Architecture, construction and planning

Stellar six students score New Colombo Plan Scholarships

Six Griffith University undergraduates will spend time overseas learning from our Indo-Pacific neighbours after being named as recipients of the 2022 New Colombo Plan Scholarship.
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Architecture, construction and planning

2021 Vice Chancellor’s Gala Award winners celebrated

Griffith has recognised its best and brightest researchers, professional and support staff plus teaching excellence at a gala event in Brisbane.
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Australian Rivers Institute

Partnership to develop products for carbon markets and nutrient management

Griffith and emerging mineral processing tech company Zeotech have established a research program to develop agricultural product applications for carbon markets and nutrient management.
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Biodiversity

New Griffith-backed alliance to deliver sustainable climate-ready national economy

An alliance of business leaders, industry and community groups has committed to a five-year collaboration to plan and deliver a sustainable economic transformation for the nation.
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Australian Rivers Institute

Unique ocean chemicals slip through the net

The search for new natural products from the ocean is overlooking unique and potentially beneficial compounds, a Griffith University study has found.
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Australian Research Centre for Human Evolution

New archaeological research lab has all the GEAR

Griffith has launched a new open air research lab that will allow students at its Nathan campus to practice archaeological excavation techniques and researchers to study decay rates.
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Australian Research Centre for Human Evolution

Researcher unearths more layers of cave history

Novel virtual method to examine fossil-bearing deposits in Sumatran cave sites a first.  
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Centre for Planetary Health and Food Security

Communicating deforestation a focus for PhD candidate

A Griffith University doctoral researcher will receive the prestigious Crawford Fund Student Award 2021 for a communications plan to positively influence sustainable soy farming in Brazil.
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Australian Research Centre for Human Evolution

‘Green Arabia’ crucial migration route for early humans during changing climate

Pulses of increased rainfall transformed arid Arabian Peninsula into a route for human population movements over last 400,000 years. 
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Australian Research Centre for Human Evolution

First ancient human DNA from the islands between Asia and Australia

First skeleton discovered from early foraging culture known as 'Toaleans'.
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Alumni

On a mission to inspire Saudi Arabian girls to study STEM

Griffith University alumnus Fatimah Almathami aims to inspire young females in the Middle East to get involved in STEM.
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Griffith Sciences

Phosphorescence reveals hidden fingerprints

Griffith University researchers have identified a new phosphorescence fingerprinting technique that reveals previously hidden fingerprints, helping in the fight against crime
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Australian Rivers Institute

All-in-one tool streamlines molecular weight analysis

World-first method streamlines process of identifying structure and molecular weight of compounds.
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Disability

Griffith Women in STEM Highly Commended

Two inspiring Griffith University trailblazers have been recognised at the 2021 Queensland Women in STEM Prize.
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Alumni

Griffith launches Australia’s first marine wildlife cell bank

Researchers from Griffith University are looking to collect cell samples of every marine species on the planet with the launch of Australia’s first Marine Wildlife Cell Bank.
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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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Biodiversity

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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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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