Dr Nishar Hameed wins 2018 Young Tall Poppy award
Thu 15 Nov 2018
Dr Hameed’s research on rapid manufacturing of smart and lightweight composites may revolutionise the way we make these materials.
3D concrete printing putting an end to boring buildings
Wed 14 Nov 2018
Pouring concrete into formwork limits the creativity of architects to build unique shapes. Professor Jay Sanjayan says 3D printing could change that.
Swinburne recruits for women-only architecture role
Mon 12 Nov 2018
Swinburne has opened recruitment for a Professor/Associate Professor of Architecture role to female only applicants.
A fairer society through technological innovation
Machine learning and its impact across different groups in Australia was explored as part of the Society 4.0 Forum held at Swinburne.
Six things Australia needs to progress Industry 4.0 innovation
Fri 09 Nov 2018
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Development) Professor Aleksandar Subic looks at
One in four Australians are lonely
A Swinburne report has found half of Australians feel lonely for at least one day a week, while one in four feel lonely for three or more days.
New subjects ranked by Times Higher Education
Swinburne has debuted in four new subjects in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2019 by subject.
The benefits and pitfalls of working in isolation
Dr Agustin Chevez says isolation at work can be unhealthy. But it can also be a good thing.
Research reveals health toll of increasing loneliness
Thu 08 Nov 2018
Lonely Australians have significantly worse physical and mental health than connected Australians, according to a new study.
Who wins and who loses when platforms like Airbnb disrupt housing?
Dr Sharon Parkinson says current owners benefit from short-term letting platforms, leaving prospective owners and tenants disadvantaged.