Outstanding Griffith research excellence honoured

Architecture
Leading Griffith University researchers have been honoured at the Vice Chancellor’s Research Excellence Awards held at Nathan campus.
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Alumni

Awards showcase outstanding Health alumni

From paediatric palliative care and humanitarian dental work to a passion for astrophysics and groundbreaking scientific research into Malaria, the 2018 Alumni Awards showcase the rich diversity of Griffith’s Health and Science alumni.
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Alumni

School of Environment celebrates 40 years of graduating students

Martin Taylor is doing his first mammal survey. He’s an excited student in Griffith University’s brand new School of Australian Environmental Studies. As part of the environmental studies foundation program – the first in the country for a university – nothing was off limits. Dr Taylor set his traps in the forest. He had no […]
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Centre for Clean Environment and Energy

Building tech investment networks in China

A temporary alliance to complete a design and manufacturing contest has fostered a deeper partnership between Griffith University scientists and Chinese manufacturers that may see new businesses brought to Queensland. Recently, GE Business Innovation Manager, Ty Ferretti, went to three Chinese cities with Professor Eddie Zhang to build up relationships with Chinese companies looking to […]
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Architecture, construction and planning

Smart windows for a more energy efficient future

A Griffith University researcher will lead a $1 million research project into a new kind of low-cost, energy-saving ‘smart window’. Professor Huijun Zhao, director of Griffith’s Centre for Clean Environment and Energy, has been awarded $513,210 from the Australian Government through the Australian Research Council’s Linkage Projects scheme to develop the window that contains a glass that is able to […]
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Centre for Clean Environment and Energy

Efficient catalysts key to turning water into fuel

Griffith University researchers continue to lead the way in harnessing renewable energy sources that will be the next generation of clean fuel, as well as enhanced solar conversion and energy storage devices. The latest research presented in the paper Ultrathin metal–organic framework nanosheets for electrocatalytic oxygen evolution, published in Nature Energy, shows that an ultrathin […]
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Architecture

A celebration of remarkable science, engineering and technology

Each year the Pro Vice Chancellor (Sciences) recognises the remarkable achievements of the group’s alumni, academic and professional staff. This year the group also applauded its industry partners and high schools that have contributed to its achievement. The 2016 Griffith Sciences Awards were held at the Southbank Campus’s Webb Centre and featured school themed test tube cocktails. […]
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Australian Rivers Institute

Coral: Choosing the wrong symbiotic partner can mean life or death

A Griffith University researcher and her collaborators have found that choosing the right partner could mean the difference between survival and death for certain coral species. The finding has significant implications for understanding thermal bleaching tolerances and coral’s potential for survival in a rapidly warming world. Dr Emma Kennedy, of Griffith’s Australian Rivers Institute, undertook […]
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Centre for Clean Environment and Energy

Research targets conflict over wind farming and renewable energy in Korea

Griffith University is undertaking a major international project to help address community conflict and disruption over wind farms and their implementation in Korea.
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Centre for Clean Environment and Energy

Engineering students work on Vanuatu cyclone-proof housing

Griffith University engineering students have been helping rebuild a cyclone-devastated area of Vanuatu as part of a program designed to embed in them in real world construction. Griffith’s fourth-year civil engineering students completing their final year industry affiliates program (IAP) recently travelled to an area devastated by Cyclone Pam in 2015. It is part of […]
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Architecture

The future of our cities is in good hands

The building of great cities will be boosted with the launch of Griffith University's new Cities Research Centre.
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Architecture

ARC Linkage Projects strengthen Griffith’s research profile

Griffith University has been awarded six Australian Research Council Linkage Project grants worth more than $1.3 million for a variety of research studies.
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Australian Rivers Institute

Advance Queensland funding for Griffith researchers

Five Griffith University scientists have been awarded Advance Queensland Research funding.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith’s outstanding research excellence honoured

Leading Griffith University researchers were honoured at the Vice Chancellor’s Research Excellence Awards held at South Bank campus on April 19.
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Centre for Clean Environment and Energy

Griffith professor powering the future of batteries

Inspired by 16th century Chinese medicine, Griffith scientists have turned to nature for solutions to improve the performance of batteries. Professor Eddie Shanqing Zhang and his team have identified three natural sources which will not only reduce pollution in the manufacturing of lithium ion batteries and lithium-sulfur batteries, but improve overall performance and cyclability. This […]
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Centre for Clean Environment and Energy

Cleaning up the local environment

Griffith University will play an important role for the local environment this weekend with its BeachCare group hosting not one, but two Clean Up Australia Day events.
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Centre for Clean Environment and Energy

Griffith, Chinese Academy of Sciences sign MoU

A Memorandum of Understanding between Griffith University and the Chinese Academy of Sciences promises enormous benefits for scientists, postgraduate students and young researchers
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Centre for Clean Environment and Energy

Solar cells shine with molecular breakthrough

Research led by Griffith University's Environmental Futures Research Institute has made an important step forward for efficient, stable and cost-effective solar cell technology
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