Our research spans a vast range of blue-sky discovery and exploration, and is complemented by a range of targeted industry-focussed innovation and problem-solving programs.
Areas of focus
Our commitment is to focus on areas that have the greatest potential for interdisciplinary, genuine partnerships with others and that will contribute most meaningfully to the benefit of society.
Our research disciplines
Our departments and schools represent our key areas of research specialisation. Find out about the research interests and projects of each of our disciplines.
Research innovation programs
Our innovative Engineering and IT research community is ready to develop solutions to meet your business needs. Our research innovation programs are currently focused in these key areas.
Work alongside world-leading researchers in engineering and IT, creating technological solutions to some of the key challenges of the 21st Century. Our Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) and Master of Philosophy (MPhil) students are guided to demonstrate academic leadership, independence, creativity and innovation in their research work.
We are home to a number of major research centres of international standing and Cooperative Research Centres (CRCs) that represent joint ventures between universities, industry and government bodies in Australia.