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QUT honours 2019 Outstanding Alumnus of the Year

23-08-2019 Law graduate Lex Greensill CBE was last night announced as the 2019 QUT Outstanding Alumnus of the Year at a celebration dinner at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Humans of IFE - Rising stars: Oakes Holland

23-08-2019 Field of expertise: Polar marine ecologyPosition: PhD Candidate

QUT 2019 Science in Focus Competition now open

29-07-2019 Entries for the 2019 Science in Focus Competition are now open, celebrating the most surprising, beautiful and technically innovative visuals of QUT research that's impacting our world. Winners will share in a prize pool of more than $2000.

Researchers develop tools to help manage seagrass survival

15-08-2019 A new QUT-led study has developed a statistical toolbox to help avoid seagrass loss which provides shelter, food and oxygen to fish and at-risk species like dugongs and green turtles.

Robots need a new philosophy to get a grip

13-08-2019 Robots need to know the reason why they are doing a job if they are to effectively and safely work alongside people in the near future. In simple terms, this means machines need to understand motive the way humans do, and not just perform tasks blindly, without context.

Blue sky thinking pinpoints futuristic ag innovations

01-08-2019 A three-year project aimed at unearthing new ways to move Australian agriculture forward has wrapped up with a list of 39 emerging technologies and 24 new industries.

Eureka finals for citizen science reef protection project

31-07-2019 Harnessing the power of citizen science QUT's Virtual Reef Diver project has been recognised for its innovation and impact in this year's Eureka Prizes for scientific excellence.

Australia’s first robotics hub to drive advanced manufacturing jobs

24-07-2019 The Palaszczuk Government will invest $7.71 million over four years to establish the nation’s first robotics manufacturing hub to create and support more jobs.

QUT celebrates 10 years as part of the BIO World Congress

24-07-2019 QUT has once again partnered with the Queensland Government, Life Sciences Queensland and the University of Queensland to showcase the state’s biotechnology expertise at the BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology in Des Moines, USA from 8-11 July.

Ecosystems researchers flock to QUT for TERN conference

22-07-2019 QUT hosted the 2019 Terrestrial Ecosystems Research Network (TERN) OzFlux Conference from July 1-3, attracting almost 50 ecosystems researchers from across Australia and the United States.

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