Much of our research responds to global and national priorities, with our researchers working closely with government and industry to address core issues faced by society.
As a result, we produce research that has a demonstrable impact on the economy, health, culture, public policy, the environment and quality of life.
Embracing external collaboration to ensure its food-related investigations meet real world needs and deliver a smooth, lab-to-plate transition of benefits.Read more
In a world first, researchers have developed a unique form of optic fibre that can be coated with flurometric corrosion-sensing material.Read more
Research into the proper functioning of the ovary is revealing exciting new directions for improved fertility management.Read more
Developed one of the world’s most precise clocks, that offers a 1000-fold improvement in timing precision that can be used in radar.Read more
The University of Adelaide’s Sapphire Clock team has grown from twenty years of dedicated research, which has created technology with the...
Researchers have discovered the secrets of the dragonfly’s incredible ability to pursue and catch moving prey, and successfully applied t...
The discovery of gravitational waves could allow some of the universe’s greatest secrets to be answered
In the near future, corrosion checks for critical defence assets may be a simple matter of running a laser over them, thanks to groundbre...
Food production and processing is going through its biggest transformation since the industrial revolution.
Research into the proper functioning of the ovary is revealing exciting new directions for improved fertility management, policymaking in...