RMIT early career researchers win $3.3 million
The Australian Research Council has awarded eight RMIT early career researchers a combined $3.3 million in funding in the first round of the 2020 Discovery Early Career Researcher Award scheme.
From coffee to concrete: Engineering solutions to our most pressing problems
A new project from RMIT University could see the waste from the 1.3 million cups of coffee drunk daily in Australia turned into concrete used in homes, driveways or office buildings.
Co-creation puts citizens at the centre of nanotechnology research
Co-creation workshops and online consultations with citizens and stakeholder groups in Europe are putting people at the heart of nanotechnology research, according to RMIT researcher Craig Richmond.
Research to transform biosolid resource management
A new research centre is set to transform Australia’s biosolid use as a valuable resource, providing new practices, technologies and products for improved land management and training.
Creating exceptional student experiences to get top spot
RMIT has ranked as the number one Victorian University for student engagement in the 2020 Good Universities Guide.
Human trials begin for first generation gas sensing capsule
Clinical trials of an electronic capsule that measures gases in the gut, first developed at RMIT, have begun in Melbourne.
Non-viral gene therapy to speed up cancer research
A new treatment method promises to speed up gene therapy research and could bring new, patient friendly cancer treatments to market faster.
Rapid rise in Times Higher Education rankings
RMIT has risen 60 places in the 2020 Times Higher Education World Universities rankings released today.