Welcome to the Faculty of Engineering
The Faculty of Engineering at the University of Auckland is committed to creating an environment where people thrive and contribute to improving the quality of life in national and global communities, as well as enhancing the wealth creation of the nation, through excellence in teaching, research and service.
Five top doctoral theses honoured
01 April 2015The Vice-Chancellor’s prize for the five best doctoral theses at the University of Auckland in 2014 has gone to PhD students in the Faculties of Science, Medical and Health Sciences, Education and Engineering.
Robot ethics expert to visit New Zealand
30 March 2015The University of Auckland’s Faculty of Engineering will host one of the world’s leading experts on issues associated with the development and potential deployment of military robots at a public seminar this week.
Energy Education Trust Doctoral Scholarships open
06 March 2015Are you studying at doctoral level in a field related to energy? The Energy Education Trust of NZ is accepting applications for scholarships now, valued at up to $8,000 pa for up to three years. Closing 15 April 2015.
New Part IV Biomedical Engineering course: Advanced Bioinstrumentation and Design
26 February 2015The Department of Engineering Science is offering a new course in Semester One, 2015 for Part IV Biomedical Engineering students, called Advanced Bioinstrumentation and Design.
Seminar: Lethal autonomous robots and the plight of the noncombatant Event as iCalendar
02 April 2015, 2 - 3pmA seminar by Distinguished Professor Ronald C. Arkin of the Georgia Institute of Technology, USA, co-hosted by the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and the IEEE Robotics and Automation Society Chapter.
Seminar: Tensegrity - a structural design concept, technology, experimental and computational methods Event as iCalendar
02 April 2015, 12 - 1pmA seminar by Detlef Kuhl, University of Kassel, Germany.
Seminar: Design and modelling of a contact-less piezoelectric RF MEMS switch Event as iCalendar
15 April 2015, 11am - 12pmA seminar by Timothy Giffney, PhD candidate of the Department of Mechanical Engineering.
12th Annual International Workshop on Nanomechanical Sensing (NMC 2015) Event as iCalendar
13 July 2015 - 15 July 2015The workshop will focus on sensing via nanomechanical transduction, using microcantilevers and general MEMS and NEMS.