Science

January 2019

Jan
30
Ocean circulation acts like bloodlines for the planet, moving heat, oxygen, carbon, and nutrients...
Jan
07
The annual AMSI Summer School is the biggest national event for maths students in Australia. In...

February 2019

Feb
07
2019 Cavill Lecture (School of Chemistry) Drug discovery is being pursued through computer-aided...
Feb
07
The moored current meter observations in the Maluku Channel of the Indonesian seas suggest that...
Feb
08
TN is legally blind and yet, can recognise emotion. Brain circuitry (neuroimaging and computational...
Feb
14
A pre-post design is a simple way to test a treatment effect but the statistical analysis does pose...
Feb
18
A global database of hydrographic measurements are used to estimate the residual-mean ocean...
Feb
21
Testing non-negativity and sum of squares decompositions. Non-negative polynomials are fundamental...
Feb
21
Smart logistics is progress of logistics when logistic operation, decision and management can be...
Feb
26
Lithium ion batteries (LIBs) dominate the market due to their superior performance. However,...
Feb
28
This talk advertises scattering-type scanning near-field infrared nanospectroscopy (s-SNIM) in the...

March 2019

Mar
06
The Science Student Centre will be running an information session where you will discover...
Mar
07
A multivalued functional relationship between the density and pressure on oceanic neutral surfaces...
Mar
08
The origin and early diversification of angiosperms has attracted considerable attention, ever...
Mar
12
The traditional astronomy documentary is a weaving of beautiful images of the night sky, shots of...
Mar
12
What are the basics of Data Science? How can you apply Data Science to your projects?Ever wonder...
Mar
15
Junctions between two dissimilar materials have been a topic of significant research interest due...
Mar
15
Increasing urbanization places stress on our water systems, leading to contamination of waterways...
Mar
19
Controlling materials for advanced and quantum technologiesQuantum materials must be the building...
Mar
19
Are the experiences of women in leadership changing? Is this different in STEM? What more do our...
Mar
20
School of Psychology Colloquium -Schizophrenia is a severe psychiatric disorder that affects all...
Mar
22
This talk examines the perceptual principles involved in seeing a stable visual world. We are...
Mar
22
Migratory animals, in their billions, uniquely couple ecological communities across the globe....
Mar
22
Defining the ‘selection criteria’ for immunodominant T-cell antigens is fundamental to...
Mar
25
FLEET SEMINARThe phenomenon of “electron pile-up” or more correctly, an accumulation of seemingly...
Mar
28
If “the whole is greater than the sum of the parts”, how does one predict the “whole” from the “...
Mar
29
We live in a polarised society. Today, groups prefer to avoid the challenges of ‘difference’, and...
Mar
29
Southern bluefin tuna (SBT) is an iconic species, highly prized by commercial and recreational...

April 2019

Apr
05
This presentation will examine methods for reconciling differences between clinical techniques...
Apr
05
Evolutionary theories suggest that humans prefer sexual dimorphism in faces of potential partners (...
Apr
09
Quantum information is very fragile, and quantum computers will require error correction to keep...
Apr
09
 Open the door to your next study adventure!  Study overseas as part of your UNSW degree and gain...
Apr
11
The currency of academic science is publishing. Producing novel, positive, and clean results...
Apr
11
The talk will describe various properties of data obtained by counting things and models for...
Apr
12
Conservation is a discipline in crisis that requires the most innovative solutions to halt the ever...
Apr
15
The 2019 Meet the Professors series is a wonderful chance for staff and students to celebrate the...
Apr
17
The qualitative and potentially subjective nature of many ethological studies can lead to...
Apr
17
Hydrological extremes by their very nature are rare events and require careful use of statistical...
Apr
18
This talk is an overview of the discontinous Galerkin (DG) method as a time-stepping procedure for...
Apr
18
This scholar presentation examines forces that are shaping academic publishing and explore where we...
Apr
26
An Experimental Investigation of Two Strategies to Reduce Adverse Nocebo Effects.Providing patients...
Apr
26
UNSW is establishing a world-class research facility in Chronology, Climate and Carbon (Chronos),...
Apr
30
Reserve your place! Come and learn from innovative EF academics in the Faculty of Science. To book...

May 2019

May
03
Electronics and sensors pervade all aspects of life, needing solutions to make them less obtrusive...
May
03
Through your PhD the end goal may be - finish it. Then, the first steps after your PhD are likely...
May
03
Many species have evolved elaborate physical defences (armour, spines, noxious sprays, toxins) to...
May
03
The day is intended to be an informal get-together for all locally based palaeontologists. There...
May
03
This seminar will explore the molecular mechanisms of ceramide hydrolysis by intramembrane...
May
06
The 2019 Meet the Professors series is a wonderful chance for staff and students to celebrate the...
May
07
Many research efforts in condensed matter physics and materials science are directed towards...
May
07
The 2019 Meet the Professors series is a wonderful chance for staff and students to celebrate the...
May
07
This introduction to the statistics package, R, will cover basic coding and equip you to improve...
May
08
This two-day course (09:00 - 17:00, Wed 8 & Thur 9 May) is an introduction to basic statistical...
May
10
We aim to increase the efficiency by which photosynthesis converts light energy to products for...
May
10
Most people in the world live in coastal cities. As coasts have become more urbanised globally,...
May
13
An introduction to ecological toxicology and the linkages between marine environmental and human...
May
14
This presentation will overview recent research conducted at the University of Pittsburgh to...
May
14
Smart materials have the ability to respond to external stimuli such as electric or magnetic fields...
May
15
Advancing deep tissue imaging through multiphoton excitation and image reconstruction.Optical...
May
15
Are you wondering ‘where to next’ when it comes to your career? Do you want to find out more about...
May
16
Classical mathematical programming algorithms of Benders' decomposition and column generation can...
May
16
Human impacts are causing phase shifts from coral- to algal-dominated reefs on a global scale. As...
May
17
For species of conservation concern, knowledge of the genetic basis of traits important for...
May
20
The role of dopamine in decision making and subjective well-being.The subjective well-being or...
May
21
Our solar system contains a great array of dwarf planets that show remarkable variability upon...
May
23
A useful talk on deciding about including or excluding variables in statistical models based on...
May
24
Topological insulators are a new class of materials characterised by linear gapless surface states...
May
28
Innovation in electronic devices is heavily driven by advances in materials and materials...
May
29
Experience first-year Science student life at UNSW - this event is aimed at year 9 and 10 high...
May
29
The UNSW Science Early Career Academic Network is hosting a panel and networking event to explore...
May
30
The Super-Kamiokande detector, a 50 kiloton water Cherenkov detector in Japan, has been providing...
May
30
This one-day short course covers the essentials of experimental design. Topics covered include...
May
31
Writing is one of the most important tasks we do as scientists. We write to convince granting...
May
31
Experimental evolution with laboratory populations of E. coli, H. pylori and Yeast to understand...
May
31
The links between the developmental environment, sexually selected traits, and fitness have been a...
May
01
The Parent-Child Research Clinic at UNSW is offering a FREE 7-week group parenting program called...

June 2019

Jun
06
Join us for a conference on statistical methods in time series analysis to honour the career of...
Jun
07
This seminar will demonstrate how visual analytics can benefit from mixed-reality simulations for...
Jun
07
UNSW Science and UNSW Women in Engineering are encouraging female Year 10 students with a passion...
Jun
11
Semiconductor  nanowire-superconductor hybrid  systems provide a  promising platform  for hosting...
Jun
13
How can you make a picture of your data to make its message clear?How can you make a picture of...
Jun
11
Considering postgrad study, but not sure? Or planning to apply and wondering how? Come along to...
Jun
14
A common representation of serial order in language and working memory.Processing information about...
Jun
14
The speaker will present his team’s recent efforts on the synthesis and application of multi-...
Jun
14
This seminar will highlight the amazing experiences and unexpected challenges and were faced during...
Jun
14
High resolution metagenomic analyses of analogues of early Earth microbial communitiesMicrobial...
Jun
17
Presented by innovative Education Focussed (EF) academics from Art & Design. 
Jun
17
How can we avoid dangerous levels of climate change?There is broad consensus that the mean...
Jun
18
Spin-orbit coupling (SOC) in silicon has long been treated as negligible. However, recent...
Jun
19
This is the inaugural showcase event for UNSW Science's new flagship alumni event series - the Sci-...
Jun
21
Humans have brought about unprecedented changes to environments worldwide. For many species,...
Jun
25
Rare earth ions in crystals have a rich energy level structure and unusually narrow electronic and...
Jun
24
The 10th International Nanomedicine Conference will be held from 24-26 June 2019 at Pier One Sydney...
Jun
28
This seminar will reveal new quality of life measures to the assessment of patient reported...

July 2019

Jul
02
 Are you still undecided on your Science major? With over 25 different majors to choose from, we...
Jul
12
Dr Isabelle Jalbert will share her journey and research on evidence-based practice in optometry and...
Jul
23
Join Professor Lene Vestergaard Hau (Harvard University) for the 2019 Dirac Lecture. The lecture...
Jul
30
DO YOU NEED HELP WITH YOUR CHILD'S BEHAVIOUR? Go from Struggling to Soaring... The Parent-Child...