Engineering, IT and aviation

Letting natural light in highlights benefits for workers

Favouring the use of natural light over office lighting saves costs, energy and supports mood and sleep. 
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Australian Research Centre for Human Evolution

Griffith dates bones of new human species found in Philippines

A Griffith University researcher has played a key role in the international multidisciplinary team that has discovered a new human species in a Philippines cave.   Professor Rainer Grün, Director of Griffith’s Australian Research Centre for Human Evolution (ARCHE), used uranium series analysis to date the teeth and bones from three small hominid individuals found in […]
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Centre for Quantum Dynamics

Researchers develop quantum device to generate possible futures

Griffith's researchers construct a prototype quantum device that generates all possible futures in a simultaneous quantum superposition.
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Aviation

Aviation Flight Camp puts students in the pilot seat

High school students take to the skies alongside Qantas, Airbus and Royal Flying Doctor Service.
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Griffith School of Environment

‘Trapping young lad – PhD student key in discovery of new trapdoor spider species

Four new species of iconic spider found in Queensland.
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Architecture, construction and planning

Griffith Sciences play large role in ERA 2018 research success 

Results highlight Griffith Science’s success in various broad and specific fields of research.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith delivers high research impact

The Australian Government’s first Engagement and Impact (EI) assessment results confirm Griffith University’s position as a leader in delivering high-quality research with impact/
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Griffith Enterprise

Research Impact: Creating transport solutions that work

Findings out of Griffith's Cities Research Institute have led to a deeper understanding of the impact of the daily school drop-off on the active and independent mobility of children.
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Griffith Enterprise

Research Impact: Tackling water quality threats to the Great Barrier Reef

Griffith researchers have demonstrated that bank and gully erosion contributes more than 90 per cent of sediment loads to the GBR in many catchments.
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Griffith Enterprise

Research Impact: Management solutions for pest fruit flies in Australia and south-east Asia

Professor Emeritus Dick Drew and colleagues have documented more than 500 new fruit fly species and studied all known species across south-east Asia and the Pacific region.
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Griffith Centre for Coastal Management

Research Impact: Protecting the Gold Coast’s most treasured asset

The value of the 53km of open beaches on the Gold Coast can be found in the 13 million visitors that the city welcomes each year. While the Gold Coast’s famed sandy shores and surf breaks are enjoyed by tourists and locals alike, the work undertaken by the Griffith Centre for Coastal Management (GCCM) over […]
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Architecture

Griffith STEM Roadshow bound for Darwin

STEM researchers offer Darwin students insights into life at Griffith.
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Australian Rivers Institute

Hon Karen Andrews MP launches Griffith’s Sea Jellies Illuminated

Official launch pf partnership celebrates union of research and tourism.
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Centre for Quantum Dynamics

Measuring tunneling time – physicists solve great mystery of the quantum world

Griffith physicists measure definitive time it takes a particle to tunnel through a barrier in a world first.  
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Environmental Futures Research Institute

Introducing a papaya to rival a mango

Researchers say they are "unravelling the sweetness pathway" using a mix of traditional breeding and advanced molecular gene selection.
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Centre for Environment and Population Health

Witoelar Dialogue responds to the region’s climate change challenges

The two-day event was part of the Collaborative Australia-Indonesia Program on Sustainable Development and Climate Change (CAIPSDCC).
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Griffith Enterprise

Malaria vaccine trial receives $500,000 in Government support

The Liberal National Government has announced they will donate $500,000 to Griffith University’s Institute for Glycomics to support their ongoing human clinical trials which aim to test the effectiveness of a world-first malaria vaccine candidate named PlasProtecT™. Malaria is caused by an infection with malaria parasites, and is generally characterised by fever, shivering headaches and […]
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Australian Rivers Institute

Griffith’s Women in STEM step up for 2019 Prize

Griffith STEM researchers offer diverse projects for QLD Women in STEM Prize.
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