Research

Research

It’s a certain drive to question the answers and go beyond convention that makes research at Monash different. We believe that great research, when properly applied, can lead to lasting and positive change in the world.

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Ocean and wind changes cause Antarctic sea ice drop to record low

Warmer ocean temperatures and unusual wind patterns have contributed to a record decline of sea ice levels in Antarctica, Monash research has found.

Science 17 January 2019

Active sleep is more than just counting sheep

Monash University news

New research by neuroscientists at Monash University shows that the sleeping brain has the capacity to encode important pieces of information - even though the body is resting.

Science 15 January 2019

Technology helps turn-off unhealthy food urges

A simple tilt of a smartphone could be the key to improving healthy food choices, reducing weight and delivering new treatment options for chronic obesity, new research by Monash University shows.

Science 14 January 2019

Monash medical graduate awarded prestigious Rhodes Scholarship

A Monash medical graduate is one of just nine students in Australia to be awarded a prestigious 2019 Rhodes Scholarship to study at Oxford University.

10 January 2019
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Monash engineers unlock avenue for early cancer diagnosis

Monash engineers have unlocked the door to earlier detection of cancer with a world-first study identifying a potential new testing method that could save millions of lives.

Engineering & technology 4 January 2019
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