Expertise in human rights and law helps transform mental health care
RMIT’s Professor Penelope Weller is a senior legal academic whose research has helped tackle Victoria’s failing mental health system and introduce a rights-based focus for reform and services.
How to make hydrogen straight from seawater – no desalination required
Researchers have developed a cheaper and more energy-efficient way to make hydrogen directly from seawater, in a critical step towards a truly viable green hydrogen industry.
Transforming architectural and engineering design with pioneering structural optimisation techniques
RMIT’s Distinguished Professor Mike Xie pioneered structural optimisation methods that are being used by engineers, architects and researchers across the globe to create lightweight and high-performance structures and materials.
3D-printed spine disc recognised for life-changing impact
Researchers at RMIT University collaborated with a medical device company and a neurosurgeon to successfully deliver a 3D printed vertebral cage to a patient with severe back pain.