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Sustainability grants give environment a boost

06-06-2019 To celebrate World Environment Day, five new potentially ground-breaking environmental research initiatives were kickstarted thanks to the launch of an inaugural QUT Sustainable Environment Grants Scheme jointly funded by the Institute for Future Environments and QUT Science and Engineering Faculty.

Humans of IFE - Rising stars: Catherine Leigh

11-06-2019 Field of expertise: Freshwater science, quantitative ecology and ecological applicationsPosition: Senior Research Fellow

QUT welcomes new Academy of Science Fellows

28-05-2019 QUT researchers Distinguished Professor Peter Corke and Professor Christopher Barner-Kowollik have joined the ranks of the nation’s top scientists as newly elected Fellows of the Australian Academy of Science.

Science and engineering programs shine on QUT Giving Day 2019

27-05-2019 QUT Giving Day 2019 was a true celebration of giving with 1982 donors and 308 social media ambassadors raising $762,480 for QUT programs to create a better tomorrow.

Election Twitter chatter: who’s sharing and what’s trending

15-05-2019 Engagement on Twitter with independent candidates in this Federal election campaign is almost double what it was throughout the whole of the 2016 campaign, QUT’s Digital Media Research Centre researchers have found.

SAMMI the robot used to monitor quality of SEQ’s drinking water

13-05-2019 Robotics is revolutionising the way water quality is being monitored across South East Queensland.

IFE Annual Report brings research to life

14-05-2019 IFE has broken new ground with its 2018 Annual Report, using augmented reality technology to bring the front cover to life and highlight coral reef research.

UN welcomes QUT expert

14-05-2019 QUT’s Associate Professor Robert Perrons has joined an Expert Group in the United Nations following a lecture on the future of the energy market at the UN’s Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland.

Humans of IFE: Allan James

14-05-2019 Allan James is a software engineer within the IFE's Visualisation and eResearch (ViseR) team. 

Artificial intelligence to take drone data from the reef to the cloud

17-04-2019 A QUT researcher who is using drones and Artificial Intelligence (AI) to monitor the health of the Great Barrier Reef has received backing from software giant Microsoft as part of its US$50 million AI for Earth program.

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