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27 Oct 2021

Democratic values in AI: ANU-led research seeks answers

Finding ways to safeguard human rights and democratic values when artificial intelligence (AI)-enabled products and systems increasingly operate…

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27 Oct 2021

Plant-based vaccines for COVID-19 closer with ANU help

An Australian plant may hold the key to rapidly producing vaccines for Ebola, COVID-19, influenza and other viruses as Australian National University…

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13 Sep 2021

Belonging can drive better pandemic health practices

A feeling of belonging, to their neighbourhood and to Australia is key to motivating people to adopt physical distancing and good hand hygiene…

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10 Sep 2021

ANU research creates satellite maps for emergency help

First responders would be furnished with almost-instant satellite maps of the natural disasters they are tackling thanks to a new algorithm that…

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02 Mar 2021

Do you have what it takes to work in cryptography?

If you look at the original design for the Hanna Neumann Building on University Avenue, it has four floors, which is more than enough space to house…

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29 Oct 2020

ANU student ventures awarded $50,000 in startup grants

Five ANU student startup teams were awarded a total $50,000 worth of grants, and other startup support prizes, at the recent awards ceremony of the…

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24 Sep 2020

ANU start-up to power next generation of quantum computing

A start-up from The Australian National University is looking to transform the future of computing, with a diamond-based quantum technology that will…

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22 Oct 2019

ANU student startups share $50,000 InnovationACT grant pool

A platform enabling community ownership of rooftop solar, and another providing scenario-based training for more effective upskilling of workers,…

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03 Sep 2018

One year in, 3A Institute to teach its new applied science

The ground breaking 3A Innovation Institute at The Australian National University (ANU) is well ahead of schedule creating a new applied science to…

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21 Mar 2018

ANU launches co-working space for student entrepreneurs

Students at ANU will now have a dedicated space to develop their startups and other innovative projects, with the opening of the University's first…

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26 Oct 2017

ANU entrepreneurs recognised at InnovationACT awards

Three teams containing students and staff from ANU have been recognised at the InnovationACT awards ceremony, held at the ANU Pop-Up Village. OK…

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31 Oct 2016

ANU teams recognised at InnovationACT Awards

Three teams from ANU were recognised for their innovative business ventures at the InnovationACT Awards Night. The ANU teams, Jazz for Joy, Pixelated…

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