Near the height of the Zika virus outbreak, Associate Professor Joanne Macdonald started developing portable diagnostic technologies to save lives.
A smart needle with an embedded camera is helping doctors perform safer brain surgery.
Dr Robin Knight, Director of UK-based collaboration platform IN-PART, shares what Australia and the UK can learn from each other when it comes to commercialisation.
The CRC for Spatial Information has compiled the best blockchain ideas from PhD students taking part in their 2016 “Solvathon”.
QUT’s COTSbot is the world’s first robot to control the crown-of-thorns starfish, a coral killer that has destroyed vast stretches of the Great Barrier Reef.
Melbourne’s 3D printed jet engine technology is flying into production in France.
We shortlist your best 5 ways to get to Mars in the short term, plus the most hopeful new technology taking us further to space.
The world’s most precise clock has been fine-tuned to boost radar and GPS capabilities.
A new DNA extraction technology developed in South Australia has the potential to become a powerful forensic tool for criminal investigations.
The ARC Centre of Excellence for Quantum Computation and Communication Technology has collaborated with University of Melbourne researchers to transform biomolecular imaging.
A new survey from the University of Sydney reveals that disruptive ride-sharing technologies like Uber are becoming more popular in Australia.
From energy harvesting skyscrapers to Zika zapping, here are some of the most creative and potentially disruptive university technologies of 2016.
The world’s first Technology Transfer Professional (TTP) Capability Framework has been developed to help TTPs take research to market more effectively.
Whether it’s research, engineering or harvesting energy these 12 emerging technologies are set to change the way we work under the sea.
Australian scientists and conservators have revealed an earlier painting of a different woman beneath Edgar Degas’ famous masterpiece Portrait of a Woman.
If we want more women to enter careers in STEM, we need to start encouraging our girls, says Pip Marlow, Managing Director of Microsoft Australia.
In this new trailer released by the International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research viewers get a glimpse of the largest science facility ever built by mankind.
Professor Dayong Jin from the University of Technology, Sydney is harnessing light to revolutionise the future of medicine.
A new analysis software that simplifies dysphagia diagnoses will speed up results and eliminate the need for x-rays.
Australia’s cutting-edge research data wouldn’t be what it is today without the National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy (NCRIS).
Virtual reality is set to become a powerful educational tool for the Australian Museum following the success of David Attenborough’s virtual reality films.
Enhanced behaviour modelling software has been developed that could eventually create real-time combat simulations.
Virtual reality shopping is currently being tested in the hope that it could revolutionise the digital marketplace.
Innovation psychologist Dr Amantha Imber writes about a critical ingredient for business tech innovation in an extract from her book, the Innovation Formula.