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Watch: Future Scientist Information Evening

Future Scientist event

Whether you have an offer already, or will receive one in the near future; re-live or catch up on the Future Scientist information evening we held on campus.

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Madeleine's biomedical science program in Singapore

Study Overseas - Madeleine Massy-Westropp

Watch Bachelor of Science (Advanced) student Madeleine Massy-Westropp's video from her visit to Singapore.

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Plants vs ants: who will survive the climate change challenge?

Podomyrma adelaidae ant image

We are increasingly observing the impact of climate change on biodiversity, but will ants or plants win out?

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Plant scientists discover new complex carbohydrate in barley

Human epilepsy drugs alter signalling process in stressed plants

The first new complex carbohydrate of its kind to be discovered in barley in more than 30 years has potential applications in food, medicine and cosmetics.

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Models of Hadrons & Hadronic Interactions

Honours projects: Projects using models such as NJL, or the MIT bag, to calculate hadron properties, to calculate reactions involving hadrons and to build quark models of atomic nuclei.

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Mixed colony biofilms & disease outcome

Honours project: This molecular and biomedical science honours project explores mixed colony biofilms and their relationship to disease outcomes.

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Staphylococcus aureus & lifestyle variations

Stephen Kidd Staph

Honours project: Conduct biomedical research into Staphylococcus aureus (Golden staph).

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Group B Strep & oxidative stress

Dr Stephen Kidd

Honours project: Identify the response of Group B Streptococcus to relevant reactive oxygen and reactive nitrogen species.

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Fracture formation in heterogeneous sediments, Catherine Hill, Sydney Basin, NSW

Great Northern Coal Seam

This project involves mapping and quantifying fracture patterns to better understanding the role of fluid flow through the Earth’s subsurface.

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Do gut microbes promote migratory fattening in shorebirds?

Honours project: Determine if gut microbes promote migratory fattening in shorebirds, using commercial broiler chickens as a model.

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