Look, but don’t touch: Digital Humans and performance analysis
Harnessing the power of high-performance computing, a Digital Human is a detailed replica of a person (or part of a person) and their environment. It digitally duplicates someone’s anatomy by using data from body scans and medical imaging, enabling us to evaluate the functions, movement and health of a person without putting them through invasive tests.
Welcome Professor Aaron Quigley
Welcome Professor Aaron Quigley, the new Deputy Director and Science Director of CSIRO’s Data61. Here, the newest member of the Data61 leadership team discusses how he got into tech, his areas of specialisation, career highlights, and favourite piece of advice.
Can AI decide my New Year’s resolutions?
I asked two AI chatbots to set my New Year resolutions. Their responses highlight how far we are from AI “sentience.”
Our 2022 Year in Review highlights
It’s been an extraordinary year. Uncertainties and challenges have remained, but so too has perseverance, innovation, and successes. We’re proud of the science excellence, adaptive transformation and future building that CSIRO’s Data61 has achieved this year. Here are our highlights for 2022.
The Future of Australian Sport report
Commissioned by the Australian Sports Commission and developed by CSIRO's Data61, The Future of Australian Sport report identifies six megatrends that will reshape Australian sport on the Green and Gold decade to the Brisbane 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Cyber Centaurs: a new weapon in the war against cyber attacks
Australia needs to grow its cyber security workforce to combat rising attacks, but the pressures of the job make it hard to attract and retain talent. We're pioneering research in collaborative intelligence to transform cyber security workflows and strengthen our defences.
This AI-powered platform can identify insect and snake species from photo
‘Is it venomous?’ is arguably one of the most common questions asked in Australia, home to 170 species of snakes […]
Q&A with Professor Jon Whittle, the new Director of CSIRO’s Data61
Professor Jon Whittle has been announced as the new Director of CSIRO’s Data61 after a competitive international search. Professor Whittle […]
Data61 Mixed Reality Lab
A ‘technology game-changer’ for manufacturing and multiple other industries, the newly launched Mixed Reality Lab in Melbourne will enable organisations to create ‘digital twins’, or computer-generated copies, of real-world objects.