Collaborative research led by the WA Organic & Isotope Geochemistry Centre at Curtin University has discovered the oldest land-plant microfossils in Australia, after analysing rocks from WA
By April Kleer | Research; Science and technology; Agriculture, environment and sustainability; Science and Engineering
‘Atomic collision theory’. Its existence and impact is relevant to all humankind, and Curtin’s Professor Igor Bray is making invaluable contributions to the field.
By Nik Malane | Research; Research Featured; Science and technology; Science and Engineering | Leave a comment
As food security becomes an acute global problem, research into development of disease resistant crops is paramount. Meet the Curtin professor helping plants to enhance their defence capabilities.
By Zoe Taylor | Research; Research Featured; Agriculture, environment and sustainability | Leave a comment
Researchers from Curtin University have been able to reproduce and explain the puzzling behaviour of electrons that enter or leave semiconductor materials commonly used in the electronics industry.
By April Kleer | General; Research; Science and technology; Science and Engineering
Curtin University has attracted one of the world’s leading astronomers from the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) project.
By April Kleer | General; Research; Science and technology; Physical sciences and mathematics; Science and Engineering
Being an emergency first responder in a rural or regional area has unique challenges. Curtin alumnus Con Michael has created a tool to tackle those challenges head on.
By Nik Malane | Alumni news; Engineering; Science and Engineering | Leave a comment
Astronomers have used two Australian radio telescopes and several optical telescopes to study complex mechanisms that are fuelling jets of material blasting away from a black hole.
By Carole Kerr | General; Science and technology; Science and Engineering
West Australians will be given a glimpse into the lives of families from refugee backgrounds as part of a new photographic exhibition that will go on display next month.
By Yasmine Phillips | Arts and culture; Research; Culture, language and Indigenous; Health; The arts and creative industries
Curtin researchers are exploring better ways to combine seismic and electromagnetic methods for deep subsurface exploration all over the world.
By Daniel Jauk | Research; Science and technology; Engineering and mining; Science and Engineering | Leave a comment
Decolonisation can allow for true recognition of Australia’s First People and is crucial for justice and our collective futures.
By Zoe Taylor | Research; Research Events; Culture, language and Indigenous | Leave a comment