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Selbys The Science People
Selbys the Science People – A History of H B Selby Australia Limited was commissioned by the late B A Selby and published in 2005, in his 91st year. Written by Samuel Furphy, it traces the growth of a family business from its earliest beginnings at the turn of the 20th century, recording the challenges of surviving in a corporate world and concluding with a bizarre takeover in 1982.
Report for the 2013 University of Sydney Selby Research Award: Dr Pulin Gong
Support from the Selby Research Award 2013 has enabled Dr Pulin Gong to substantially advance a project investigating the mechanisms that primate brains use to process information in a flexible and adaptive manner.
Report for the 2014 University of Melbourne Selby Research Award: Dr Lars Goerigk
Quantum chemical optimization of DNA structures and related compounds
Report for the 2015 University of Melbourne Selby Research Award: Dr Daniel Heath
This project aims to develop a material with improved blood compatibility for use in cardiovascular biomedical device applications.