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Damon Salesa at AUT's Matariki awards

AUT announces Matariki Award winners

05 Jul, 2024
AUT announces the winners of Ngā Whakamānawa o Matariki, AUT's Matariki Awards, recognising staff excellence across academic and professional disciplines.
Black and White Building

Lean Construction conference at AUT

Architecture and built environment
17 Jun, 2024
New Zealand’s first ever conference of The International Group for Lean Construction takes place at Auckland University of Technology from 1 to 6 July.
Building HBD

Building better housing for biodiversity

Architecture and built environment
22 May, 2024
Attempts to solve NZ’s housing crisis by increasing residential density can drive natural habitat and biodiversity loss – but it doesn’t have to.

Film documents AUT research

Architecture and built environment
16 May, 2024
Wellbeing-Centred Cities shows how Aotearoa’s urban centres are acting to meet current complex crises in climate, biodiversity and human wellbeing.
Auckland City, New Zealand

Repurposing New Zealand CBDs

07 May, 2024
Jose Antonio Lara-Hernandez examines how NZ central business districts can forge a future where our cities are sustainable, vibrant and culturally rich.
Scientists at AUT

Recycled glass for road construction

Architecture and built environment
01 May, 2024
AUT researchers find a more sustainable way of stabilising roads - replacing cement with waste glass that would otherwise go to landfill.
AUT Professor

Dr Shahab Ramhormozian interview

09 Feb, 2024
AUT Associate Professor of seismic engineering Dr Shahab Ramhormozian speaks about his research and career so far on HERA podcast Stirring the Pot.
Dr Priscila Besen, Lecturer in Sustainable Architecture at the School of Future Environments

Research award for AUT architect

Architecture and built environment
02 Feb, 2024
Sustainable architecture lecturer Dr Priscila Besen received a prestigious award for her research into futureproofing NZ’s heritage buildings.
Three people

Indigenous knowledge for climate change

Architecture and built environment
08 Nov, 2023
A new podcast features AUT research into nature-based solutions to climate change rooted in indigenous knowledges.
Public support for heritage buildings

Public support for heritage buildings

18 Sep, 2023
A survey by AUT engineering academic Dr Esther Aigwi finds public support for restoration of some heritage buildings in Invercargill


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