Business and government

Griffith swimmers pack the Australian team for Tokyo

Almost a quarter of the Australian swimming team for Tokyo will be made up of Griffith student athletes or Griffith Swim Squad members.
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Architecture

Architecture students boldly reimagine Kangaroo Point Green Bridge

Striking designs from up and coming architects in training.
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Griffith Sciences

Partnership supports switch to energy efficient tech

A $1.3million research collaboration led by Griffith and Questsemi, supported by Semefab Scotland and the IMCRC is looking at manufacturing SiC Schottky diodes, a key element in many power conversion systems.
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Alumni

Griffith greats receive Queen’s Birthday Honours

An inspirational scientist and international leader in stem cell research, Griffith Professor Emeritus Alan Mackay-Sim has been awarded Member (AM) of the Order of Australia in the Queen's Birthday 2021 Honours List.
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Cities Research Institute

Cities expert forecasts bold future for the Gold Coast

The future of many Gold Coast golf courses could lie in productive parks where food crops are grown and technologies created, according to a Griffith University cities researcher.
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Coastal and Marine Research Centre

GPS suction tracker puts whales on the radar

First deployment of cost-effective, non-invasive suction cup tag a success.
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Griffith Institute for Drug Discovery (GRIDD)

Research offers breakthrough in inhibiting prostate cancer spread

New research reveals lowering cholesterol could potentially prevent or help stop the spread of prostate cancer.
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Griffith Sciences

Study of bushfire impacts finds quarter of a million hectares burnt

A Griffith University study has mapped the scale and impact the 2019 bushfires had on South-East Queensland bushland, finding that 13% of rainforests and 24% of our national parks in the area were likely burnt. In new research published in Ecological Management and Restoration, School of Environment and Science honours student Isabella Smith used Geomorphic […]
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Griffith Sciences

Study to train AI for koala ‘face recognition’ at crossings

Researchers work with community and environmental groups for hi-tech study into koala crossing use.
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Engineering, IT and aviation

Griffith students unlock scholarships with Golden Key

Two deserving Griffith students have been named recipients of 2021 Golden Key scholarships.
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Centre for Planetary Health and Food Security

A new chocolate frog reveals ancient links between Australia & New Guinea

A newly discovered chocolate frog, Litoria mira, described by Griffith University and Queensland Museum scientists, is shining a light on the ancient links between Australia and New Guinea.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith subjects secure top spots in 2021 ShanghaiRanking

Griffith has again been recognised as a leader in Nursing and Midwifery education and research, securing second position globally in the prestigious ShanghaiRanking’s Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2021.
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Centre for Planetary Health and Food Security

Atmospheric monitoring in Antarctica uncovers local sources of industrial chemicals

New research has highlighted the need for continuous air monitoring in the Antarctic after findings revealed a spike in pollutants following the installation of a new station building.
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Australian Research Centre for Human Evolution

Tiny tools point to specialist skills of ancient Indonesians

Research findings offer greater insight into precision stone work used by Toalean people.
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Australian Rivers Institute

Coral reef ‘cement’ losing ability to tolerate heat snaps

Essential reef 'ecosystem engineers' under threat from ocean warming and acidification.
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Alumni

Key disaster resilience discussions facilitated by Griffith

As Australia and global communities increasingly endure multiple disasters, often simultaneously, disaster management for resilience should be a core concern for leaders, according to experts.
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Centre for Planetary Health and Food Security

Australian researchers to crack growing nut industry

Griffith University researchers are helping Papua New Guinea’s (PNG) emerging galip nut industry to give marginalised women an income and encourage planting trees
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Australian Rivers Institute

Carbon stockpiles abound in mangrove sinkholes

Highest single carbon stocks ever reported found in mangrove 'cenotes'.
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