Category Archives: Enduring Engineering project development

Projects by topic

 

 

Engineering Disciplines Key Concepts Web links and Resource Sites Story Resources
Aerospace and aviation Design and operation of aircraft, propulsion systems, efficiency, spend and strength http://www.alpha-port.com/nesdesigncontest/pdfs/GreatBoomerangChallengeOverview.pdf

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boomerang

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Woomera_%28spear-thrower%29

http://www.roninfilms.com.au/feature/10738/western-desert-woomera-fashioned-with-stone.html

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Unaipon

 

Acoustics How sound generated and propagated http://newt.phys.unsw.edu.au/jw/didjeridu.html Ben Lange Ausgrid Engineer.
Email: blange at ausgrid.com.au
 

Environmental

Preparation for growing foods,

harvesting, preserving

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Portulaca_oleracea

http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/bushtelegraph/rethinking-indigenous-australias-agricultural-past/5452454

Bruce Pascoe Bruce.Pascoe at uts.edu.au
Biomedical http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acacia_tetragonophylla

http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/bushtelegraph/rethinking-indigenous-australias-agricultural-past/5452454

https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/BF00156229

Construction Material and construction techniques http://www.australia.gov.au/about-australia/australian-story/austn-indigenous-architecture

http://www.creativespirits.info/aboriginalculture/land/aboriginal-houses#toc1

http://www.aboriginalculture.com.au/housing.shtml

Chemical engineering Convert raw materials into useable products http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spinifex_resin

http://ecology.uq.edu.au/content/spinifex-project

Civil Physical infrastructures urban/living environments https://www.australianarchaeologicalassociation.com.au/journal/review-of-gunyah-goondie-and-wurley/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indigenous_architecture

http://www.australia.gov.au/about-australia/australian-story/austn-indigenous-architecture

Aboriginal Housing Coop

lan at ahc.org.au

Electrical Electrical energy generation and usage At the time of European arrival in Australia there was also no electrical engineering in Europe

Electrical flow can link to water and the way the communiites lieve off the life blood of the river

Phil Duncan Cultural Advisor Macquarie University

phil.duncan at mq.edu.au

Network engineering Protocols for linking knowledge packets  

Networking and governance structures in Aboriginal society suggest a more trusted networking system

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Songline

http://dl.nfsa.gov.au/module/1566/

https://japingkaaboriginalart.com/articles/songlines-important-aboriginal-art/

http://www.naidoc.org.au/2016-national-naidoc-theme-announced

Bruce Pascoe?

Bruce.Pascoe at uts.edu.au

Telecommunications Communication Message sticks Michael West
Mechanical Force and energy http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Woomera_%28spear-thrower%29

http://www.roninfilms.com.au/feature/10738/western-desert-woomera-fashioned-with-stone.html

also http://www.jaunay.com/unaipon.html

Mining Extraction http://www.environment.gov.au/node/19708
Materials Strength and other features, production
Naval architecture Construction and propulsion http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aboriginal_Dugout_Canoes

http://australianmuseum.net.au/Building-a-canoe-noe-nowey/

http://www.australiangeographic.com.au/news/2010/08/aboriginal-traditional-canoe-recreated/

Water and waste management

Aquaculture

Physical, chemical, and biological treatment of water http://www.environment.gov.au/heritage/places/national/brewarrina

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brewarrina,_New_South_Wales

http://www.environment.gov.au/indigenous/ipa/declared/lake-condah.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Budj_Bim

Bradley Moggridge ANU Hydro Geologist

bradley.moggridge at anu.edu.au

Phil Duncan Cultural Advisor Macquarie University Water management and fisheries

phil.duncan at mq.edu.au

Project Management Sustainability  Every project should involve students across disciplines so that the understanding of how component parts link can be assessed.

The way that we consult and work in teams is crucial for the future success of designs

Ben Lange Ausgrid Engineer.
Email: blange at ausgrid.com.au

Phil Duncan Cultural Advisor Macquarie University Water management and fisheries

phil.duncan at mq.edu.au

Information Technology Teaching knowledge http:://www.Indigital.net.au

Use of technology to link video and other material to art works to augment behind material and the providence and artist’s  story

Mikaela Jade Mikaela Jade  mik at indigital.net.au
Computer Engineering Programming Languages, whether computing or human, are ways of communicating in that culture Terrie Lowe Bundjalung speaker and teacher

terrie.lowe at muurrbay.org.au