News and events

NeoARM microscope enables real-time research at the atomic level

A super-resolution electron microscope that allows Australian scientists to observe and manipulate individual atoms is now operational at QUT.

Teens tackle tech challenges at regional STEM summits

QUT’s Future You STEM Summit for high-achieving teenagers is hitting the road for its very first visit to Cairns, Bundaberg, Mackay and Toowoomba.

Research in Focus competition finds beauty in discovery

This beautiful microscopic image of a coral polyp the size of a pinhead has won QUT’s 2021 Research in Focus competition.

Potential new way to save infected hip replacement implants

QUT scientists have tested in-vitro a promising new concept to treat infection-causing bacterial biofilms on hip replacement implants using a combination of silver nanoparticles and enzymatic lysis.

A reef in two gears: new patterns of coral recovery discovered

Damaged coral reefs show slower than expected recovery for up to six years before switching to a faster phase of regrowth, according to new research.

Mackay biorefinery pilot plant ready for take-off

World-leading technology has landed in Mackay, bringing Queensland one step closer to a $1 billion sustainable, export-oriented industrial biotechnology and bioproducts sector.