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.
A new method of injecting nanoparticles into glass has created potential applications for biomedical engineering and 3D displays.
RMIT has secured funding to build an automotive centre that will direct the Australian automotive industry towards high-value exports.
The future of chatbots is more than just small-talk, says researchers at CSIRO and the University of Queensland.
Women must leverage the new demand for gender diversity, says Yasmine Finbow, Director of the Women in Tech. conference.
A mobile phone system able to be operated in remote areas without a cellular network or internet access is being designed for the emergency services sector.
New software developed by the University of South Australia is helping Southeast Asia’s buildings conserve rainwater.
From designing better drugs to pondering the nature of gravity waves, the University of Western Australia’s new supercomputer is empowering big data research.
A mobile application that bridges the communication gap between parents and schools in Australia is set to expand across the globe.