New Research Hub to tackle global waste crisis
A major new Australian Research Council (ARC) Industrial Transformation Research Hub will focus on reducing landfill waste and transforming reclaimed waste into new materials for use in construction and other manufacturing sectors.
Australian Space Agency funds locally-designed space suits
Australian researchers will lead development of the next generation of space suits in a major international collaboration involving NASA and the European Space Agency.
What’s the future of work in the digital economy? Global experts share insights on skills needs for Industry 4.0
The COVID-19 pandemic has seen a rapid acceleration of the digitalisation of industry like never before.
Latest updates: Apple is trying to reclaim its major innovator status (by making you wash your hands)
A range of announcements were made at this year's Worldwide Developers Conference, including the new 'CarKey' feature, and Apple's decision to part ways with chip manufacturer Intel.
‘Digital twins’ can help monitor infrastructure and save us billions
Creating a digital twin of infrastructure or services makes them easier to monitor and operate safely.
RMIT, Siemens and Festo partner to create new Industrial Digital Innovation Hub
RMIT, Siemens and Festo have signed a strategic Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to explore major areas of cooperation to help drive workforce transformation for Industry 4.0 in the Australasian region, including the establishment of an Industrial Digital Innovation Hub at RMIT.
Can’t concentrate at work? This AI system knows why
Computer scientists have developed a way to measure staff comfort and concentration in flexible working spaces using artificial intelligence.
Muscle tech: Sleep apnea therapeutic showcased at global biotech event
A world-first therapeutic for treating sleep apnea and a range of other weak muscle conditions will be unveiled this month at global biotech innovation event, BIO Digital.
Emerging technology for the future of health and social care
From biomedicine and 3D printed implants to data collection and virtual care, RMIT experts discuss how emerging technologies are shaping the sector and helping solve our most complex health challenges.
Victorian first, as RMIT appoints Dean of STEMM Diversity and Inclusion
Bolstering RMIT’s commitment to gender equity, the new leadership position of Dean, STEMM Diversity and Inclusion, has been created in the College of Science, Engineering and Health.
Launch of a new era of space flight
The SpaceX flight carrying two NASA astronauts has successfully docked at the international space station, marking a new era in human space travel, as RMIT aerospace experts explain.
RMIT set to lead an innovative European Training Network for industrial digital transformation
The new PhD program is expected to produce a new generation of high performing early stage researchers in innovation and technology management able to embrace the major challenges of future industrial systems.