16-11-2017 Improved disease surveillance at Australian ports and borders is needed to prevent the growing threat of dengue infection spreading across the country, with a new QUT study identifying potential risk factors linked to dengue outbreaks beyond climatic conditions.
15-11-2017 QUT researchers have developed and grown modified Cavendish bananas resistant to the devastating soil-borne fungus Fusarium wilt tropical race 4 (TR4), also known as Panama disease.
03-11-2017 Timing of dredging is the key to helping preserve one of the world's most productive and important ecosystems - seagrass meadows.
02-11-2017 Australia’s Federal and State governments are failing to produce effective long-term tourism policy to address climate change, according to the findings of new QUT-led research.
20-10-2017 The international collaboration between QUT and the US Department of Energy Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) to develop bioenergy from plant and waste matter has been strengthened with the first joint research and academic appointment of microbiologist Dr Alex Beliaev.
18-10-2017 The man who helped power US Navy ships with alternative fuels made from beef fat is touring Queensland this week along with QUT experts to help push the state’s burgeoning biofuels industry.
20-10-2017 From farm to fork in Australia, about $19 billion in food is lost or wasted every year and 6000 kilograms of fashion waste is generated every ten minutes, a major forum held at QUT has heard.
20-06-2017 QUT has awarded the title of Distinguished Professor to Professor Peter Corke for his outstanding achievements in the field of robotics.