The Curtin HIVE (Hub for Immersive Visualisation and eResearch) is an advanced facility established by Curtin University to serve the growing demands of researchers and industry for visualisation, virtualisation and simulation capabilities in Western Australia.
Nationally and internationally, data collection is becoming more intensive. Sensor technologies are improving in quality and capacity, delivering a dramatic increase in data volumes. The HIVE enables a new and improved capability in the interpretation, presentation and communication of research data.
Using the HIVE’s visualisation systems, researchers from all disciplines can manage and use their data more effectively and imaginatively. From the physical sciences and engineering to the health sciences, and from the humanities and creative arts to business, the HIVE delivers powerful data enrichment capabilities, creating new opportunities for knowledge and a superior teaching and training environment.