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Rapid-fire research presentations pay dividends
13 July - A Psychology PhD student examining how learner drivers visually scan for road hazards and an Associate Professor of Aquaculture who wants to turn algae into a superfood industry won today’s two rapid-fire USC research competitions.
Happy app developer wins research contest
14 July 2016 - A PhD student who has developed an app to help people become happier has won USC’s 2016 Three Minute Thesis competition.
Surfboards in spotlight at Research Week seminar
1 July 2015 - The sustainability of the region’s surfboard-making industry will be in the spotlight at one of three public seminars during USC's annual Research Week from 13-16 July.
Professor Tim Flannery at USC Research Week
3 July 2014 - Leading Australian writer, scientist and conservationist Professor Tim Flannery will present a free public lecture as part of the University of the Sunshine Coast’s 2014 Research Week from 14 to 18 July.
Inspiring finale to USC Research Week
5 July 2013 - PhD student Motahareh Nobakht has won the University of the Sunshine Coast's 2013 Three Minute Thesis competition for her presentation on ‘Eucalypt and the other drugs’.
Energy research at USC fuels opportunities
3 July 2013 - Doors are opening left, right and centre for USC PhD student Krystina Lamb who is researching whether a new type of alcohol fuel cell could be a viable energy alternative.
New competition starts USC Research Week today
1 July 2013 - An art competition with a twist is on show today, Monday, at the start of the University of the Sunshine Coast’s annual Research Week (1–5 July).
Researchers clock on for competition finals
4 July 2013 - The stopwatches are set for an exciting finish to USC's Research Week tomorrow (5 July) with two rapid-fire contests and the announcement of overall winners vying for more than $11,000 in prizes.
Diverse speakers to inspire at USC Research Week
27 June 2013 - Social innovator Dr David Engwicht and Queensland Chief Scientist Dr Geoff Garrett AO are sure to inspire when they speak at the start of USC's annual Research Week next week (1-5 July).