Digital Innovation Teaching Workshop

Our distinguished guest, Professor Rolando Chacon from Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC), led an interactive half-day workshop in November 2023 on innovation in teaching using digital twin representations of objects through measurement. He demonstrated his innovative digital teaching tools that he has developed over the past decade.Participants included a diverse cohort of research students and …

Collaboration opportunities with Safran

With the the University of Sydney signing a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Safran Electronics & Defense Australasia, a subsidiary of the global aerospace and defence company Safran, the Digital Sciences Initiative is looking forward to explore collaboration opportunities in the area of aviation, space and defence solutions. This opens up significant opportunity to leverage …

DSI Retreat

Over 50 academics from across the faculties joined together at Leura, for the DSI Strategy retreat. It was a very successful event with sessions to discuss Mission strategies, multidisciplinary grand challenge pilot projects, fundamental research focus areas and opportunities with Digital Sciences Education. We also had a very interesting panel discussion giving us perspectives on …

DSI @Indo Pacific 2023

The Digital Sciences Initiative was actively involved as part of the University of Sydney booth in showcasing their expertise and capabilities across the 3 day Indo Pacific 2023 International Maritime Expo at ICC Sydney from Nov 7 – Nov 9.  This event is the only comprehensive international exhibition of its kind in the Asia Pacific …

DSI Seminar series

The Digital Sciences Initiative has expanded its activities with the successful commencement of the fortnightly DSI seminar series in August 2023. This series started with the intention to provide a platform for our academics to present their research and interests to colleagues and encourage discussions and networking across the university community and within the DSI …

Digital Agriculture – Narrabri Field Day

The Digital Agriculture team in partnership with the Sydney Institute of Agriculture participated in the annual Narrabri Field day on the 19th of September at the I. A. Watson Grains Research Centre. The team showcased the capabilities of their robots – the digital farmhand and the swagbot which can do autonomous soil sampling and autonomous …

DSI Newsletter

Welcome to the inaugural University of Sydney Digital Sciences Initiative (DSI) newsletter. Check this newsletter for our funding opportunities, funded projects, recent member achievements, news & events, and upcoming updates… Read more

Digital Science Internship

DSI 2024 Summer Vacation Internship

The Digital Sciences Initiative is supporting research, training, and engagement opportunities with a focus on excellence, scale and impact and looking to support young minds with interest in the digital sciences and technology to benefit from this multidisciplinary initiative and make an impact. The DSI scholarships, will provide the necessary skills and training to our …

Deep neural architectures

Since the development of the first real deep neural network AlexNet in 2012, deep learning has made great progress in computer vision and natural language processing. Lots of these breakthroughs often come alone with the new architecture design of deep neural networks. We are interested in pushing the boundary of deep learning performance by advancing …

Contacts

Digital Sciences Initiative
Faculty of Engineering, University of Sydney NSW 2006 Australia
+61 439 070 977 or +61 404 710 450 DSI@sydney.edu.au