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UNSW Australia is no 1!

May 26, 2015

UNSW Australia is the number 1 University that the top 30 companies in Australia hire from! Read more

NASSCOM Highly Commended IT Innovation Award, 2015

May 4, 2015

Congratulations to Girish Revadigar and Chitra Javali, PhD Students under the supervision of Prof. Sanjay Jha, for winning the "NASSCOM Highly Commended IT Innovation Award, 2015" for their project "Ultra-lightweight Security Mechanisms for Wearable Devices". ... Read more

An Eveneing with an Astronaut: Perspectives from Space

Apr 29, 2015

Featuring Dr Sandra Magnus: aerospace engineer, former NASA astronaut, and AIAA Executive Director. “Perspectives in Space” encompasses stories, experiences and perspectives gained over her years as a NASA astronaut. This is a FREE event but registration is essential. All are welcome. ... Read more

Faculty of Engineering 2014 Year in Review

Apr 28, 2015

2014 was a great year for our engineers at UNSW. We set world records in quantum computing, created Australia’s first fuel-cell bicycle and pioneered revolutionary ways for drug delivery. Watch for more info: Read more

Toby Walsh: American Scientist article

Apr 24, 2015

Congratulations to Toby Walsh for his Candy Crush article from the American Scientist which has just been selected for the 2015 annual anthology "The Best Writing on Mathematics", published by Princeton University Press. ... Read more

Researcher Development Workshop

Apr 21, 2015

The following workshop will be held in the Seminar Room, K17-113. Getting started with an external research partner - 20 May 2015 This new practical wirjshop takes you through the first steps in identifying and establishing a relationship with an external research partner. Register Read more

The Murray Allen Award in Computer Science for 2015

Apr 1, 2015

Congratulations to Edward Lee on winning The Murray Allen Award in Computer Science for this year, valued at $3,000. ... Read more

NICTA Summer Scholar Best Project Prize 2015

Mar 25, 2015

Congratulations to Ziyi Zhou and Xiwen Zhao for receiving the NICTA Summer Scholar Best Project Prize for their project "Simulation of wireless protocol for traffic density estimation in vehicular network" supervised by Lavy Libman. Read more

CSE Start-Up OpenLearning

Mar 11, 2015

Technology entrepreneur Clive Mayhew has made his first tech investment since selling Sky Software last year, investing $1 million in CSE start-up OpenLearning. The latest round of investment lifts the company's value to $7.7 million. ... Read more

Recent Funds, Grants and Awards

Feb 25, 2015

Congratulations to Sri Parameswaran on being awarded a Canon Information Systems Research Australia (CiSRA) research grant. This brings a total of $2.75M awarded over the past 4 years. ... Read more

2014/15 CSE Taste of Research Poster Presentation Finalists

Feb 13, 2015

Congratulations to the finalists selected at the CSE Taste of Research Poster Presentation on Thursday February 12th. ... Read more

CSE's Professor Gernot Heiser named ACM Fellow for Innovations in Computing

Feb 12, 2015

ACM has recognized 47 of its members for their contributions to computing that are driving innovations across multiple domains and disciplines. Read more

John Makepeace Bennet Dissertation Award 2015

Feb 5, 2015

Congratulations to CSE PhD graduate Haris Javaid for winning the Computing Research and Education Association of Australasia's (CORE) John Makepeace Bennet Dissertation Award 2015 for the best PhD thesis in computer science. Harris was supervised by Prof. Sri Parameswaran. Read more

Welcome to New Staff

Feb 4, 2015

Welcome to CSE Dr Edwin Bonilla and Dr Wen Hu as Senior Lecturers. Read more

The Google Third Year Prize

Jan 13, 2015

Congratulations to Karl Krauthi on winning The Google Third Year Prize for this year, valued at $1000. The prize is for the best performance over a number of selected third year Courses. CSE thanks Google for sponsoring this prize for our students. ... Read more

2014 Goldstar Grants

Nov 28, 2014

Congratulations to CSE's Bruno Gaeta, Salil Kanhere, Sridevan Parameswaran and Michael Thielscher on being awarded Goldstar grants. Read more

2014 CISRA Best Research Paper Prize

Nov 26, 2014

The winner of 2014 CISRA Best Research Paper Prize goes to David Cock Title: The last mile, an empirical study of timing channels on seL4 Supervisor(s): Gernot Heiser This year, there were very high quality research papers submitted. ... Read more

2014 Anita Borg Prize

Nov 25, 2014

Congratulations to Sarah Bennett on winning the 2014 Anita Borg Prize. The panel were very impressed with Sarah's range of activities, including starting her own initiatives and helping various disadvantaged students. ... Read more

CSE Promotions: Scientia Professors

Nov 25, 2014

Congratulations to CSE's Boualem Benatallah and Xuemin Lin on being appointed Scientia Professors. Read more

CSE Promotion

Nov 24, 2014

Congratulations to CSE's Head of School Maurice Pagnucco on his promotion to Professor. Read more

CSE Venture Space Round 5

Nov 17, 2014

Applications for CSE's Venture Space Round 5 close April 24th at 9:00am. ... Read more

ARC Success

Nov 12, 2014

Congratulations to CSE’s Academic staff for their recent success in the Australian Research Council Discover Projects (DPs), Discovery Early Career Research Awards (DECRAs) and Linkage Infrastructure Equipment and Facilities (LIEF) Grants. ... Read more

6th IEEE Technologies of the Future (iToF 2014)
6th IEEE Technologies of the Future (iToF 2014)

Nov 6, 2014

Congratulations to the CSE PhD students who have won 1st prize in the event "6th IEEE Technologies of the Future (iToF 2014)", a technical project and poster demonstration competition organized by IEEE UNSW Student Chapter at UNSW campus on 5th Nov 2014 ( ... Read more

2014 UNSW Innovator of the Year Awards

Oct 29, 2014

CSE PhD student Eisa Zarepour along with his supervisors Mahbub Hassan and Chun Tung Chou and their external collaborator Adesoji Adesina won the 2014 UNSW Innovator of the Year – People’s Choice Award for their inter-disciplinary work on “Nano Sensor Networks for Improving the Performance of ... Read more

UNSW Women In Engineering Charity Gala
UNSW Women In Engineering Charity Gala

Oct 21, 2014

UNSW would like to extend an invitation to everyone within the Faculty of Engineering and beyond, to attend the UNSW Women in Engineering Charity Gala. ... Read more

UNSW IT Hero Program

Oct 21, 2014

UNSW IT are looking for 20 enthusiastic student volunteers to be the new ‘IT Heroes’ for their exciting new IT support app. ... Read more

QS World University Rankings
QS World University Rankings

Sep 19, 2014

NSW Engineering has climbed six places to rank 27 in the QS World University Rankings thanks to excellence in academic and employer reputation and strong subject performances. In a fantastic result for the Faculty, UNSW Engineering shows significant improvement in the rankings, announced today. ... Read more

CSE Promotions

Sep 18, 2014

Congratulations to CSE's Aleksandar Ignjatovic and Kevin Elphinstone on their promotion to Associate Professor. Read more

SPREE PhD Scholarships

Sep 15, 2014

There are nine ARENA/industry funded PhD scholarships available through research grants awarded from the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) and a consortium of industry partners that include many of the world’s largest solar cell manufacturers. ... Read more

Google's Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship

Sep 14, 2014

Congratulations to CSE student Sarah Bennett for being awarded the Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship for 2014. Read more

2014 National iAwards

Sep 4, 2014

Congratulationsl to CSE students Brad Lorge, Chris Manouvrier and Aaron Darling for winning the National iAward in the Student Undergraduate Tertiary category. The iAwards honour the best of the best in Australian ICT innovation and this year were presented at a ceremony in Melbourne. ... Read more

2014 ACM Subregional Competition

Sep 3, 2014

Congratulations to our teams in the ACM Subregional Competition on coming 1st, 2nd and 4th! The GOLD winners: "YujOHappyBot" team: Joshua Lau, Kevin Tran and Yujin Wu. Second: "KLE in bottle" team: Luke Harrison, Kenneth Wong and Evgeny Martinov. ... Read more

CBA Hackathon

Sep 3, 2014

UNSW Faculty of Engineering students & young Alumni are invited to participate in the first UNSW CBA Hackathon this September! Are you a technical genius, a creative talent or a great business mind? All of the above? ... Read more

2014 IMC Pacific COMP3121 Prize

Sep 2, 2014

Congratulations to the winners of The IMC Pacific COMP3121 Prize. ... Read more

2014 ResMed COMP1917 Prize

Aug 28, 2014

Congratulations to the following students on winning the 2014 ResMed COMP1917 Prize. 1st: James Houlahan ($500) 2nd: Liam Hayes ($300) =3rd: Glen Carmichael and Adley Phu ($100 each) The prize will be presented at the CSE Prizes Reception next year. Thank you to ResMed for sponsoring this prize. ... Read more


Aug 21, 2014

On Tuesday 29 July, NICTA and General Dynamics C4 Systems jointly released the secure embedded L4 (seL4) microkernel and formal mathematical proofs as open-source software. ... Read more

NICTA Teachfest 2014

Aug 21, 2014

NICTA’s annual Techfest will be held at the The Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre next week (August 29). The event showcase NICTA research and technology developments including joint projects with university partners. Registrations via: Read more

Defcon CTF 2014

Aug 21, 2014

A group of CSE students competed in the annual Defcon Capture the Flag Competition and placed 6th. Defcon CTF is the premier international cyber security competition. Read more

Foodbank Local

Aug 5, 2014

Foodbank Local, a team of mostly CSE students and currently resident in CSE’s Venture Space, was invited to present at the Microsoft Global Experiences Conference (MGX) in Atlanta on 25 July. ... Read more

RoboCup World Champions 2014

Aug 5, 2014

Congratulations to rUNSWift who beat Germany 5-1 to become the 2014 World Champions of RoboCup. Read more


Aug 5, 2014

CSE HoS Maurice Pagnucco was elected Deputy President of ACDICT. Read more

SECUInside 2014

Jul 24, 2014

Congratulations to the CSE team that placed 6th in the international cyber security competition SECUInside in Seoul, South Korea. They were one challenge behind the winning team finishing with a score around 1000, while the winning score was 1300. Read more

COMP4431 Game Design Showcase Friday June 6
COMP4431 Game Design Showcase Friday June 6

May 27, 2014

Next Friday (June 6) the Game Design Workshop class (COMP4431) will be hosting a showcase of the games they have developed this session. The event will be held at 6-8pm in the K17 Level 1 meeting room. ... Read more

PhD student Eisa Zarepour won the NASSCOM 2014 Innovation Award

May 1, 2014

PhD student Eisa Zarepour won the NASSCOM 2014 Innovation Award, which will be presented at the CeBIT Dinner on the 6th of May. Along with a trophy and certificate, Eisa wins a all-expenses-paid trip to India for a 7-days work experience. Congratulations, Eisa! Well done. Read more

Google CS4HS Award

Feb 11, 2014

CSE has been awarded $10K from Google as part of its Computer Science for High School (CS4HS) initiative. ... Read more

Professor Toby Walsh has been awarded a prestigious Humboldt Prize

Feb 11, 2014

Professor Toby Walsh CSE/NICTA has been awarded a prestigious Humboldt Prize ( Read more

Jay Hannon

Feb 11, 2014

CSE welcomes Jay Hannon as its Director of External Relations. Jay has had a long association with the University, particularly in his previous role with IBM. Read more

Ahead on start-ups
Ahead on start-ups

Nov 27, 2013

UNSW leads Australian universities in the number of graduates who have founded technology start-ups in the last 15 years, a new US-based analysis reveals. ... Read more