Research & Innovation

We are one of Australia's most research-intensive institutions.

With world-leading researchers, modern facilities and an innovative culture, we're committed to delivering research that is highly valued by our local and global communities.

Business Partnerships

Business partnerships

Collaborating on research and licensing our intellectual property are just two of the ways we work with industry, business and government.

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Research Careers

Research careers

Working with us means joining our community of 1700 academic experts, in a culture of excellence, innovation and leadership.

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Research Degrees

Research degrees

Our postgraduate research students receive a world-class education and an exceptional student experience from a university ranked in the top 1% of universities in the world.

Graduate Research Training Opportunities

Research impact

Latest research news

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May

Another partnership adds to French Renaissance on campus

DATE: Thursday, 17 May 2018 SUMMARY: The University of Adelaide has celebrated French Day on Campus by signing another partnership with ...

17

May

Explaining the history of Australia's vegetation

DATE: Thursday, 17 May 2018 SUMMARY: University of Adelaide-led research has uncovered the history of when and why the native vegetation...

15

May

Plant research infrastructure to receive $2.6 million

DATE: Tuesday, 15 May 2018 SUMMARY: Plant research at the University of Adelaide will benefit from a $2.6 million research infrastructur...

15

May

New home for Dassault Systemes at University of Adelaide

DATE: Tuesday, 15 May 2018 SUMMARY: Dassault Systemes and the University of Adelaide have further strengthened their strategic partnersh...

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Latest impact stories

19

Dec

Creating real-world impact from the University of Adelaide

The University of Adelaide’s Sapphire Clock team has grown from twenty years of dedicated research, which has created technology with the...

2

Sep

Emulating nature’s perfect pursuit

Researchers have discovered the secrets of the dragonfly’s incredible ability to pursue and catch moving prey, and successfully applied t...

2

Sep

Gravity speaks

The discovery of gravitational waves could allow some of the universe’s greatest secrets to be answered

2

Sep

Optic-fibre sensors enabling aircraft, ships to self-diagnose corrosion

In the near future, corrosion checks for critical defence assets may be a simple matter of running a laser over them, thanks to groundbre...

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