Innovation

Innovation ANU connects ideas, research, government and business to create value for the community.  Innovation and entrepreneurship are supported through a range of education, licensing, consultancies, advice and funding opportunities for startups.

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Advanced Instrumentation Technology Centre »

The Advanced Instrumentation Technology Centre (AITC) is a new precision manufacturing and test facility. It provides increased capability in the...

BushLAN »

ANU researchers have developed BushLAN, which provides a long-range wireless communication network for the provision of cognitive wireless broadband...

Droplet Lenses »

By harnessing the natural shape of water droplets, ANU researcher Dr Steve Lee has invented a new way to make microscope lenses capable of...

ERECTA: a gene for improving water use efficiency in plants »

ANU researchers have identified a gene that regulates the water-use efficiency of plants and mediates the process critical to plant survival, crop...

HIV vaccine therapeutic & prophylactic »

ANU researchers have developed two novel HIV vaccines which dramatically improve both mucosal and systemic immunity in animal models when compared to...

Kv1.3 inhibitors for autoimmune disease »

ANU Researchers have designed a range of highly specific Kv1.3 inhibitors with very high specificity and potency. Background Kv1.3 is a recognised...

Laser-assisted tape placement of thermoplastic composites »

ANU researchers have developed a method for processing thermoplastic materials using a laser-assisted tape placement system. Background The...

Mental Health Guru »

ANU researchers have a high-quality, web-based staff induction program designed to increase mental health knowledge, decrease stigma and encourage...

Mutations in the SAL1 gene confers drought tolerance in plants »

ANU researchers have discovered that mutations in the SAL1 gene confer improved stress resistance, including drought tolerance, in mutant plants....

New materials for multi-layered ceramic capacitors »

ANU researchers have developed novel colossal dielectric permittivity materials that provide a largely temperature- and frequency-independent...

New single-vector prime-boost vaccine platform »

ANU researchers have discovered a novel vaccine platform where the same virus can be used for both vaccinations in a prime-boost strategy....

Objective pupil perimetry »

ANU, in collaboration with Seeing Machines, has developed a novel diagnostic device that combines advanced multi-focal stimulus and analysis methods...

Pristine graphene »

Researchers from ANU have developed a technique of graphene extraction that represents an improvement on currently known methods in terms of yield,...

Radical orbital switching »

A new technique pioneered at ANU has potential to extend free radical polymerisation to reactions requiring temperatures and conditions in which...

RAR: regulation of root architecture »

ANU has identified a unique plant architecture modulating technology platform based on the manipulation of regulatory peptide coding CEP genes and...

Renewable hydrogen fuel generation »

Researchers from ANU have unlocked key aspects of the Oxygen-Evolving Complex in plants, identifying the specific water molecules that are converted...

SLIVER™: ultra-thin, lightweight bifacial silicon solar cells »

Researchers from the University's Centre for Sustainable Energy Systems have invented and developed SLIVER technology, which produces thin, bifacial...

Transferable high performance nanofilms for self-cleaning »

ANU researchers have developed a multi-layered film system with applications as transferable superhydrophobic and superhydrophilic coatings....

Ultra-short coherent pulses in the mid infrared »

ANU researchers have developed a technique for generating ultra-short pulses. The process uses a high gain optical parametric amplifier where the...

Understanding rural/urban migration in China & Indonesia »

A project by ANU researchers is underway to investigate the impacts of internal migration within China and Indonesia, with many years of longitudinal...