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20 October 2017

A team of three University of Canterbury mechanical engineering students has won the prestigious international Warman Design & Build Competition held in Sydney last week, competing against thousands of students.


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17 October 2017

In its eighth year, Tech Jumpstart gives University of Canterbury researchers the opportunity to transform their ideas and research into commercial reality.


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11 October 2017

University of Canterbury Associate Professor Geoff Rodgers has received a prestigious award for developing new technology for earthquake-safe buildings less likely to require repair after large earthquakes.


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02 October 2017

An upcoming UC Connect public lecture will explore how future product designers working on electric autonomous cars; devices that incorporate artificial intelligence; the gamification of education, training and rehabilitation; and personal care and health products have the potential to both increase our wealth and help to shape our world.


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22 September 2017

The University of Canterbury’s School of Forestry is seeking applications for a fully funded PhD research project. The research topic involves modelling taper and volume, as well as biomass estimation. The project is supported by the New Zealand Dryland Forestry Initiative, which aims to increase the establishment of naturally durable eucalypts in dryland areas of New Zealand.


Eucalypt Beetles

22 September 2017

Applicants are sought for a fully-funded PhD research project at the School of Forestry, University of Canterbury. The research will focus on the impacts and management of insect pests in New Zealand eucalypt forestry using integrated pest management (IPM) and biological control approaches.


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21 September 2017

The University of Canterbury’s extensive emergency response leadership expertise is being shared internationally with a group of Southeast Asian disaster management experts.


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13 September 2017

University of Canterbury Science and Engineering researchers have gained $10.7 million in funding for five Smart Ideas proposals and two Research Programmes in the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s 2017 Endeavour Round.


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05 September 2017

Following the success of the Christchurch event in June, Maths Craft Festival 2017 is being held this coming Saturday and Sunday, 9-10 September, at the Auckland Museum.


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01 September 2017

The University of Canterbury has welcomed more than 1000 full-time equivalent students in masters’ programmes and record numbers of doctoral students in 2017, with over 700, with more expected to enrol before the end of the year.


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