The search for the lost chimpanzees of Tenerife
30 November 2023
Associate Professor Javier Virués-Ortega has turned detective to solve the case of long-forgotten chimpanzees who helped redefine how we view animal and hunam intelligence.
Diagnostic tool for pilots enhances airline safety
16 November 2023
Dr Maria Treadaway, Faculty of Arts, was awarded a best thesis award for her work to test the language fluency of trainee pilots.
Better nutrition to support new Pacific mums
14 November 2023
Dr Karaponi Okesene-Gafa received an award for best thesis at the 2023 Celebrating Research Excellence Awards.
Peter Hunter: pioneering the digital twin
1 November 2023
The founding director of the Auckland Bioengineering Institute Professor Peter Hunter is stepping down. But the work to create a digital twin continues.
The story behind New Zealand's mRNA platform
3 October 2023
The University is the co-lead of a project of national significance to build a mRNA plaform to spark the next revolution in medical science and healthcare.
A brand ecosystem to build social licence for business
25 July 2023
Emeritus Professor Rod Brodie’s research has led to a brand eco-system to enhance social licence for business.
Debunking the misleading myths about gout
17 July 2023
Gout is not an affliction of wealthy men overdoing food and alcohol. It more commonly affects Māori and Pacific men from a surprisingly young age.
Can carbon solve the carbon problem?
12 July 2023
Professor Ajit Sarmah has written the book on biochar, a form of carbon that at scale would have a major impact in reducing carbon emissions.
Can an AI robot help with loneliness?
6 July 2023
Professor Elisabeth Broadbent talks about how AI integrated with companion robots might help with an epidemic of loneliness.
Eliminating the virus you didn't know you had
5 July 2023
In this video Adjunct Professor Ed Gane on the campaign to rid Aotearoa New Zealand of the virus Hepatitis C.
Business needs to nurture the brand eco-system to stay relevant
30 June 2023
Emeritus Professor Rod Brodie’s research looks at how businesses who fail to acknowledge how brands are co-created are headed for trouble.
Architecture that embodies mātauranga Māori
12 June 2023
Deirdre Brown tells the story of a special building Taumata o Kupe on Te Mahurehure Marae.