RMIT University


NICTA RMIT Data Analysis Lab set to open

11:56PM | Thursday, 13 November 2014 |  NICTA is preparing to open a new hub for applied data analytics projects later this month at Melbourne’s RMIT University.

Liquid metal marbles a solid idea

1:59PM | Monday, 21 January 2013 |  RMIT University researchers have created liquid metal marbles. The nanoparticle-coated liquid metal droplets withstand high impacts or temperatures, can form semiconductors, yet behave like a fluid.

New 2D nano-material set to speed up electronics market

1:39PM | Tuesday, 15 January 2013 |  A new nano-material allows electrons to travel at high speeds without scattering. Scientists say it is set to revolutionise the electronics industry.

Five key business course trends from Australian universities

10:57PM | Monday, 22 October 2012 |  How successful are Australian universities at creating entrepreneurs? If you’re looking at further study, here are five key business course trends you should be aware of. BY MICHELLE HAMMOND.

New device lets the blind read camera settings

10:30PM | Thursday, 4 October 2012 |  Until now, it has been difficult for visually impaired people to know when settings on their camera have changed. It's a problem solved by a new invention.

The Clam Chair is an open and shut innovation case

9:44PM | Monday, 24 September 2012 |  Three students from RMIT University have won a national design award after creating a chair inspired by clam shells.

Three start-up trends from the RMIT business plan competition finalists

9:56PM | Wednesday, 5 September 2012 |  RMIT University has announced the finalists of the 2012 RMIT Business Plan Competition, with ideas ranging from green fuel to eco-friendly beer packaging.

Family business owners neglect exit planning: Report

1:30PM | Friday, 20 January 2012 |  Only 25% of family business owners consider selecting a leadership successor a critical issue, a new report reveals, prompting experts to highlight the importance of exit planning.

Straw seat a natural development

12:46PM | Thursday, 1 December 2011 |  A children’s seat made from completely biodegradable material, which literally sprouts and grows at the end of its life, is now a reality.

SA drug company wins $100k Enterprize competition

10:07PM | Friday, 14 October 2011 |  South Australian drug company Calpain Therapeutics is $100,000 richer after winning Enterprize, a University of Queensland competition held every year for start-ups.