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The University of Adelaide’s world-class researchers work in partnership with defence and industry to develop innovative technologies that help give our Australian Defence Force a real edge.


With strengths ranging from neuroscience, cancer, oral health, cardiology and chronic disease, our translational research influences public policy and best practice health care around the world, while improving the lives of populations.

Food and Wine

Food production and processing is going through its biggest transformation since the industrial revolution. Through research and education, we’re leading thought for food to drive the next wave of innovation for the food sector.

Smart Cities

The University of Adelaide’s Australian Smart Cities Consortium works with state and local government, industry and entrepreneurs, to improve the experiences of people living in our cities.


World-class researchers from all across the University of Adelaide are working with industry, governments and non-government organisations, to help raise the quality of life for billions of people.