QUT Queensland University of Technology

Contact Person for AIWC

Professor Ashantha Goonetilleke

Brief Introduction

Queensland University of Technology (QUT) is a highly successful Australian university with an applied emphasis on education and research. QUT is internationally recognised for its focus on ‘real-world’, education, engagement and applied research with a strong emphasis on industry and community linkages. As a leading university of technology, QUT aims to strengthen its distinctive national and international reputation by combining academic strength and practical engagement with the world of the professions, industry, government, and the broader community, and the translation of research outcomes to practical application for finding solutions to problems affecting society and industry.


  1. Influence of water-sediment interactions and land use on the mobility and bioavailability of heavy metals in urban waterways
  2. Towards resilience – identification of the characteristics required for an urban water supply business