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Mar 10 2015

New AUV facility to help drive the robotic age of Antarctic exploration

World-leading research at the Australian Maritime College, a specialist institute of the University of Tasmania, will allow the nation to capitalise on the robotic age of Antarctic exploration.


Mar 26 2015

Fishing for the latest in design

To help encourage innovative thinking in the next generation of fisheries managers and marine engineers, the Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA) together with the South East Trawl Fishing Industry Association (SETFIA) is funding a fishing gear design competition for students at the University of Tasmania’s specialist marine and maritime institutes.


Mar 20 2015

Setting sail for trip of a lifetime

Third-year Bachelor of Engineering (Naval Architecture) student Greg Swalwell recently experienced the trip of a lifetime aboard the national sail training ship Young Endeavour.


Mar 6 2015

Fish disease research takes top prize

Dr Megan Stride has been awarded the prestigious 2014 Rob Lewis Medal in recognition of her outstanding research into epitheliocystis, a widespread and fast-acting disease that affects both wild and farmed fish stock.


Mar 5 2015

Students float fast boat designs

A group of maritime engineering students have been hard at work over the summer break producing designs and ideas for fast boats to compete at the international HYDROcontest in Switzerland this July.