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The latest news, events and expertise from the University of Adelaide.

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Quantum materials deliver a better world

The University of Adelaide has today, Wednesday, 1 December, launched its Quantum Materials strategy with its focus on cutting-edge fundamental research and delivering new quantum-enabled technologies for a safer, wealthier and healthier world.

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Outstanding alumni receive top awards

Five outstanding University of Adelaide graduates have been recognised for their significant contributions to their professions and communities with Distinguished Alumni Awards.

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Scholars set to spread wings to Indo-Pacific

Four University of Adelaide undergraduates are set to expand their horizons when they take up internships at universities in the Indo-Pacific region under the New Colombo Plan (NCP).

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University experts take top honours in science excellence

The University of Adelaide’s Professor Shizhang Qiao has been named as SA Scientist of the Year in this year’s Science Excellence and Innovation Awards.

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A new dawn in plant breeding: Australian Plant Breeding Academy

The University of Adelaide’s School of Agriculture, Food and Wine is partnering with Australian Grain Technologies Pty Ltd (AGT) on a new academy to take Australia’s plant breeding into the future.

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News in brief

EchidnaCSI recognised as a top Citizen of Science

The University of Adelaide’s Echidna Conservation Science Initiative (EchidnaCSI) has received the Citizen Science Award for Outstanding Science at the inaugural awards for Citizen Science Projects in South Australia.

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Congratulations to our research superstars

University of Adelaide researchers have been recognised in the latest list of the top researchers nationwide, as featured in The Australian newspaper’s Research magazine 2021.

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Premier recognition for mining and energy expertise

The University of Adelaide’s mining and energy expertise has been acknowledged at South Australia’s 2021 Premier’s Awards in Energy and Mining.

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Events

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Dec

The Discovery Pod

Welcome to The Discovery Pod, where we talk to leading experts from the University of Adelaide about solutions to society's most pressing challenges. 

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Dec

Elder Conservatorium Lunchtime Concert Series

Take a look back at all the incredible online concerts that were delivered by the Elder Conservatorium of Music in 2020.

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