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.

Spotlight on COVID-19

Now more than ever, the world depends on researchers and scientists to solve what has become the defining global emergency of our time. Monash researchers are responding to the immediate complex global challenges arising from the pandemic, as well as long-term multidisciplinary solutions across health, economics, policy, technology, environment and society.

More about Monash research

Explore the exciting, groundbreaking research work our faculties are undertaking and learn how you can be part of the Monash research community.

Learn more about Monash University's research priorities (PDF, 3.77 MB)

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Crash study reveals factors causing serious injuries on Victorian roads

A large Monash study has revealed the major causes of serious injuries on Victorian roads.

Industry & partnerships 27 December 2020

IVF Boost: Monash researchers use acoustic waves to select high-quality sperm

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Monash engineers have used acoustic waves to create a new approach for separating high-quality sperm used in IVF and other forms of assisted reproduction.

Engineering & technology 30 November 2020

New plant-based gel to fast-track 'mini-organs' growth, improve cancer treatment

Monash University researchers have created the world's first bioactive plant-based nanocellulose hydrogel to support organoid growth for biomedical applications, including cancer treatment and COVID-19.

Engineering & technology 26 November 2020

Monash home to "who's who" of global researchers cited in top 1%

Sixteen Monash researchers have been recognised in Clarivate’s annual list of Highly Cited Researchers on the Web of Science.

University news 25 November 2020
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Monash University scientists win prestigious Eureka Prizes

Two scientists from the Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (MIPS) awarded a 2020 Australian Museum Eureka Prize, the nation’s top science award.

University news 25 November 2020
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