New Curtin research has revealed a marked increase in use of CT scans for injured patients in the emergency departments (ED) of Western Australian hospitals, raising concerns.
By Lucien Wilkinson | General; Health and medicine; Research
Together, Innovation Central Perth and the WA Police Force are developing an app that will make it easier to capture offenders’ identifying marks, such as tattoos, piercings and scars.
By Bree Smolinski | Campus and community; Research; Science and technology; Student News
Curtin students and academics will assist in commercialising a new voice controller, which is already helping older Australians and Australians with a disability.
By Daniel Jauk | Research | Leave a comment
Western Australia’s homegrown spacecraft, Binar-1, is flying – shot into Low Earth Orbit from the International Space Station.
By Vanessa Beasley | Research; Research Featured; Science and technology
New Curtin research has shed light on why people adopt social norms or conventions by employing mathematical modelling of human behaviours and decision-making.
By Vanessa Beasley | Science and technology
Researchers from Curtin Institute for Computation will use the latest in data science to develop an automated fish detection and counting solution offering exciting economic and ecological benefits.
By 286333f | Research; Research Featured; Science and technology
Perth’s most promising entrepreneurs are being encouraged to nominate for the 2022 Curtin Accelerate, an intensive program that is helping turn brilliant ideas into booming businesses.
By Yasmine Phillips | Research
Perth’s wetland tiger snake populations are contaminated with toxic metals and many are in poor health. We speak with wildlife ecologist Damian Lettoof about what this means for the food chain.
By Craig McKeough | Research | 1 comment
A new Bankwest Curtin Economics Centre report has found Indigenous art and culture, emerging digital technologies and a thriving and resilient local music scene could help revive WA’s creative economy
By Lucien Wilkinson | Business; General; Research
Curtin economics research has delivered an innovative road map to diversify Western Australia’s regional industries beyond just mining.
By Zoe Taylor | Business; Business at Curtin; Research; Business, management and law | Leave a comment