Designing the future

RMIT fashion welcomes renowned researcher
A leading UK cross-disciplinary fashion researcher, Associate Professor Jessica Bugg, has joined RMIT University.

Liquid metal pump a breakthrough for micro-fluidics
Researchers have developed the world's first liquid metal enabled pump, a revolutionary new micro-scale device with no mechanical parts.

Postgrad program fuses technology and design
The integration of digital technologies with design practice is the focus of a new postgraduate program.

European architecture luminaries share PhD research
Some of Europe's top architects and landscape architects have shared insights into their practice and RMIT University doctoral research.

RMIT awarded $6m in Discovery grants
The first Australian study of the social uses of mobile gaming is among 16 RMIT University projects recently awarded ARC Discovery funding.

RMIT helps seaports prepare for climate change
An RMIT University project has developed a prototype tool to help Australian ports factor climate change into their risk management process.

Top researchers awarded $2.23 million
Three RMIT researchers have been awarded prestigious Australian Research Council Future Fellowships.

Research studies hot water systems’ enviro impact
A study of the environmental impacts of hot water systems has revealed the need for greater flexibility in Australian building policies.

Students awarded in CSIRO Titanium Challenge
RMIT University students have dominated the 2013 CSIRO Titanium Challenge, winning two of the three major prizes in the competition.

RMIT hosts interactive entertainment conference
A cross-disciplinary conference on interactive entertainment hosted by RMIT University has explored changes in how we think about games.

Research focus areas

Designing the future is one of RMIT's five research focus areas. Other focus areas are:

Research publications

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