Research and 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 Opportunities

Research impact

Latest research news

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Nov

Climate change models of bird impacts pass the test

DATE: Tuesday, 21 November 2017 SUMMARY: A major study looking at changes in where UK birds have been found over the past 40 years has v...

13

Nov

Wild bees worth $22 million to Australia's lucerne crop

DATE: Monday, 13 November 2017 SUMMARY: University of Adelaide researchers have calculated that wild bees and other unmanaged insect pol...

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Nov

2017 eChallenge celebrates young entrepreneurs.

DATE: Monday, 13 November 2017 SUMMARY: A team that has developed a new way of assisting high density community living has taken out the...

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Nov

$11.4 million to advance wellbeing and solve big problems

DATE: Friday, 10 November 2017 SUMMARY: University of Adelaide researchers will use machine learning techniques to find the earliest sig...

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Latest impact stories

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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

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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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Sep

Thought for food

Food production and processing is going through its biggest transformation since the industrial revolution.

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