29 June 2019
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The report includes an outline of a research project to design a floating windbreak, a presentation given at the Young Researchers Conference in London, and personal reflections on the trip.
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View the proceedings from the third Australian Young Researchers Conference 2019.
Digital technology has transformed structural engineering over the past 50 years. Now artificial intelligence, which includes machine learning, promises to do the same for engineering design and practice, especially for situations that are too complex for the current generation of programs.
The construction industry needs a shake-up and that shake-up has now arrived. PropTech or ConTech refers to the digital transformation of the construction industry. With that transformation, two tectonic shifts are about to occur: it will become the greatest time in history to be an engineer; and the master architect will return.