Case studies

ANU Solar Thermal team
Research partnerships

Solar thermochemistry could revolutionise Australian Industry

ANU researchers are confident in the possibilities provided by exciting new research into solar thermochemical reactions. This research could enable more efficient round-the-clock renewable energy generation, carbon neutral recycled synthetic fuels, and more environmentally friendly minerals...

Thushara, Yu and Hanchi
Consultancies & advice

University’s Breakthrough Spatial Audio Research Applied to Sony’s Future Products and Services.

Partnership will see University’s breakthrough spatial audio research applied to Sony’s future products and services

Technology licensing

Advanced Microscope helps detect blood, cancer and neurological disorders

ANU engineers have built an advanced microscope which can film blood cells and firing neurons within living animals in real-time.

Matthew Doolan
Consultancies & advice

ANU engineer helps shape Electricity Network Transformation Roadmap

ANU engineer, Dr Matt Doolan, recently provided training to assist the CSIRO and Energy Networks Australia develop an Electricity Network Transformation Roadmap.

Sol Invictus and MTAA Super
Associations & initiatives

MTAA Super partners with ANU solar car team

$10 billion Canberra-based superannuation fund, MTAA Super, has joined the University’s entry in the World Solar Challenge as the naming sponsor.

Canberra Hospital TechLauncher Project

Students develop prototype to kill cancerous tissue for hospital

"We’ve discussed the idea of using steam to kill cancerous tissue, and TechLauncher seemed like a great way to take the idea forward and see whether it could be viable."

Navy ship
Student research projects

Student researching video and camera processing to assist Navy

Students project will look at the processing of video and camera imagery from Unmanned Aerial Systems in a maritime environment, to automatically find, classify and identify vessels.

TechLauncher students

Students drive innovation for industry

The next generation of tech entrepreneurs presented their projects to potential investors and industry partners at the bi-annual TechLauncher Showcase.

Dr Antonio Tricoli
Technology licensing

ANU Engineers patent breakthrough sensor technology

Engineers at ANU have developed a tiny sensor device that enables people to detect disease by measuring markers in their breath.

William Wong
Technology licensing

New material to revolutionise water proofing

A protective coating developed by ANU engineers could eventually be used to waterproof mobile phones, prevent ice from forming on aeroplanes or protect boat hulls from corroding.

Short course for industry
Professional development & training

College delivers data analytics courses for industry

Our approach to data analytics provides business and government with skilled employees, who are qualified to make informed decisions through data-driven approaches.

Partnership enables efficient and cheaper way to make solar cells
Research partnerships

Partnership enables efficient and cheaper way to make solar cells

Working in partnership, engineers at ANU have found a new way to fabricate high efficiency semi-transparent perovskite solar cells.

Peter Marshall
Internships & placements

Computing student writes code that helps run Facebook

Peter Marshall applied his research on garbage collection to a real-world problem in the code that drives Facebook.

Glenn Dickins
Scholarships & giving

Alumnus gives back with student scholarship

Engineering alumnus Glenn Dickins has been providing support to students through the establishment of a student scholarship.

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