The future of cities

How can architecture rebuild devastated communities?
A new book by an RMIT academic charts the development of humanitarian architecture around the world.
17/10/2014

Study examines electricity use in family life
Families around Australia are needed to take part in RMIT research to better understand how electricity is used in households with children.
01/10/2014

Researchers working to track RMIT’s carbon footprint
A major research project will help RMIT staff and students monitor and compare their full carbon footprints across work, study and travel.
24/09/2014

UN-RMIT agreement boosts urban sustainability
A new agreement between the United Nations Global Compact and RMIT will strengthen efforts to tackle the world's urban challenges.
20/08/2014

Edible art project unites diverse community
A collaborative public art project by RMIT researchers has sought to unite diverse cultural communities through a love shared by all: food.
21/07/2014

New professors set to answer big design questions
Three architecture and design professionals are joining RMIT University to inspire the next generation of practitioners and researchers.
14/07/2014

Indian student wins top RMIT research award
A PhD student from RMIT’s joint research centre in Hyderabad, India, has been awarded a top prize for his work on converting waste to energy.
10/07/2014

Putting Indigenous housing and urban food security on the agenda
RMIT researchers have contributed to a new UN declaration that says Indigenous equality is the key to sustainable urban development.
09/07/2014

Mobile money research shared with Indonesia
An RMIT doctoral researcher has travelled to Indonesia to share his work on poverty and mobile money with the country's finance authorities.
04/07/2014

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

Research focus areas

The future of cities is one of RMIT's five research focus areas. Other focus areas are:

Research publications

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