A $6.7 million research centre based at Curtin University will partner with mining companies to apply world-class science to the rehabilitation of retired mine sites.
By April Kleer | Campus and community; General; Research; Science and Engineering
Researchers have discovered microfossils resembling fungi in lavas that erupted on the seafloor 2.4 billion years ago, representing the oldest evidence of fungal life.
By Lauren Sydoruk | General; Research; Science and Engineering
New research conducted by Curtin University, in collaboration with Making Work Absolutely Human (mwah.), reveals that while pay, job security and hours of work count, it’s the job itself that matters.
By Lauren Sydoruk | General; Research; Business, management and law
2017 Haydn Williams Fellowship Public Lecture presented by Professor Brendan Murphy
By Tania Lambson | Campus and community; General; R&D Now; Research; Science and Engineering
Researchers curious about how small birds in the wild manage to survive cold winter nights have used miniature temperature transmitters and data loggers to solve the puzzle.
By Tamara Hunter | General; Research; Agriculture, environment and sustainability; Science and Engineering
The Postgrad Expo is a great opportunity to speak to the experts about your postgraduate options.
By Shane Dillow | Future students; Research
A citizen science project that has linked more than 16,300 urban and rural WA school students with agriculture has celebrated its fifth birthday.
By Tamara Hunter | Feature; Research; Agriculture, environment and sustainability; Science and Engineering
Curtin University is the first university in Australia to trial a commercial driverless bus, and will use the vehicle as an opportunity to carry out further research in navigation satellite systems.
By Hailey Ross | Campus and community; Research; Health
What sounds like a stomach-turning ride at an amusement park might hold the key to unravelling the mysterious mechanism that causes beams of radio waves to shoot out from pulsars.
By Tamara Hunter | Research; Science and Engineering
A Curtin PhD candidate has developed an innovative app that provides fathers with information to help them support their breastfeeding partners.
By Zoe Taylor | Research; Health | Leave a comment