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Car mirror tech collides into art

Car mirror tech collides into art

28 November 2018

Car mirror tech collides into art Technology pioneered by the Future Industries Institute to replace glass in car mirrors has been combined with the work of LA-based celebrity and entertainment photographer John Tsiavis to create a unique piece of art featured in the National Portrait Gallery’s...

Gut-on-a-chip tech to boost risk management of Australian drinking water

Gut-on-a-chip tech to boost risk management of Australian drinking water

28 November 2018

Gut-on-a-chip tech to boost risk management of Australian drinking water Australia’s drinking water is heading under the microscope through a major project led by Murdoch University in collaboration with the Future Industries Institute. Dr Mark O’Dea from Murdoch University, Dr Paul Monis and Dr...

"Real Steel" but takes 90% less energy to make

"Real Steel" but takes 90% less energy to make

28 November 2018

"Real Steel" but takes 90% less energy to make Steel can be made using 90 per cent less energy than in the most common production process, but very few companies are pursuing this more environmentally-friendly method because the science behind it has not been well understood. Associate Research...

FII and Cancer Research

FII and Cancer Research

28 November 2018

FII and Cancer Research The Future Industries Institute is committed to tackling one of the most challenging diseases “Cancer” and is now involved in one of the largest group of cancer researchers ever assembled in South Australia. With a focus on personalised precision treatments, better...

Leading Flii research flying towards healing chronic wounds

Leading Flii research flying towards healing chronic wounds

28 November 2018

Leading Flii research flying towards healing chronic wounds The same gene which enables flies to fly could hold the answer to healing chronic wounds. Professor Cowin is developing the world’s first human therapeutic antibody for the cytoskeletal protein Flii also known as ‘Flightless I,’ which...

Nanomaterials and the Environment

Nanomaterials and the Environment

28 November 2018

Nanomaterials and the Environment As new technologies are developed, new environmental risks can emerge and new types of waste is produced. Professor Enzo Lombi is investigating if manufactured nanomaterials have any effect on the Australian environment and how potential damage can be prevented.

Virtual insights into the future of Australia’s minerals industry

Virtual insights into the future of Australia’s minerals industry

28 November 2018

Virtual insights into the future of Australia’s minerals industry The Future Industries Institute will develop a new immersive virtual reality (VR) education and outreach program for the Australian minerals industry to help attract the best and brightest to the sector. Project LIVE-MM (Learning...

Hi-tech STEM school inspires new breed of Engineers

Hi-tech STEM school inspires new breed of Engineers

28 November 2018

Hi-tech STEM school inspires new breed of Engineers A program aimed at inspiring the next generation of micro engineers is beginning to pay off. The Future Industries Institute’s Australian National Fabrication Facility (ANFF-SA) is one of eight university-based hubs around Australia, which are...

The Future Industries Institute and France join forces to advance Industry of the Future

The Future Industries Institute and France join forces to advance Industry of the Future

28 November 2018

UniSA has been involved in the creation of a new co-Chair Professorship known as the Brittany Region/UniSA Professor of Industry of the Future - a joint academic appointment between UniSA and French academic partners, funded by UniSA and the Brittany Region.

Perfect chemistry leads to matching PhDs

Perfect chemistry leads to matching PhDs

28 November 2018

They fell in love, crossed the ocean from Iran together and now Sam and Roya Rudd have received their PhDs side-by-side. The couple are two of more than 1700 students, including 53 PhDs, who graduated from UniSA in September.

Guest seminars for all UniSA staff and students

Guest seminars for all UniSA staff and students

18 September 2018

All UniSA staff and students are invited to guest seminars on 26 September 2018.

FII Researchers Collaborate on a $2.1 million Cooperative Research Centre Project

FII Researchers Collaborate on a $2.1 million Cooperative Research Centre Project

6 September 2018

Carina Biotech has been awarded a $2.1 million Cooperative Research Centre Project (CRC-P) Program grant to continue its ground breaking work developing new cell therapies to treat solid, paediatric and rare cancers.

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