Research Tuesdays

Research Tuesdays

A public lecture series from The University of Adelaide

From tackling Meningococcal B to finding energy solutions for the future, our discoveries make a difference to people's lives across the world.

At Research Tuesdays we share this knowledge, every month. If you're curious about the changing world, we invite you to join us.



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AI's hidden impacts

The rise of AI presents both opportunities and risks. 

Research Tuesday October 2023

These powerful algorithms, while offering promising advancements, can lead to unintended consequences—and complex human matters only add to the challenge.

Join us this October as we dive into both the promises and pitfalls of AI with leading researchers.

The presenter: Associate Professor Carolyn Semmler

Date: Tuesday, 10 October 

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3 Minute Thesis

Explaining years of research in three minutes, using only one PowerPoint slide. That’s the challenge 10 of our PhD students will tackle in the national Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition.

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Superbug solutions

Superbugs—antibiotic-resistant bacteria bolstered by over-prescription and unchecked use in farming—are wreaking havoc on global health, claiming over 1.3 million lives annually. 

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Reefs reawakened

Oyster reefs across Australia were once bustling underwater metropolises and vital pillars of our marine ecosystems.

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