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QUT helps householders hunt energy vampires

24-10-2017 A thermal science project in Townsville led by QUT sustainable energy expert Dr Wendy Miller will recruit ‘superheroes’ to track down energy vampires preying on their homes and driving up power bills.

Zircon as Earth’s timekeeper: are we reading the clock right?

23-10-2017 Zircon crystals in igneous rocks must be carefully examined and not relied upon solely to predict future volcanic eruptions and other tectonic events, QUT researchers have shown.

QUT News & Events Wrap - October 23 edition

23-10-2017 Welcome to QUT's weekly round-up of news and events.  For regular updates, follow us on Twitter (@QUTmedia) and Facebook (@QUTBrisbane).  To subscribe to this wrap, please email

Brave, bold and beautiful: science meets art in QUT photo competition

23-10-2017 Scientific research can be beautiful, unexpected and complex - just take a look at these top 10 finalists in the QUT Science in Focus Image Competition.

Travel and school tools on robotics fast track

23-10-2017 Travics, a team that created a better travel booking experience using SoftBank Robotics’ humanoid robot Pepper, and RAWrobotics, a team that is changing robotics education, are the winners of the QUT bluebox Robotics Accelerator, Australia’s first robotics dedicated accelerator.

First joint US and QUT bioenergy appointment

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.

GC600 spectators the first to trial sun safe app

20-10-2017 Burning rubber not skin is the key message QUT sun safe researchers want Gold Coast 600 spectators to remember this weekend (October 20-22), with the release of a new app specifically designed for the Gold Coast.

Our students have the BRAAAAAINS for adventure gaming

19-10-2017 Brisbane thrill seekers keen to survive the zombie apocalypse will come face-to-face with a 'hoard' of clever QUT students on the cutting edge of a new entertainment industry.

QUT welcomes leaders from Bougainville, Bhutan and Indonesia

19-10-2017 QUT is hosting senior leaders from Papua New Guinea’s Autonomous Region of Bougainville, Bhutan and Indonesia to build and strengthen international educational links.

Biofuels revolution will help power Queensland economy

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.


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