The ongoing research collaboration between the CIs of QUT and the partner universities are classified into four themes:

  1. Serviceability –examination of accumulation and detection of damages;
  2. Ultimate – Failure modes: High Energy Impact of vehicles or debris on walls/ columns;
  3. Protective structures: Armours – design of new generation systems and materials;
  4. Vehicle to Vehicle Impacts: e.g., at level crossings.