Nanoparticle science teams with local SME for water filtration solution

Griffith Enterprise
The ability to assist small to medium enterprises (SMEs) find research-based solutions to their needs is growing at Griffith University. Following a recent cold food measurement and distribution innovation, Griffith scientists have assisted a local water filtration company with a cutting-edge sensing system. Aquarius Technologies is a Brisbane-based water filtration and purification company. Their market […]

Griffith connects Indigenous culture with science

Griffith School of Engineering and Built Environment
Up to 100 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students will be able to immerse themselves in science when Griffith University hosts the inaugural Indigenous STEM Experience Day. To celebrate Dr Chris Matthews recent achievement as national winner of the CSIRO’s Indigenous STEM Professional Award, Griffith Sciences will host the event, themed Future Earth – Water, to encourage more First […]

A healthy planet equals healthy people

Griffith School of Environment and Science
A Griffith University researcher is helping save the planet in a new study that maps global nutrient production from farms worldwide. PhD candidate Eloise Stephenson is co-author on the paper, led by Dr Mario Herrero at CSIRO and published in the inaugural issue of The Lancet Planetary Health. The study found small and medium farms produce […]

Can you teach a koala new tricks?

Architecture, construction and planning
Griffith University researchers have found that koalas are more clever than they thought them to be in a world-first study that tracked the Australian animal more comprehensively than ever before in suburban Brisbane. The Environmental Futures Research Institute team, made up of Cathryn Dexter, Justin Scott and Professor Darryl Jones, at Griffith verified 130 crossings […]

Horses, trains and climate change?

Griffith University climate change expert Brendan Mackey will speak at the World Science Festival Brisbane.
Centre for Environment and Population Health
A Torres Strait islander, a horse organisation, a metropolitan train operator and a cross-Tasman environmental association have been honoured for their achievements in climate change adaptation at an awards ceremony this week. The Climate Adaptation Champions for 2015-16 were announced as part of the NCCARF CSIRO Climate Adaptation Conference 2016, held in Adelaide. The Director of […]