Research Division

AMC- Building a Better Reality


The event aims to present AMCs research activity in a local and regional context

Start Date

21st Jun 2012 5:00pm

End Date

21st Jun 2012 7:00pm


AMC Auditorium, Newnham Campus, University of Tasmania

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In addition to national and internationally focussed research, the Australian Maritime College's researchers tackle a range of local questions and issues. 

Come and hear how AMC can and does address, business, engineering and environmental problems of importance to the health and vitality of the Launceston region.

5:00pm General Welcome and Introductions
5:10pm Better boats: bubbles behaving badly- Prof Paul Brandner, AMC National Centre for Maritime Engineering & Hydrodynamics.
5:30pm Better business:  Improve your supply chain with smart technology- Dr Marcus Bowles, AMC National Centre for Ports & Shipping, Centre for Maritime Logistics and Management
5:50pm Drinks and nibbles
6:20pm Better water:  Lake Trevallyn smells like old socks- Why?  What can we do? -
Dr Christopher Bolch, AMC National Centre for Marine Conservation and Resource Sustainability
6:40pm Closing, more drinks and nibbles

Local community groups, government, business and UTAS staff and students are invited to attend.