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eResearch Our Research

Our Research

The JCU eResearch centre conducts independent research as well as partnering researchers in other disciplines to advance the boundaries of computational research. We have partnered or lead dozens of research projects and been awarded for our innovation and outcomes.  With the current embrace of digital first scholarship and research our unique experience in a regional setting is proving a distinct advantage.  Below some of our current research is described.

Current Projects

National Landcare Program: Smart Farming Partnerships

The project aims to develop improved feral cattle and buffalo herd management for environmental, biosecurity and economic development in remote Northern Australia.

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Department of Industry - Innovations Connections

Develop an integrated Agriculture control systems solution that will increase functional flexibility.

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Past Projects

Smart EarTag for Livestock

A low cost, long life, geolocating ear tag for the livestock industry.

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Helping the Townsville City Council protect our precious waterways.

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Digital Homestead

Changing the face of Australia’s beef industry by bringing technology to the outback.

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Wallace Initiative

Conservation framework that simplifies the flow of information between policy makers and climate change researchers.

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Transforming the latest in climate change research into a simple mapping tool for exploring the impact on almost every species of Australian vertebrate.

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