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Tim Gillet

Patent examiner

Tuesday, 15 December 2009

Tim Gillet holds the future of new inventions in his hands. Watch Ace Day Jobs to find out why he became a patent examiner and what the job involves.

Kathy Belov's love of science is in her genes.Geneticist

Tuesday, 8 December 2009

Natalie Biady looks after the transmission of television feeds across AustraliaBroadcast engineer

Tuesday, 1 December 2009

Biomedical engineer David Hobbs applies technology to medicineBiomedical engineer

Tuesday, 24 November 2009

Phillipa Dean is fascinated by fish.Aquaculturalist

Tuesday, 17 November 2009

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Keeping it cool

Keeping it cool

Monday, 22 June 2009
Stuart Kearns has invented a commercial fridge defroster with a difference. Listen to the Catapult Young Guns podcast to find how his idea is generating a lot of interest from supermarkets.

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Peter Doherty and Alain De Botton

Peter Doherty and Alain de Botton talk with Bernie Hobbs and Paul Willis

Sunday, 29 April 2007
Nobel Prize winner and medical researcher Peter Doherty talks with philosopher Alain de Botton.

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Getting hot down under

Getting hot down under

Monday, 15 June 2009
Donald Payne is installing the first geothermal pumps into Australian homes. Listen to the Catapult Young Guns podcast to find out how tapping into this clean source of energy can become a viable business.


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Dion Bennett is an agricultural scientistAgricultural scientist

Tuesday, 3 November 2009
Dion Bennett is looking at ways to make wheat crops more tolerant of drought and heat. Watch Ace Day Jobs to find out how he is helping farmers produce more from their land.

Anja Urzendowsky is an interactive designer.Interactive designer

Tuesday, 20 October 2009
Anja Urzendovsky confesses she's "crazy about the internet." Watch Ace Day Jobs to find out what it's like to be an interactive designer creating games, websites and ad campaigns.

Tim Collins is a taxonomist.Taxonomist

Tuesday, 6 October 2009
David Collins loves discovering and documenting new species of marine animals. Watch Ace Day Jobs to find out how he became a taxonomist.

Chris Moore is a civil engineer.Civil engineer

Tuesday, 22 September 2009
Every day Chris Moore makes decisions that affect a city's future. Watch Ace Day Jobs to find out how he became a civil engineer.

Nathan Cochrane researches tooth decay and develops new ways to treat itDental researcher

Tuesday, 8 September 2009
Nathan Cochrane fights tooth decay. Watch Ace Day Jobs to find out about why he is passionate about dental health.

Occupational hygienistOccupational hygienist

Monday, 24 August 2009
Perdita MacDonald assesses workplace hazards like diseases, chemicals, noise and thermal stress. Watch Ace Day Jobs to find out how she keeps industrial sites safe.

Solar energy researcher

Monday, 10 August 2009
Nicole Kuepper researches new solar technologies that can be commercialised. Watch Ace Day Jobs to find out how she made a career out of renewable energy.

Marie Stephens, Occupational therapistOccupational therapist

Monday, 27 July 2009
Marie Stephens helps people with physical disabilities to adjust and cope with everyday tasks. Watch Ace Day Jobs to find out how she found such a rewarding career.

Peter WhitlockAutomotive engineer

Tuesday, 14 July 2009
Peter Whitlock develops and tests cars, pushing the gearbox to the limit on new model cars. Watch Ace Day Jobs to find out how a day at the office for Peter means a day behind the wheel.

Facade engineer

Tuesday, 19 May 2009
Tim Womack designs and inspects building facades and structures. Watch Ace Day Jobs to find out how to combine abseiling and engineering in one career.

Human-Computer interface researcher

Wednesday, 6 May 2009
Natalie Ruiz researches better ways for people and computers to interact. Watch Ace Day Jobs to find out how her research can make your life easier.

Soil scientist

Tuesday, 21 April 2009
Melissa Peart monitors soil health and prevents pollution. Watch Ace Day Jobs to learn about this interesting career mixing outdoor and lab work.

Kirk Briggs rides a motorbike during work hours, and helps everyone from the elderly to the injured and the drunk in his job as a paramedic. Watch Ace Day Jobs to see how saving a life is just part of the job.     Paramedic ambulance officer

Thursday, 9 April 2009
Kirk Briggs rides a motorbike during work hours, and helps everyone from the elderly to the injured as a paramedic. Watch Ace Day Jobs to see how saving a life is part of the job.

Naval surveyor

Tuesday, 24 March 2009
David Gosling spends his life on boats and at naval yards making sure ships are safe and well maintained. Watch Ace Day Jobs to learn about this unsual career.

National Park Ranger

Wednesday, 11 March 2009
Natasha Funke manages and maintains our national parks. Watch Ace Day Jobs to find out what makes it such a great job, and how you too could become a park ranger.

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Ockham's Razor

The effect of caffeine on performance

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Interdisciplinary approaches

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