28-03-2017 The Republic of Vanuatu is particularly susceptible to the impacts of climate change, and ranked among the most vulnerable countries in the world to both geological and climate risks. Vanuatu fisheries provide for a sustainable supply of fresh protein, as well as new opportunities for employment and improvements.Senior Research Fellow Dr Satya Nandlal from Queensland University of Technology, an expert in freshwater aquaculture has been granted funding for a project entitled “Freshwater aquaculture trials and governance in Vanuatu.”
22-03-2017 Professor Nunzio Motta, Principal Research Fellow, Nanotechnology and Molecular Science, has been awarded the Order of the Star of Italy and receives the title of “Knight of the Italian Star” by the Italian Consul.The Order of the Star of Italy rewards the preservation and promotion of national prestige abroad, promoting friendly relations and cooperation with other countries and ties with Italy.
20-03-2017 Don’t just see the world’s first robot to target crown-of-thorns starfish (COTS) – press the button and fire its injection arm yourself at the World Science Festival Brisbane (WSFB)!
17-03-2017 At first glance, healthcare, insurance and climate modelling seem to have very little to do with mining operations. The connection is that all these fields use complex data to run their operations. Researchers from Queensland University of Technology are working closely with industry partner CRC ORE on developing a roadmap for the application of advanced data analytics to streamline operational processes in hard rock metal mining. A team of data scientists and mathematicians, applying their collective expertise, is analysing and improving productivity for CRC ORE.
07-03-2017 QUT will play a key role in shaping the future of Australia’s food and transport industries following today’s announcement of two Cooperative Research Centres (CRC) with a combined value of nearly $444 million.
07-03-2017 Global problems need global solutions.
07-03-2017 QUT welcomes the $210 million Food Agility CRC announced today by the Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science Senator Arthur Sinodinos.