Our four Research Institutes are the flagships of RMIT’s research endeavour and reputation. They contribute to global knowledge in our areas of expertise.
Research Institutes bring together multidisciplinary teams to undertake high-impact industry-focussed research to solve complex research questions of national and global significance.
They are the flagships of RMIT’s research culture and reputation. They are creating pathways for leading academics to connect across disciplines and build areas of critical mass in key areas of focussed research.
The Institute develops and funds a new transdisciplinary approach to design research in a terrain at the intersection of education, research and industry.
The Institute brings together key researchers working to understand the complexity of globalising urban settings from provincial centres to mega-cities.
The Institute seeks to better connect the diverse communities around health enterprise to address the changing needs of biomedical research and society.
The Institute leads research in the areas of smart materials and systems, linking new discoveries and emerging technologies to applications.
- RMIT lights up for Diwali 14/11/2014For the fifth consecutive year, RMIT students and staff have celebrated Diwali, the Indian festival of light.
- Researchers make finals of Australian Innovation Challenge 14/11/2014A team of RMIT researchers are finalists in The Australian Innovation Challenge for their work on weather prediction and climate monitoring.
- Patrolling the cyber frontier 10/11/2014Traditional attacks such as bombings and plane hijackings could become a thing of the past, as terrorism finds a new focus.
- HIRi Seminar Series - Dr Gyorgi Panyi 24/11/2014Dr Panyi will discuss the biochemical, structural and pharmacological features of Vm24, a natural peptide isolated from the Mexican scorpion, Vaejovis mexicanus smithi.
- HIRi Seminar Series- Associate Professor Peter Noakes 25/11/2014Associate Professor Peter Noakes from the University of Queensland will hold a seminar at the Health Innovations Research Institute’s 2014 Seminar Series, a range of discussions which will address key health issues.
- Unified distributed algorithm for non-cooperative games 04/12/2014Lecture by Professor Jong-Shi Pang, Epstein Family Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering at the University of Southern California.