Combining chemistry and Aboriginal art

Artist and scientist Stephanie Beaupark is combining her two passions for her PhD research.

New podcast series goes behind the scenes of research into Australia’s natural and cultural history

The seven-episode series includes interviews with seven CABAH researchers, a centre based at UOW.

The future of Port Kembla

An historical and geographical interdisciplinary project


Next-Generation Smart Solid-State Transformers (S3T)

A new UOW research project funded by the Australian Research Council (ARC) aims to design, develop and implement a next-generation smart solid-state transformer (S3T) that will greatly contribute to Australia’s energy infrastructure.

Making New Strategic Partnerships

The UOW is an international network of strategic partnerships - and we partner for a reason. Collectively we can tackle major global issues more effectively, and develop the next generation of exceptional researchers and industry leaders.

Future materials February

February will see some of the world’s most innovative materials scientists showcase their research on ‘future materials’ with their partners and colleagues at UOW. It will be an opportunity to highlight some of the university’s most recent and significant projects in future materials, and reflect on the last 25 years of research for one of the university’s key research groups.

The Smart Garment Project

An interdisciplinary research team involving expertise from the Faculty of Engineering and Information Systems, the Faculty of Law, Humanities and the Arts, and the Australian Institute of Innovative Materials, is working towards the development of a ‘Smart Garment’.

PhD Profile - Chuhao Liu

With a number of awards already under his belt Mr Chuhao Liu, a PhD student at the Centre for Geomechanics & Railway Engineering, has was selected as a finalist at the 2019 TEDxSydney Kick Start competition where he presented his idea: 'SoundTrack' - in the New Business Idea category. We wanted to learn a little more about Chuhao and why he is so passionate about his research in high speed rail.

Keeping future technology secure

With the world of data protection rights, cryptocurrency, and blockchain technology thrust into the media limelight over the last couple of years, and the world’s increasing reliance on technology driving many aspects of our personal and professional lives, the University of Wollongong’s Institute of Cybersecurity and Cryptology has never been in higher demand.