ANU wins funding for joint Australian-Indonesian research
A renewable energy supergrid is among seven ANU-led research projects to win funding from the first round of Australia Indonesia Centre (AIC) collaborative research grants.
Australian volcanic mystery explained
Scientists have solved a long-standing mystery surrounding Australia’s only active volcanic area, in the country’s southeast.
Trade leak highlights tensions among Pacific nations
The latest leak over the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) highlights ongoing tensions between the 12 nations trying to negotiate the trade pact, says Australian National University trade law expert Dr Matthew Rimmer.
NHMRC funds to boost medical research
ANU medical researchers have won more than $10 million from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC).
Emeritus professor wins 2014 Japan Foundation award
Emeritus Professor Peter Drysdale has received the Japan Foundation Award for 2014 for his pioneering work in the study of economic policy in Japan and East Asia, the formation of APEC, and economic exchange between Australia and Japan.
Foodborne illness on the decline
New research has found the incidence of foodborne illness has declined slightly and that one quarter of the 16 million cases of gastroenteritis each year are caused by food contamination.
Exploring the violent universe
The University has launched its third free on-line astronomy course which explores the deadliest and most mysterious parts of the universe.
University to divest holdings in seven companies
The University will divest its holdings in seven companies following a review of its Socially Responsible Investment Policy.
Defence Minister launches book on the future of defence
Defence Minister David Johnston has launched a book from the Strategic and Defence Studies Centre on the future of the country’s defence.
ANU academics among Australia’s most influential women
Two Australian National University academics have been named in The Australian Financial Review and Westpac 100 Women of Influence Awards.