Faculty of
Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology

What you missed in Game of Thrones (from the woman who built Westeros)

You didn't see her on camera, but Australian Deborah Riley, who spent four seasons on Game of Thrones as a production designer, built some of the most iconic places in Westeros for HBO's television phenomenon.

Game of Thrones' Deborah Riley on building Westeros — and keeping its secrets

In a way, Game of Thrones ended two years ago for Deborah Riley. That's when she first found out the final twist of arguably the biggest show to ever grace television.

Figuring out fake news

The ability to determine what’s real and what’s fake online could soon become a little easier thanks to artificial intelligence systems and research developed at The University of Queensland.

UQ’s finest researchers awarded

UQ has shined a spotlight on its outstanding researchers at the 2019 Research Week Awards.

UQ civil engineers named among top global researchers

UQ's Professor CM Wang has been ranked among the best civil engineers in the world for his outstanding research.

3D super-resolution helping scientists take a closer look

Nanoscale microscopy, a tool relied on by scientists tackling tough health challenges, will be more accessible and affordable, thanks to a team of university researchers.

UQ Students’ cyber skills a cut above the rest

Cyber security professionals are in high demand across Australia and the need for expertise is growing, with an estimated 18,000 new positions to be filled over the next seven years.

UQ celebrates new ARC Laureate Fellows

Three UQ researchers have been awarded Australian Research Council (ARC) Australian Laureate Fellowships – with UQ securing the largest share of funding in the competitive grants.

Exceptional achievements of UQ alumni recognised

UQ's 2019 Alumni Awards winners demonstrate the breadth of excellence among the UQ alumni community.

One person’s waste glass becomes another person’s treasure

In a bid to preserve the world’s second most used natural resource – sand – UQ PhD candidate Danish Kazmi has developed a sustainable solution that could reduce its use in the construction industry.

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