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Pattern identification using data mining tools

Thursday, 03 September 2015 Faculties > Health, Engineering and Science > Research activity > Research news > ECU Security Research Institute > 2015 > 09

Priya Rabadia will present a SIG Seminar on 24 September discussing data mining methods that could be used for early intrusion detection.

Oceans’ tiniest inhabitants make a big difference

Wednesday, 02 September 2015 Faculties > Health, Engineering and Science > Research activity > Research news > Centre for Marine Ecosystems Research > 2015 > 09

They produce half the world’s oxygen and help offset climate change but there’s a huge amount we don’t know about these tiny, mysterious creatures. But a new ECU project hopes to change that.

Best paper awarded to Dr Nicolas Hart

Wednesday, 26 August 2015 Faculties > Health, Engineering and Science > Research activity > Research news > Health and Wellness Institute > 2015 > 08

ECU Health and Wellness’ Dr Nicolas Hart has been awarded best paper at the prestigious Prostate Cancer World Congress.

Metadata: The answer is out there

Tuesday, 25 August 2015 Faculties > Health, Engineering and Science > Research activity > Research news > ECU Security Research Institute > 2015 > 08

Professor Craig Valli will present a SIG Seminar on 15 September as a part of ECU Research Week in which he explores the risks associated with metadata to privacy and security.

Exercise to target tumours

Monday, 24 August 2015 Faculties > Health, Engineering and Science > Research activity > Research news > Health and Wellness Institute > 2015 > 08

Edith Cowan University researchers are investigating if the growth of cancerous metastatic bone tumours can be slowed by providing targeted exercise directly to tumour sites.

The science of doping

Friday, 21 August 2015 Faculties > Health, Engineering and Science > Research activity > Research news > Centre for Exercise and Sports Science Research > 2015 > 08

Dr Greg Haff explains how athletes get away with doping and what sporting authorities can do to try to stop them.

Dr Megan Huggett selected as 2015 Kavli Fellow of the National Academy of Sciences

Tuesday, 18 August 2015 Faculties > Health, Engineering and Science > Research activity > Research news > Centre for Marine Ecosystems Research > 2015 > 08

Dr Huggett joined a delegation of 10 Australians at the 5th American-Indonesian Kavli Frontiers of Science Symposium, held in Makassar Indonesia.

The 52nd Annual AMSA conference “Estuaries to Oceans”

Monday, 10 August 2015 Faculties > Health, Engineering and Science > Research activity > Research news > Centre for Marine Ecosystems Research > 2015 > 07

ECU marine scientists present their research at national conference.

Depression linked to Alzheimer’s disease

Thursday, 06 August 2015 Faculties > Health, Engineering and Science > Research activity > Research news > Centre of Excellence for Alzheimer's Disease Research and Care > 2015 > 08

Researchers have found a strong link between depression and cognitive decline which could pave the way for new treatment options for dementia.

Off by one: A bug hunting story

Tuesday, 04 August 2015 Faculties > Health, Engineering and Science > Research activity > Research news > ECU Security Research Institute > 2015 > 08

Mr Peter Hannay will present a SIG Seminar on 21 August in which he discusses identifying and tracing a compiler bug to its root cause.

Mission Impossible screening – In support of Melanoma Research

Thursday, 30 July 2015 Faculties > Health, Engineering and Science > Research activity > Research news > ECU Melanoma Research Group > 2015 > 07

Support Melanoma Research by purchasing a ticket to see a special screening of the latest Mission Impossible movie at Event Cinemas Innaloo on Monday, 10 August 2015.

Volunteers make the difference in cockatoo count

Wednesday, 29 July 2015 Faculties > Health, Engineering and Science > Research activity > Research news > Centre for Ecosystem Management > 2015 > 07

Without the help of hundreds of 'citizen scientists' there's no way we could possibly monitor the decline of one of WA's iconic, endangered birds, the Carnaby's black-cockatoo.

Special Interest Group Seminars - Semester 2, 2015

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 Faculties > Health, Engineering and Science > Research activity > Research news > ECU Security Research Institute > 2015 > 07

Details of the Security Research Institute's Special Interest Group Seminars for Semester 2, 2015.

BYOD: Herding cats and stable doors, or a catastrophe waiting to happen?

Friday, 24 July 2015 Faculties > Health, Engineering and Science > Research activity > Research news > ECU Security Research Institute > 2015 > 07

Krishnun Sansurooah will present a SIG Seminar on 17 August discussing the problems and challenges of BYOD in environments with stringent privacy and security requirements.

Prominent USA coach hosted by the Institute

Thursday, 23 July 2015 Faculties > Health, Engineering and Science > Research activity > Research news > Health and Wellness Institute > 2015 > 07

Professor Rob Newton welcomed Philadelphia Eagles NFL Coach Mr Josh Hingst to the Health and Wellness Institute last week.

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