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Applying 'magic angle' twistronics to manipulate the flow of light

Monash University researchers are part of a global team applying 'twistronics' concepts to manipulate the flow of light in extreme ways.

Engineering & technology
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DIY home injuries increase during COVID-19 lockdown, overall ED presentations continue to decline

COVID-19 restrictions have led to a rise in DIY home injuries during April, the Monash University Accident Research Centre (MUARC) has reported.

University news

Superbug impact on the gut

Monash University researchers discover how the bacterial superbug Clostridioides difficile hijacks the gut in order to cause serious and persistent disease.

Medicine & health

The suburbs most affected by COVID-19 employment vulnerability

New research from Monash University reveals the Australian suburbs hardest hit by COVID-19 employment vulnerability in the nation’s capital cities.

Design & architecture

Australian study casts doubt on WHO safe standards of air pollution, showing low levels of pollution are deadly.

A study of more than 240,000 death has found even low levels of PM2.5, found in air pollution increases risk of death.

Medicine & health

Monash University scientists uncover pivotal virus structure

Researchers from Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI) have revealed the structure of a protein complex that is essential for the poliovirus to replicate. Medicine & health

Monash University announces research collaboration with Janssen to tackle coeliac disease

Monash University has signed a multi-year research collaboration with Janssen Biotech, Inc., to advance the understanding of  Coeliac Disease.


Play-based learning empowers young girls to become scientists, engineers

Girls as young as four can harness their passion for STEM through an emphasis on play-based learning in the classroom, Monash research shows.

Learning & teaching

Better support for sexual abuse victims under new training for first responders

A new federal grant awarded to Monash University will improve the way frontline workers and health professionals respond to victims of sexual violence.

Medicine & health