Faculty of Engineering
Three engineering researchers selected for EQC funding
9 December 2019
Three researchers from the Faculty of Engineering have been awarded grants under EQC’s Biannual Grants programme.
Dawn of a new era at the Faculty of Engineering / Te Herenga Mātai Pūkaha
6 December 2019
A faculty-led haka and the unveiling of a pou whenua at the dawn blessing of Te Herenga Mātai Pūkaha demonstrates just how far we've come.
The dangers of convenience food for the next generation
2 December 2019
Convenience can have unwanted consequences when it comes to children's health. The rising trend of puree foods in plastic pouches could affect your child's speech.
Samoa’s devastating measles epidemic – why and how bad?
29 November 2019
Opinion: With the death toll rising in Samoa's measles epidemic, vaccinologist Dr Helen Petousis-Harris explores why Samoa's immunity is so low and how bad the epidemic could get.
Taking 3D printing to the next level: tailored devices for every user
28 November 2019
Maedeh Amirpour aims to take 3D printing for medical use to a new level of customisation.
University of Auckland space cadets taking their mission seriously
25 November 2019
There’s no shortage of enthusiasts – students and teachers alike – keen to be involved in space research at the University of Auckland. Owen Poland meets some of those launching themselves into the final frontier.
New professor at Auckland wins major award for cleaning up space junk
18 November 2019
Professor Guglielmo Aglietti has joined the Faculty of Engineering as the inaugural director of Te Pūnaha Ātea | Auckland Space Institute. He has also just won the Arthur C Clarke award for research that showed how we could declutter the space above us.
Engineering Project Management graduate wins Research Achievement of the Year award
15 November 2019
Patricia Schaeffer de Melo moved from Brazil to study at the Graduate School of Engineering.
Douglas Nutrition reaches milestone with the Newmarket Innovation Precinct
14 November 2019
Roger Gower from Douglas Nutrition co-locates at the Faculty of Engineering's Newmarket Campus.
Understanding waves, sand dunes and robots
11 November 2019
How will the sand dunes on our coastlines be affected by climate change? Can we make robotic devices that have the human-like dexterity of our little finger?
Student-led racing team reveal latest car at Giltrap
11 November 2019
The University of Auckland's Formula SAE team unveiled the M019 at an event at the Giltrap showroom.
University of Auckland welcomes Te Pūtea Rangahau a Marsden
5 November 2019
Some of the challenges New Zealand faces in health, environment, culture, science, and engineering will be addressed thanks to nearly $22 million awarded to the University of Auckland from the Marsden fund.