University collaborative and other centres

The Faculty of Science partakes in numerous collaborative research ventures which ensures Science at Melbourne maintains a global perspective.

Applied Environmental Decision Analysis (AEDA)

AEDA was established to develop tools and test methods to support transparent decision-making for environmental management.

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Australian Research Centre for Urban Ecology (ARCUE)

ARCUE is a centre for excellence in the study of urban and suburban ecosystems by conducting high quality ecological research, education and commercial activities.

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The Bushfire Cooperative Research Centre

The Bushfire Cooperative Research Centre was established under the Cooperative Research Centres (CRC) Program to conducted research into the social, environmental and economic impacts of bush fires.

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Centre of Excellence for Biosecurity Risk Analysis

CEBRA develops tools, methods, guidelines and protocols to improve risk analysis, with a special focus on biosecurity.

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Cooperative Research Centre for Forestry

The CRC for Forestry links leading Australian forest research organisations, companies, government agencies and universities in a forest science and management research and education partnership.

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Micro Analytical Research Centre (MARC)

MARC explores key fundamental issues in solid state and optical materials and devices for information processing and communications.

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The Victorian Centre for Aquatic Pollution Identification and Management

CAPIM is a consortium of researchers whose aim is to address the complicated issue of understanding the impact of pollution on the aquatic environment.

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Plant Cell Biology Research Centre (PCBRC)

The Plant Cell Biology Research Centre conducts research into many aspects of plant cell biology, abiotic stresses, plant pathogens and evolution.

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Statistical Consulting Centre

The Statistical Consulting Centre (SCC) provides statistical services to business, industry, government and the academic world.

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Victorian Centre for Climate Change Adaptation Research

VCCCAR aims to improve government and community understanding about the potential impacts of climate change and adaptation options.

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