News: international women's day
The right attitude helps launch a career in space
Georgia is studying a Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical & Aerospace) (Honours) with a Bachelor of Mathematical and Computer Sciences.
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The excitement of large datasets and mathematics
For Bridget Smart, it was the excitement of working with large datasets to improve the quality of information online that led her to choose her research area.
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Following the path you love
School of Mathematical Sciences PhD candidate Louise Campbell chose to study STEM after a love of maths and biology in high school.
Statistical problem solving for sepsis
As an undergraduate, Aline completed an Advanced Science Degree and Honours with a major in Mathematics.
Amber Pegoli’s passion for problem solving.
Amber is studying a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering and a Bachelor of Maths and Computer Science. She has always loved learning how things worked, and how to solve problems.
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Combining football, finance and STEM
Amy is studying a Bachelor of Mathematical and Computer Sciences with a Bachelor of Finance. She loved Economics, Maths and Science at school, and says she couldn’t pick a degree that sacrificed one of those areas.
A fascination with light and optical engineering
Dr Jiawen Li is an inventor and highly adaptable engineer. With a career that began with her study of optical engineering, that saw her move across the globe twice, she is currently leading her own research team to develop a hair-sized ‘camera’ to help cardiologists identify patients at risk of heart attacks.
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Using technology for a social good
For Dr Thushari Atapattu, one of the most fascinating things about working in her field, is working on advancing technology that can be used in the community for social good.
The lure of beauty and purpose in physics
Physics is not only practical, but elegant too.