Tackling the most important questions in science today.

Researchers in the Faculty of Science are tackling the greatest scientific questions and societal issues currently facing us. They are investigating a diverse range of areas including; the history and structure of the universe, the fundamental nature of matter, environmental sustainability and risk, renewable energy technologies, understanding and treating disease and visual processes in cognition.


Research themes

Science research is conducted within six themes, across eight core research disciplines and is driven by esteemed research leaders.

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Our research is driven by the quality, curiosity and motivation of our esteemed research leaders, researchers, and RHD students.

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Research partnerships and collaborations with a variety of organisations are an integral part of our research capability.

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Facilities, equipment & services

State-of-the-art facilities create the critical mass required for the discovery and development of solutions designed to address societies major issues.

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Research performance is reflected in the quality of our researchers work which is consistently recognised and contributes to our strong performance rankings.

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