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Monash and Indra secure ARENA funding for Smart Energy City

Monash University, Indra and ARENA announce $2.9 million in funding from the Advancing Renewables Program for the Monash Smart Energy City project.

Industry & partnerships

Innovations raise safety of crane lift operation

Monash University engineers have developed a suite new cutting-edge technologies based on gaming software that could help save hundreds of lives on Australian work sites.

Engineering & technology

What ants can teach us about collaboration

Ants aren't particularly clever, but they could teach us a thing or two about how to work together towards a common goal.

Lens

Monash innovation extends shelf life of dairy exports

New drying technology platforms developed by researchers at Monash University could help extend the shelf life of Australia’s powdered dairy exports.

Engineering & technology
The Lancet reports low back pain as a global health issue

Global burden of low back pain – a consequence of medical negligence and misinformation

A series of groundbreaking papers warns that low back pain is a major health burden globally, and that current treatments are unnecessary and harmful.

Medicine & health

Injured AFL players share their pain through social media

Social media could have a role to play in the recovery of AFL players, according to researchers at Monash University.

Sport
money

Measuring the value created by Australia’s cooperatives and mutuals

Monash Business School researchers are partnering with some of country’s best-known cooperative and mutual enterprises (CMEs) to create a consistent way to measure the sector’s total social and economic value.

Business

Superbug battle bolstered by major US National Institutes of Health grant

Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI) scientists investigating antibiotic-resistant 'superbugs' have secured a highly competitive US National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant to boost their internationally leading research.

Medicine & health

World’s Largest Study of How Exercise and Healthy Diet Interventions in Pregnancy Improve Health of Mothers and Babies

Globally – half of all women of childbearing age are overweight or obese and women generally are gaining excess weight in pregnancy. This excess weight gain is putting women at greater risk of complications.

Medicine & health