Science & Engineering News
A University of Waikato science graduate has received a $73,000 scholarship to study a masters degree in Europe.
Two University of Waikato-led science projects have been awarded nearly $4 million from the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s 2016 Endeavour Fund.
University of Waikato engineering student Shalini Guleria has been awarded second place in the 2016 Sir Paul Callaghan Eureka! Awards for her ideas on turning wastewater into high-quality phosphate fertiliser.
A University of Waikato Master of Science student is researching how to improve the quality of nectar in Mānuka plants to produce better honey.
The University of Waikato’s engineering qualifications remain ahead of the game with a recommendation by the Institute of Professional Engineers New Zealand (IPENZ) for re-accreditation for five more years.
A University of Waikato PhD student is one of two people in New Zealand to be awarded a $30,000 Rose Hellaby Postgraduate Scholarship.
Three University of Waikato academics have received honorary awards in recognition of their teaching and research contributions and service to the university.
Encouraging innovation in the next generation of engineers is the goal for a new $5000 award which was launched this month by commercial construction company Coresteel Buildings.
A University of Waikato electronic engineering student is heading to Florida next month where he’ll spend a year researching aspects of light.
The public can help control the spread of invasive fish species with a new app being launched at this year’s National Agricultural Fieldays at Mystery Creek in Hamilton.
If a butterfly flaps its wings in Mexico does it cause a hurricane in China?
Almost five years after the grounding of the MV Rena on Astrolabe Reef, a new body of research explores lessons learned and the ensuing chemical, toxicological, social and ecological studies of contamination and environmental recovery.
South Waikato District Council CEO Craig Hobbs says the University of Waikato’s new engineering offerings will go a long way to addressing New Zealand’s shortage of qualified engineers at local government level.
University of Waikato Masters student Rebecca Yeates is this year’s recipient of the $22,000 NZ National Agricultural Fieldays Sir Don Llewellyn Scholarship.
Funding from KiwiNet and the University of Waikato of $285,000 will allow Electronics Engineer Associate Professor Nihal Kularatna to develop a new version of a power conditioner for Perth’s Thor Technologies Pty Ltd.