Entries by Manuela Gutberlet

Conserving the rich Omani heritage – The famous Getty Conservation Institute visited GUtech

HALBAN Creating awareness, conserving and saving the built tangible heritage of Oman for future generations has been of concern for various departments of the German University of Technology in Oman (GUtech). Representatives of the famous Getty Conservation Institute visited GUtech recently. Initially they were invited by Prof. Dr. Michael Jansen, Founding Rector of GUtech, to […]

GUtech students invent a machine that produces biodegradable plastic

HALBAN To reduce garbage in our environment, a group of five GUtech students has invented a bioplastic injector molding machine that can produce biodegradable plastic. “The aim of the project is to reduce the use of non-recycled plastic which causes environmental damage,” explained Ghadeer Al Lawati, Process Engineering Student at GUtech. The team comprising Ghadeer […]

Boot Camp about the “Internet of Things”

The Computer Science Club of the German University of Technology in Oman (GUtech) in cooperation with Google Development Group Muscat, has organized for the first time a public workshop, a so-called ‘Boot camp’ about the ‘Internet of Things’ last week. Around 30 high school students and university students from around the Sultanate attended the one-day […]

GUtech team wins Microsoft Imagine Cup 2017

The GUtech Beta Team is the winner of the Microsoft Imagine Cup 2017. The Computer Science team composed of two GUtech students from the Computer Science Department, Alya Al-Shanfari and Hana Al-Raisi, as well as an Omani inventor, Sultan Al-Subhi, won the first prize for their project Bee, an app that is connected with Beacons […]

Visit GUtech during Ghedex – “Computer scientists provide smart solutions for our everyday lives”

GUtech participates in the annual Global Higher Education Exhibition Ghedex 2017. The exhibition is held between 18-20 April at the Oman Convention and Exhibition Center in Muscat. During Ghedex a number of GUtech academic and administrative staff of different departments will respond to enquiries. Visit the GUtech stand. Representatives of the Computer Science (CS) Department […]