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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Engineering, IT and aviation

Blockchain Research project wins funding boost

Griffith University has been successful in a major grant application for Blockchain Research.
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Engineering, IT and aviation

Funding boost for AI research in farming to benefit growers

Incorporating AI into farming production to automate common tasks has been recognised with $5 million in funding from the Australian Government. 
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Engineering, IT and aviation

Griffith in first Defence Cooperative Research Centre

Griffith University will look for smart machine technologies in the first Defence Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) for Trusted Autonomous Systems.
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Griffith School of Engineering

That’s gold! Griffith finds cheap way to detect cancer

Griffith University scientists have developed a new class of nanomaterials that could detect early cancer. The inexpensive, non-invasive diagnostic tool can deliver sensitive and specific results that are easily and quickly interpreted with less reliance on laboratory equipment. Working with the team from the University of Wollongong (UOW), the researchers have developed a new class […]
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Griffith Enterprise

Sport technology experts share innovations

The most important sport engineering conference in the world is coming to Brisbane. Timed with the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018), and hosted by GC2018 Official Partner, Griffith University, the International Sports Engineering Association (ISEA) 2018 Conference will run from March 26 to 29 with the Australian Sports Technologies Network. Bringing together world leading […]
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Griffith Enterprise

Griffith partners with BluGlass for power electronics

Australian technology innovator BluGlass Limited has invested $600,00 in Griffith University to develop power electronics. BluGlass will be leading the two-year cash investment – inclusive of a $300,000 grant from the Innovative Manufacturing Cooperative Research Centre – to develop next-generation GaN transistors, called High Performance Normally OFF GaN High Electron Mobility Transistors (HEMT). The technology promises a […]
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Griffith School of Engineering

Wireless sensor technology to monitor environments

Cash-poor local councils and developing countries don’t need huge budgets to obtain valuable, continuous environmental data to inform sustainable management policies, new research suggests. Griffith University’s Dr Jarrod Trevathan and the University of Queensland’s Associate Professor Ron Johnstone are refining a wireless sensor network technology known as SEMAT (Smart Environmental Monitoring & Assessment Technologies) that […]
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Corporate

Griffith’s VR bike to get GC2018 athletes ready

Griffith University will take part in a $100,000 project to develop its virtual reality training simulation designed to emulate track cycling at the 2018 Commonwealth Games.   Leigh Ellen Potter, Director of the Innovative Design and Emerging Applications Lab at Griffith University, said the introduction of this innovative technology would help coaches and athletes explore […]
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Engineering, IT and aviation

Lab on a chip: The future for drug discovery

A leading micro and nano technologist has revealed a new way to drug screen, saving the health system money and time. With the lab-to-market timeframe of a new drug being up to 20 years, Dr Say Hwa Tan of Griffith University’s Queensland Micro- and Nanotechnology Centre hopes his new technology and methods will slash that […]
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Aviation

Offering Exclusive Study Options for Darwin Students

Former Emmaus College Rockhampton student, Claire Cranitch is leading the charge to have more and more Queensland schoolgirls involved in Physics, in her role as Griffith University’s event coordinator of the national Growing Tall Poppies program.
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Engineering, IT and aviation

Griffith Uni taps into big data

Imagine being able to track an emergency incident or monitor a natural disaster using people's tweets and Facebook statuses. Griffith University researchers are doing that in the Big Data and Smart Analytics lab, with students soon able to take a course in this emerging and powerful field.
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Engineering, IT and aviation

Cyber Security expert awarded prestigious honour

A Griffith University Adjunct Professor has become the first non-American to receive a distinguished award for services to cyber security education.
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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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Centre for Quantum Dynamics

Tall Poppies inspires girls to study physics

A group of year 10 girls were given a hands-on workshop on the wonders of physics at a Tall Poppies workshop held at Griffith University
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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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Institute for Integrated and Intelligent Systems

Griffith student takes PhD thesis award

Griffith University graduate Silvia Richter has won the CORE prize for the best Computer Science thesis produced in Australia during 2011. Silvia won the prestigious Computing Research and Education Association of Australasia (CORE) Distinguished Doctoral Dissertation award from a field of 17 nominations. Silvia recently moved into the corporate world where she is leading IT […]
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