Memorandum of Understanding
Memorandum of Understanding and research collaboration
Curtin University and the IUAV University of Venice have entered into a MOU in order to develop and promote research in sustainability in innovation and design in existing and new construction materials, in building rehabilitation and structural maintenance.
As a result of this MOU, Assoc. Professor Salvatore Russo, Head of the Material Strength Laboratory at IUAV Venice has been given an Adjunct Professor appointment within the Sustainable Engineering Group. Professor Russo’s research interests include FRP construction materials, new engineering material design and sustainability practices in civil engineering and architecture.
Curtin have also entered into an MOU with the Universitas Muhammadiyah Magelang Indonesia. This partnership is exploring the development of sustainability education and remanufacturing process technologies. Professor yun Arifatul Fatimah, Dean of Engineering at UMM is the lead research collaborator with SEG.