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QUT professor honoured with prestigious award

21-10-2016 A QUT professor has become the first Australian since Professor Ian Frazer to receive the prestigious West Lake Friendship award.

QUT startup space unveiled by Queensland Chief Entrepreneur

21-10-2016 A startup incubation space to nurture the next generation of business leaders at QUT has been officially opened by Queensland’s first Chief Entrepreneur.

Agbot the robotic weed slayer

21-10-2016 Agricultural robot Agbot II, designed and built by QUT with support from the Queensland Government, could save Australia’s farm sector $1.3 billion a year by reducing the costs of weeding crops by around 90 per cent.

Groundbreaking QUT review on counteracting mobile phone distraction while driving

21-10-2016 With mobile phone use by drivers now a reality, a groundbreaking QUT review looking at the issue as a task-sharing problem has recommended further research into how to make the practice safer.

Crown-of-thorns starfish – nailed it!

21-10-2016 It’s the moment the Great Barrier Reef’s been waiting for – confirmation QUT’s autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) can help stop the reef’s most prolific pest, the devastating crown-of-thorns starfish (COTS).

To sir with love: students’ gift to a teacher brings 19th Century Brisbane back to life

20-10-2016 A unique slice of Brisbane and QUT history and culture from the late 19th century is on display from today at Old Government House, with the opening of the photographic exhibition, To Sir With Love – The Dr Wilton W.R. Love Album.

Better diabetic foot disease care would save taxpayers billions

20-10-2016 Australia could save billions of dollars in healthcare costs by investing in proven treatments for people with diabetic foot disease, according to QUT research.

The robot eyes have it: cutting-edge tool for koala conservation

19-10-2016 Local councils are testing a new tool for protecting their vulnerable koala populations – drones equipped with artificial intelligence (AI) and backed by powerful statistical analysis.

QUT to host Brisbane’s first Climathon

18-10-2016 Brisbane’s resilience to climate change shocks will be under the spotlight at the city’s first ‘Climathon’, hosted by QUT.

Bank Australia committed to education for all

18-10-2016 Bank Australia has demonstrated its commitment to ensuring financial disadvantage is not a barrier to education, establishing a perpetual scholarship for the QUT Learning Potential Fund.


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