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Nano engineered peptide polymers clean up resistant superbugs
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Nano engineered peptide polymers clean up resistant superbugs

Nature’s prowess in making molecules with astounding properties, such as DNA, serves as important inspiration to Professor Greg Qiao, whose laboratory at the University of Melbourne has an impressive track record with synthesising nanomaterials with unusual new capabilities.

Balance calculations help to automate forklifts on the move
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Balance calculations help to automate forklifts on the move

A new joint-venture research project aims to improve the safety of forklift operations by providing them with greater automation of their equipment.

New algorithms help interpret vision loss from digital images
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New algorithms help interpret vision loss from digital images

Technology that can take a three-dimensional image of the inside of the human eye is revolutionising eye care.

Remote drone surveillance maps horticulture crop health
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Remote drone surveillance maps horticulture crop health

Drones carrying high-resolution multi-spectral, hyper-spectral and thermal cameras are being used to develop monitoring systems to help growers assess the health of their crops.

Product and processing improvements add value to dairy supply chain
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Product and processing improvements add value to dairy supply chain

The stretch of mozzarella, the spread of cream cheese and a longer shelf life for products such as yoghurt are among the improvements Associate Professor Sally Gras is bringing to the Australian dairy industry as it competes for market share on the world stage.

Irrigation network automation improves efficiency and water productivity
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Irrigation network automation improves efficiency and water productivity

Enhanced by Australian innovations, several large-scale gravity-fed irrigation networks are now delivering water to farms more efficiently, leading to improved productivity of limited water resources.