Centre for Innovative Structures and Materials

The Centre for Innovative Structures and Materials (CISM) researches and develops novel structures and materials for a sustainable future.

We have carried out extensive research on structural and material optimisation techniques. These have been used around the world by engineers and architects to design innovative buildings and bridges, and to create new microstructures of materials and composites.

Research areas

Projects

The Centre for Innovative Structures and Materials (CISM) has conducted many significant projects in the area of structural optimisation research.
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Our publications

Selected publications from our researchers in the Centre for Innovative Structures and Materials

Meet our researchers

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Centre for Innovative Structures and Materials

Key Contact: Professor Mike Xie - Director

Address: Centre for Innovative Structures and Materials - RMIT University: GPO Box 2476, Melbourne 3001, Australia

Location: Melbourne City campus , Building 14 , Level 12

Emailmike.xie@rmit.edu.au

Phone: +61 3 9925 3655

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Acknowledgement of country

RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business.