Marking the launch of the Fangyuan Fellowship: Front from left, Professor Max Lu (UQ Deputy Vice-Chancellor for Research), Mr Zhi-Xiang Cui (Fangyuan Company President and Chairman), Professor Paul Greenfield (UQ Vice-Chancellor and President), back row from left, Mr Xian-Gui Meng (Fangyuan Company Deputy General Manager), Dr Baoujun Zhao (UQ Senior Research Fellow), and Mr Wei-Qun Li (Fangyuan Company Chief Engineer).

A new international research collaboration will revitalise the world’s nonferrous metals industry through the development of next generation copper smelting technology.

19 July 2011

Construction has been completed on the nation's largest flat-panel photovoltaic solar power system, at The University of Queensland's St Lucia campus in Brisbane.

14 July 2011

UQ research that aims to protect crops without incurring long-term environmental damage has won a major award and resulted in a licence agreement.

16 May 2011

Research at The University of Queensland has helped a Japanese company stay at the industry forefront of environmentally sustainable soldering and brazing products.

12 May 2011

The benefits of international industry experience were discussed at a recent seminar delivered by three engineering graduates of The University of Queensland (UQ) and an engineering graduate from Central Queensland University.

3 May 2011
University of Queensland students meet His Excellency Mr Jia Qinglin, Chairman of the National Committee, Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference on his arrival at UQ

BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA: Research leading to more sustainable steel production could result from a new agreement signed today by one of the world’s top three steel producers and four Australian universities.

9 April 2011

UQ's Queensland Geothermal Energy Centre of Excellence has signed an agreement with US turbine and power plant manufacturer Verdicorp to develop technology that is expected to significantly reduce the cost of geothermal electricity.

1 February 2011

University of Queensland research is set to bring readily available hydrogen power one step closer to reality.

28 September 2010
Dr Chamindie Punyadeera

A University of Queensland (UQ) research project aims to detect, prevent and manage heart disease using a simple saliva test.

28 September 2010
Professor Tapan Saha (second from right) with UQ's latest group of API Bursary recipients

Seven University of Queensland engineering students are set for careers in the power sector thanks to bursaries supplied by the Australia Power Institute (API).

22 September 2010

Kathy Hirschfeld was emotionally moved when she walked into UQ’s Senate chamber for the first time this year as a newly appointed Senator.

29 June 2010

The University of Queensland will lead a $14 million international consortium to develop scramjet-based access-to-space systems, flying an autonomous scramjet vehicle at eight times the speed of sound – Mach 8, or 8600 km/h.

27 February 2010

Italy, a key nation in aerospace research, has signalled its intention to collaborate more closely on hypersonics research with The University of Queensland (UQ), Australia.

25 May 2009