Enabling technology

Directing the digital revolution

At UNSW Faculty of Engineering our researchers are tackling the most pressing challenges of the digital revolution. These include e-research and the management of large data sets, cloud computing, data mining, virtual reality, training systems, bioinformatics, smart services and security. We have a number of research centres and initiatives that focus on solving our biggest digital challenges. There are also significant collaborations with other faculties such as Medicine, Business and Art and Design, the latter including the iCinema Centre encompassing research on digital media presentation of ideas as art. Most of the research focus in this area is in the School of Computer Science and Engineering with links to the Schools of Civil and Environmental Engineering as well as Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications.