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  1. 25 February 2020 - Engineering & Technology

    Wearable devices that use human energy

    University of Melbourne researchers are looking at new ways to capture, reuse and recycle energy made by the human body to power wearable electronic devices.

  2. 9 December 2019 - Science Matters

    New dimensions in colour

    University of Melbourne research finds animals are teaching us new ways of understanding colour at a nanoscale, which could change the way we manufacture colour

  3. 22 November 2018 - Under the Microscope

    A smarter way to deliver drugs

    The University of Melbourne's Georgina Such works with nanoparticles to deliver vaccines and drugs; a breakthrough could change the lives of people with cancer.

  4. 15 February 2018 - Engineering & Technology

    Enlisting nanoparticles in the fight against superbugs

    University of Melbourne bio-engineers have developed a material made from nanoparticles that can fight antibiotic-resistant superbugs like Golden Staph.

  5. Podcast18 September 2017 - Eavesdrop on Experts

    Honey I shrunk the particles!

    The University of Melbourne's Matt Faria needed an accessible way to test nanoparticle crystal formation in zero-gravity. So he skydived in the name of science.

  6. 5 July 2016 - Engineering & Technology

    Skydiving for science

    A group of scientists have skydived to show that low gravity affects crystal growth in nanoparticles, telling us more about designing new materials.

  7. 31 August 2015 - Science Matters

    How a mathematical equation opened a new frontier in nanotechnology

    Professor John Sader discovered a mathematical trick to simultaneously reveal both the shape and weight of nano-scale objects like proteins and viruses.