Sydney



SRAP-IEAP está organizando un paseo matemático por Sydney. En esta ocasión, daremos un paseo e intentaremos ver el centro de Sydney [Queen Victoria Building, Catedral de St Mary, Opera House y el Puente de Sydney] con ojos matemáticos, identificando detalles de la arquitectura y otras peculiaridades científicas que seguramente pasan […]

Paseo matemático en Sídney


Cada vez son más las iniciativas que intentan transmitir el conocimiento científico al público general. Hoy en día es más fácil usar un buscador de internet, que acercarse a una biblioteca en busca de conocimiento. El problema es que internet es también la fuente de muchas afirmaciones sin ninguna base […]

Obra de teatro conectando Poesía y Ciencia




El pasado 24 y 25 de octubre tuvimos el placer de recibir en Sídney al investigador y arquitecto español Borja Frutos Vázquez dando una charla en el Instituto Cervantes y otra en la Australian Graduate School of Urbanism en UNSW (Sídney, NSW). Borja Frutos Vázquez trabaja actualmente en el Instituto […]

Visita del arquitecto Borja Frutos Vázquez


https://cultura.cervantes.es/sidney/en/Research-Bites-Unión-Europea/121720 Research Bites are periodical meetings organised by the Spanish Researchers Asia-Pacific Association (SRAP). Aiming to facilitate the exchange of local experiences and to transfer knowledge among other researchers based in Australia. These informal gatherings have been previously organised in Sydney, Melbourne, Canberra and Hobart to promote networking in the Spanish and Ibero-American scientific community. In this occassion this session will include short presentations by researchers from the European Union which are doing their researches in Australia. Below you will find the list of presentations, topics and its lecturers. - Hydrogen: the clean energy vector: Francois Aguey-Zinsou ( UNSW) - Bio-inspired Functional Surface Coatings: Prof Chiara Neto (School of Chemistry and University of Sydney Nano Institute, The University of Sydney) - Remnant Oyster reefs as fish habitat: A mosaic system: Francisco Martinez Baena (Macquarie University) - Updates in translational neuroscience research – from biomarkers to clinical applications: Ana Rita Barreiros (Brain Dynamics Centre, The Westmead Institute for Medical Research, University of Sydney) - How many cancers can be prevented in Australia?: Maarit Laaksonen (Centre for Big Data Research in Health, University of New South Wales) The event will be followed by a Q&A

Reminder: Research Bites, European Union




Tal y como anunciamos en Febrero, SRAP-IEAP es de nuevo patrocinado del festival internacional Pint of Science en su edición de 2018. Cinco de nuestros socios presentarán charals en el festival: una en Canberra y cuatro en Sídney, entre el lunes 14 y el miércoles 16 de mayo. Todos los detalles […]

SRAP en Pint of Science 2018


Event in English Registration required at Eventbrite. Research Bites are periodical meetings organised by the Spanish Researchers Asia-Pacific Association (SRAP) that aim to facilitate the exchange of local experiences and transfer knowledge among Spanish-speaking researchers based in Australia. This event is not only addressed to researchers but also to people interested in all fields of science. These informal gatherings have been previously organised in Sydney, Melbourne, Canberra and Hobart to promote social networking in the Spanish and Ibero-American scientific community. This session will include short presentations by Ibero-American and Spanish researchers followed by a Q&A and drinks and snacks.

Lecturers

Ibero-American Researchers in Australia - Local experience Presentation about the professional experiences of five Ibero-American researchers working in Australia Nekane Reto Murua (Spain). University of South Australia. "Nanotechnology to detect virus and bacteria". Mariana Mayer Pinto (Brazil). Senior Research Fellow at the University of New South Wales. "Biodiversity and functioning of the marine environment: impacts and solutions". Paola Escudero (Peru). Associate Professor at The MARCS Institute for Brain, Behaviour and Development. "Fine-tuned listening skills are the key to language learning". Jaime Góngora (Colombia). Associate Professor in Conservation Biology and Animal Genetics at the University of Sydney. "What genomes can tell us about crocodilians and platypuses" Ana Heitor (Portugal). Senior Lecturer in Geotechnical Engineering. University of Wollongong. "Compacted material behavior – towards a smoother ride".  

Research Bites: Ibero-American Researchers in Australia



Nuestra socia, Assoc Prof Ana Vila-Concejo (Geocoastal Research Group, The University of Sydney), ha participado recientemente en varias entrevistas de radio y podcast, donde ha hablado sobre su investigación y sus actividades extra curriculares a favor de la Ciencia Española y en apoyo de las Mujeres en Ciencia. Oh yes, […]

Ana Vila-Concejo en radio y podcasts



Dear SRAP Members, Christmas is almost around the corner! Let's have a Christmas party! It will be an excellent opportunity for networking. Hope to see you all.
Sydney:
Cuándo: Viernes 8 de diciembre
Dónde: The Nag's Head Hotel. 162 St Johns Rd, Glebe NSW 2037
Hora: A partir de las 7pm
Melbourne:
Cuándo: Sábado 9 de diciembre
Dónde: Luna Park, en la puerta principal, justo al lado del "boca" de entrada.
The Esplanade. St Kilda.
Hora: 12.30 pm

SRAP Christmas Parties: Sydney (8-Dec) & Melbourne (9-Dec)