Faculty of Engineering
Meet experts behind NZ’s first national space mission
18 May 2022
Experts on NZ’s first government-funded space mission talk science and technology in a free Techweek event at the Faculty of Engineering on Friday (20 May).
Maureen Lander: 'The University still plays a role in my life'
13 May 2022
Weaver and teacher Maureen Lander is one of our distinguished alumni in 2022 and, in her 80th year, is still working with students on campus.
And the band played on … 3D-printed instruments
12 May 2022
Exhibition showcases 3D-printed musical instruments made in the Creative Design and Additive Manufacturing Lab and hosts NZ’s first 3D-print performance by musicians.
Engineer gave up career in steel for osteoarthritis research
6 May 2022
Emma Te Tumanako Brown gave up a promising engineering career in heavy industry for a doctoral research project to increase understanding of osteoarthritis.
Graduate brothers share plans to help whānau and whenua
6 May 2022
Brothers Haukapuanui and Sonny Vercoe graduated together this week, each with a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) from the University of Auckland.
New Chief Engineer role connects policy, research, engineering practice
2 May 2022
Professor Ken Elwood from the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering has been appointed to the new role of Chief Engineer for the EQC and MBIE.
Industry 4.0 research boosts sustainability impact rankings
29 April 2022
Engineering research on sustainable innovation, infrastructure and industry helped the University to sixth place globally in the latest impact rankings.
Smart eco-solution to reduce phosphorus in waterways
12 April 2022
Engineers design way to clean phosphorus from waste water and turn it into fertiliser.
Sir Ian Taylor to lead Product Accelerator board
31 March 2022
Expertise brought to NZ companies by the Product Accelerator programme has inspired Sir Ian Taylor to take on leadership of the network's advisory board.
Competitors face off in Engineering Three Minute Thesis challenge 2021
28 March 2022
Eight postgraduate Engineering students competed against each other and the clock to condense years of research into a three-minute presentation for the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) pitch.
No future without safe water
22 March 2022
Opinion: On World Water Day Lokesh Padhye examines urgent freshwater issues, highlighting that groundwater pollution can take decades or centuries to recover from.
Maureen Lander and the students weaving magic
1 March 2022
Renowned Māori artist Dr Maureen Lander is working alongside students from several faculties at her alma mater to create an intricate installation artwork in the University of Auckland's Engineering building.