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Developing radiation-resistant electronics

01 August, 2019

Researchers have received funding from the US Navy to develop technology that will prevent electronics from shutting down when in space or in high-radiation environments on Earth.


IoT start-up Morse Micro secures $23.8m funding

03 June, 2019

Morse Micro, an Australian semiconductor IoT start-up, has secured $23.8 million in Series A funding to take its ultralow-power Wi-Fi HaLow chip to mass production.


Labor commits to Geelong-based battery manufacturing facility

13 May, 2019

Deakin University has welcomed the Labor Party's pledge to support a battery manufacturing plant in Geelong if it wins the federal election, to help accelerate an electric vehicle future.


National AI centre could be coming to Melbourne

26 April, 2019

The Victorian Government has revealed plans to contribute $1 million towards establishing an international-standard artificial intelligence centre in Melbourne.


Start-up raises $12.5m to develop deep learning processor

15 June, 2018

Hailo's deep learning processor will be able to run embedded AI applications on edge devices that are installed in autonomous vehicles, drones and smart home appliances.


Australian Government invests $260 million in GPS

07 June, 2018

Canavan said the investment is expected to improve the lives of Australians and make businesses more productive.


$70m in funding for Pawsey Supercomputing Centre

18 May, 2018

The investment will enable Pawsey to continue to drive innovation in medical science, engineering, geoscience, marine science, chemistry, food, agriculture and more.


UK academics spearhead next-gen memristor research

14 May, 2018

The multimillion-pound project will centre on memristors and their ability to enable electronics systems to be configured with increased capability.


Adelaide electronics firm to expand following govt grant

18 January, 2018

The SA Government has announced a Future Jobs Fund grant for Adelaide-based Entech Electronics, in a move that will see the company double its local production capacity.


Massachusetts govt invests in flexible hybrid electronics

12 October, 2017

The University of Massachusetts Amherst has received a US$500,000 grant from the Massachusetts Manufacturing Innovation Initiative (M2I2) to support research into flexible hybrid electronics (FHE).


Funding for a flexible laminate to power electronics

14 September, 2017

A Canadian scientist is receiving federal funding that will help further develop a stretchable, flexible laminate that can provide power to a wide range of electronic devices.


Australian Defence Force receives electronic warfare boost

06 September, 2016

The Australian Defence Force's electronic warfare capabilities have been boosted by the approval of a $500 million project to provide electronic warfare equipment and infrastructure to naval ships and army units.


Government funding for semiconductor business

25 January, 2016

Semitech Semiconductor is one of the 17 innovation Australian companies to benefit from the government's latest round of funding worth AU$7.8 million.


UAV Challenge 2015–16

24 September, 2015

Insitu Pacific, the Australia-based subsidiary of Insitu Inc., has announced its continued sponsorship for the 2015–2016 UAV Challenge.


Australia's nuclear agency welcomes 2015-16 Budget

13 May, 2015

The federal government has announced $193 million for the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO), enabling expansion of its critical nuclear medicine production program and cutting-edge environmental, health and industrial research.


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