A new technology for rechargeable batteries overcomes many of the problems with the ones we use today.
Technology and engineering
Renewable energy, transport, plastic waste, AI, cybersecurity and cryptocurrencies ... Monash University researchers are pushing the boundaries of innovation and education to overcome some of the world's biggest challenges.
Professor, Chemical Engineering
Senior Lecturer, Resources Engineering, Department of Civil Engineering
Director, Emerging Technologies Research Lab, and Professor, Design
Head of Civil Engineering, Monash University, Malaysia School of Engineering
Mark Banaszak Holl
Professor and Head, Department of Chemical Engineering
Lead Industrial Designer, Monash Food Innovation Centre
Senior Lecturer, School of Engineering
Research Fellow, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Turning e-waste trash into treasure
The World Economic Forum estimates e-waste to be worth US$62.5 billion annually, but only 20 per cent is recycled through appropriate channels.
Changing lives, limb by limb
Mat Bowtell’s free 3D-printed prosthetics have transformed hundreds of lives – and he says it’s only the beginning.
Reframing our future technology fears
Don’t worry, your self-driving car won’t kill you – as long as research focuses on people and society, too.
Nuclear power versus renewables
Is nuclear energy the right technology for the transitioning Australian energy market?
Vicious cycle of resentment
A new study suggests the "dehumanisation" of cyclists could be contributing to acts of aggression towards them on the road.
A river restored runs through it
Pressures of land management and poor waste management have reduced many of the world's rivers to waste dumping grounds.
Taking a cue from Fearless Girl
The message of empowerment and equality needs to be widely embraced in the engineering profession.
Dead legs tell knee tales
New research shows that, rather than single-force events, most ACL injuries are the result of continued-use damage that hasn’t repaired quickly enough.