramifications of which continue to be felt across the country today.
A talk covering the ‘wonder drug’ effect attracted a packed lecture theatre yesterday, during the University of Waikato’s annual Waikato Experience Biology (WEB) Days.