Medal-winning scholar takes machine learning to new heights

Edmund Hofflin had just climbed one of the highest peaks on the Larapinta Trail when he learned of his University Medal. A speech impediment in his youth and a serious illness in his second year at ANU may have slowed his climb, but now he's on top of the world. 

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At the ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science, you will be studying at Australia’s leading university – with a community of innovative students, teachers and researchers who are finding solutions to the world’s greatest challenges.

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Our College has an ambitious agenda to reimagine the role of engineering and computing. We have transformed into three schools and a professional services team, with distinct academic and strategic clusters.

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Aerospace Engineering

Electrical Engineering

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Divyam »

Divyam Pahuja was faced with a life-changing decision to make: stay in India where his family, friends are and in his home country, or, travel...

Medal-winning scholar takes machine learning to new heights »

As he reached one of the highest lookouts on a ridgeline stretch of the Larapinta Trail, Edmund Hofflin paused to take in the 360° panorama.



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