News and Events
5th November 2015
Sports in sites of war and disaster, time-of-flight photography, tree-based learning algorithms, and ancient aquaculture are University of Waikato projects that have received 2015 Marsden funding.
29th October 2015
PhD student Kate Mauriohooho is heading to the mountains for her doctoral study, and will use drones as part of her study into slope failure on stratovolcanoes and mineral mapping over geothermal fields.
21st September 2015
Old fishing methods are providing the raw data that modern techniques can’t match in the Rotorua Lakes.
14th September 2015
A Waikato PhD student is using light as a non-lethal form of pest control.
7th September 2015
With more than 20 years’ experience working in the Waikato environment, biological sciences Professor Brendan Hicks has covered a bit of ground.
4th September 2015
The University of Waikato has received nearly $10 million in new funding from the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment. The funding was announced by Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce.
6th August 2015
When the new and enlarged Suez Canal opens on Saturday, two University of Waikato academics will not be cheering quite as loudly as the population of Egypt.
25th June 2015
The variety of plant and animal life in the Antarctic is much greater than previously thought, reveals an assessment of Antarctic biodiversity published by a team of scientists in the journal Nature this week.
28th May 2015
The New Zealand Antarctic Research Institute (NZARI) has appointed Professor Craig Cary as one of two part-time Deputy Directors to help deliver the NZARI Science Programme.
14th May 2015
Spending a month in the forest taking photos of a tree may not be everyone’s idea of a good time but Catherine Kirby thought it was great.