New butterfly-inspired hydrogen sensor is powered by light
Inspired by the surface of butterfly wings, researchers have developed a light-activated hydrogen sensor that produces ultra-precise results at room temperature.
Spotlight on Australia’s performance on International Day of People with Disability
The recent Disability Royal Commission findings have revealed shocking failings, RMIT experts say, affirming the need for action as we mark International Day of People with Disability.
We modelled how a COVID vaccine roll-out would work. Here’s what we found
RMIT researchers have designed a mathematical model to test different scenarios for COVID-19 vaccine distribution, which we have submitted for publication.
In a sea of data, employers want grads with soft skills
From marketing and finance to sales and HR, industries are collecting data faster than ever. Now employers are looking for multiskilled graduates who can turn numbers into insights.
Space students' out-of-this-world placement
A failed rocket launch and monitoring potential space collisions made for an unforgettable week for RMIT’s Space Science students.
New study highlights impact of COVID-19 on services to assist marginalised young people
With young people hit hard by the response to the pandemic, an Australian-first study looks at the impact of arts-based social enterprises (ASEs) in engaging those most affected by unemployment and precarious work.
Design talent on show at virtual MPavilion
The creative talents of RMIT Master of Fashion (Design) graduates will be on show in the film ‘First Look’, premiering at MPavilion 2020 on Monday 30 November.
Industry 4.0 skills report says the future of work is about people and creativity
The Future of Work in the Digital Economy – Developing skills for Industry 4.0 report, published today, highlights how the COVID-19 disruption has shown that Industry 4.0 is not only about technology – it’s more about people.
Spotlight on e-scooter safety in Barcelona
An exhibition addressing safety issues caused by e-scooters in Barcelona – developed by RMIT’s School of Design with input from Barcelona City Council – is currently on show as part of a virtual exhibition during Barcelona Design Week 2020.
Eliminating violence against women
RMIT experts reflect on progress ahead of International Day of the Prevention of Violence Against Women.
Pioneering research wins prestigious Victoria Prize
RMIT researchers have taken out awards for Victoria’s most impactful and industry-relevant research.
Student creativity astounds during Melbourne Fashion Week
From striking 3D digital avatars, to burqas, bikinis and sustainable garments, RMIT fashion students have risen above COVID-19 restrictions to show their incredible talents during Melbourne Fashion Week.