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Feb 26 2015

Cool way to spend summer break

There’s a strong chance that ocean engineering student Cameron Edwards can claim the title of coolest summer break after joining a four-week research voyage to Antarctica on the Korean icebreaker RV Araon.


Feb 23 2015

AMC to host master mariners meeting

Shipping is the most widely used mode of transport for world trade and ensuring its environmental sustainability is one of the most pressing issues facing the maritime industry today.


Feb 23 2015

Seafaring skills put to the test on extended training voyage

A group of maritime operations students have endured storms, fog and challenging navigation conditions while putting their seamanship skills to the test on a virtual training voyage along Queensland’s tropical coast.


Feb 12 2015

Antarctic voyage tracks icebreaker's polar performance

Paul Brown has realised a lifelong dream to journey to Antarctica on board the icebreaker Aurora Australis while observing how the vessel and crew operate for his virtual training research project.


Feb 5 2015

Endless wave research rolls on

Dr Steven Schmied has spent the past 10 years chasing an endless wave. It sounds more like the soundtrack to a surfer’s summer than a PhD topic, but for this accomplished researcher it was definitely the latter.