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Leading Australian railing research institute to collaborate with International Union of Railways

Monash University's Institute of Railway Technology has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the International Union of Railways to advance railway research and technological advancement.

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Autonomous cars are the future of transport? Don't believe the hype

Don't believe the hype when it comes to reports that driverless cars are the answer to our traffic problems.

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An outdoor gallery that began in the Ice Age

Rock carvings dating back tens of thousands of years provide a window into the deep prehistory of indigenous Australia.

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Are public transport plans for Monash and Tullamarine airport on track?

The long-touted links to Tullamarine and Monash have again been revived, but questions remain over the plans.

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Improving rail safety in Indonesia and Australia

Monash University researchers are developing computer models to improve rail safety and efficiency by predicting how railcars respond to different track conditions.

Engineering & technology

Dr Michael Kirby delivers this year's Richard Larkins Oration

Monash University’s annual Richard Larkins Oration in Melbourne was at the Myer Mural Hall on Wednesday, 4 October 2017. Representatives of business, government, industry, alumni and University supporters attended this prestigious event to

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Monash University Institute of Railway Technology wins Australia China Council Grant

Monash University’s Institute of Railway Technology has been awarded the 2017-18 Australia China Council Grant to promote safer passenger railway operations using cutting edge asset health condition monitoring technologies.

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Monash University Institute of Railway Technology wins Australia China Council Grant

Monash University’s Institute of Railway Technology has been awarded the 2017-18 Australia China Council Grant to promote safer passenger railway operations using cutting edge asset health condition monitoring technologies.

Industry & partnerships

Passenger railway safety in Australia and Asia gets a boost following substantial grant

Leading railway research centre, Monash University’s Institute of Railway Technology (IRT), has won a significant grant to improve railway safety and efficiency in Australia and Asia.

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