Institute for Future

Institute for Future Environments


The Institute for Future Environments (IFE) studies how our natural, built and virtual environments interact, change and converge, to find ways to make them more sustainable, secure and resilient.

Through our partnerships with national and international industry, government and community organisations, our research has a lasting impact on the real world.


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Robot makes world-first baby coral delivery to Great Barrier Reef

13-12-2018 Ecology and technology have combined to give nature a helping hand, using a robot to deliver...

Pasture pests: on guard against the mealybug menace

10-12-2018 Graziers and farmers are being warned to keep a close eye on the health of their...

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Distinguished Visitor Lecture: The Molecule-2D Transition Metal Dichalcogenide Interface @GP

19-12-2018 Join us as we hear from Professor Andrew Wee from the National University of Singapore, who...

IFE Distinguished Visitor Lecture Series @ Gardens Point

01-01-2018 The Distinguished Visitor Lecture Series is a forum for senior academics and industry figures visiting QUT...

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