Swinburne is an internationally recognised research-intensive university that is focused on delivering research that creates economic and social impact.

Our researchers are producing innovative research solutions to real-world problems across a range of disciplines and sectors.

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    Take-home lessons on diabetes data

    Twenty years in the making, an app for better diabetes self-management could ease the burden on Australia’s healthcare system.

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    Rust treatment gets legs

    The Royal Australian Navy spends millions of dollars each year repairing rust. A high-temperature coating from Swinburne might help keep vessels shipshape.

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