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Nobel Prize

Nobel Prize celebrates ultra-fast laser physics

The Monash University Faculty of Science congratulates the physicists recognised this week for being awarded the 2018 Nobel Prize in Physics for ground-breaking inventions in the field of laser physics.

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FLEET collaboration aims to prevent energy losing its way

smartphone

Cheaper, faster, smarter, smaller – the ever-evolving digital world has changed the way we live, as predicted by the law Gordon Moore outlined in 1965.

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New materials inspired by nature could be key to future electronics

Self-assembled nanostructures have atomically-precise structure and tailored electronic properties.

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Monash astrophysicists discover new ‘baby’ planet

Monash astrophysicists using the ALMA telescope in Chile have a made a world-first discovery with the sighting of a new planet inside a protoplanetary disc.

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Stars

Stargazing world record

Break a world record with us on Wednesday 23 May by joining the largest stargazing session with thousands of other Australians.

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