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Proven innovator in higher education to head RMIT University 10/07/2014
RMIT Chancellor, Dr Ziggy Switkowski AO, is pleased to announce the appointment of Martin Bean as Vice-Chancellor and President of RMIT.


RMIT awarded $2.36m in ARC Linkage funding 02/07/2014
RMIT University has been awarded more than $2.36 million in Australian Research Council (ARC) Linkage Grants.


Micro breakthrough wired for sound 30/06/2014
In a breakthrough discovery, researchers have harnessed the power of sound waves to enable precision micro- and nano-manufacturing.


Small beginnings 29/05/2014
Our insatiable appetite for sleeker, faster, stronger and more efficient technology is driving micro nano research further than ever before.


Better by design 29/05/2014
Most people think of design as the way something looks and feels. But as Steve Jobs said: "Design is how it works."


Motor for the mind 29/05/2014
It's as wide as a human hair and weighs as much as a grain of salt, but this tiny motor is so powerful it can save lives.


Nano nerve centre 29/05/2014
More than 1.4 billion microscopic particles float around in the average office.


Shape of things to come 29/05/2014
Marbles have been around for a long time. Crude versions were found in the ashes of Pompeii and the tombs of ancient Egyptians.

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