Edith Cowan University (ECU) researchers have developed a new water quality sensor utilising fibre optic nano technology.
Tuesday, 07 May 2013 News > Media releases > 2013 > 05
ECU has gained full accreditation to deliver training in anaesthetic crises, making it the only organisation in WA to provide training in this area and cementing the University’s position as a global leader in health simulation.
Wednesday, 24 April 2013 News > Media releases > 2013 > 04
A student research project is using the built-in motion detection features of a popular games console to provide a low-cost, 24-hour home monitoring system for the sick, elderly or those with a disability.
Tuesday, 23 April 2013 News > Media releases > 2013 > 04
Social media poses a serious threat to Australia’s justice system, according to Edith Cowan University’s Head of School of Law and Justice, Professor Anne Wallace.
Tuesday, 09 April 2013 News > Media releases > 2013 > 04
Are migrant workers on 457 visas turning down the chance to work for resources industry giants and instead choosing employment with smaller firms? This question is the focus of a new study by Edith Cowan University (ECU) researchers.
Wednesday, 20 March 2013 News > Media releases > 2013 > 03
New research from Edith Cowan University (ECU) and the University of New England has found women experience more rude and disrespectful behaviour in the workplace, but they tolerated it by working harder.
Friday, 15 March 2013 News > Media releases > 2013 > 03
Teachers and parents have been so effective in reducing bullying behaviour in schools that it has gone ‘underground’, with young people who bully turning to covert methods to avoid detection.
Wednesday, 27 February 2013 News > Media releases > 2013 > 02
Australian artist Brooke Zeligman has used more than 80 handmade glass and mixed media objects to explore the roles of women in modern society in her newest exhibition, opening on International Women’s Day.
Wednesday, 13 February 2013 News > Media releases > 2013 > 02
Edith Cowan University’s (ECU) motorsport team is looking to settle a score when they take on the reigning champions from Monash University at a unique racing event at Barbagallo Raceway on 14 -15 February.
Friday, 08 February 2013 News > Media releases > 2013 > 02
Laser technology developed in Western Australia is set to change the way farmers target and eliminate weeds, reducing herbicide use by up to 75 per cent while also eliminating the need to blanket spray crops.
Tuesday, 18 December 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 12
Prenatal exposure to a chemical commonly found in plastic food and beverage containers and tin cans requires further investigation after an Edith Cowan University (ECU) study found Bisphenol A exposure in pregnant women.
Sunday, 09 December 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 12
Burglars are opportunistic, generally choose their targets at random and know the all the tricks householders try to use as deterrents, according to a new study from Edith Cowan University (ECU).
Tuesday, 04 December 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 12
Smartphone users who remotely check their emails are at risk of online hackers gaining access to their devices, ECU researcher Mr Peter Hannay has found.
Thursday, 29 November 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 11
Murder, intrigue, cyber security, computer hacking and counter terrorism are just some of the topics on offer at the 2012 secau Cyber Security Congress.
Wednesday, 28 November 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 11
At-risk children are more likely to successfully transition to secondary school if they take part in support programs during upper primary, a new study by Edith Cowan University (ECU) researchers has found.