Faculty of Engineering
Tools of ancient hunters find their place in outer space
19 July 2021
Space might be the final frontier, but, like all frontiers it’s strewn with junk. Luckily, Professor Guglielmo Aglietti, director of the Auckland Space Institute has a plan
Creative Design and Additive Manufacturing Lab wins Engineering New Zealand's engineering creativity award
19 July 2021
The team's 3D printed anatomical models can help surgeons plan unique approaches for their patients.
Competitors face off in Engineering Three Minute Thesis challenge 2021
16 July 2021
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.
University of Auckland athletes head off to the pinnacle of sport
12 July 2021
The University of Auckland is proud to have a number of students and alumni in the 2021 New Zealand Olympic Team.
Kānuka from the whenua to food
8 July 2021
Smoky flavours of the native Kānuka tantalise the taste buds in new business venture.
The key to controlling landfill emissions
6 July 2021
Opinion: Saeid Baroutian argues we must put technology and innovation front and centre if we want to find NZ-specific solutions for capturing of landfill gas.
Breaking it down with sustainable resource recovery
1 July 2021
Sustainable resource recovery students experiment to learn how to dispose of waste safely.
Māori Speech Hui aims to enhance te reo through speech technology
25 June 2021
The University of Auckland will host its second Māori Speech Hui on 1 July, 2021. Organisations and individuals working on all elements of Māori speech and language technologies will gather to discuss work in progress, insights gained, challenges and future directions.
Andrew Grant recognised as a 2021 Distinguished Alumni
23 June 2021
We caught up with Andrew to find out why he is passionate about contributing to the future of engineering in Aotearoa New Zealand.
Leading the charge towards change
22 June 2021
Associate Professor Nirmal Nair and his collaborators are working on several power engineering infrastructure projects geared towards Aotearoa’s climate change goals.
Sensing our sewer systems
15 June 2021
Dr Wei-Qin Zhuang and his colleagues are discovering how to detect blocked sewage pipes using a similar technique as the technology we'd use to find our missing keys.
A robot to help workers on the factory floor
15 June 2021
Dr Yuqian Lu and his team are creating a mobile cobot to assist small New Zealand manufacturers.