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On Friday evening the UNSW School of Civil and Environmental Engineering sponsored a ‘Celebration of a Career in Coastal Engineering’ networking event held at the University's CBD campus, attended by...
UNSW Faculty of Engineering gets its own Associate Dean for Equity and Diversity, the first position of its kind in an Australian university.
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In celebration of David Waite’s induction into the US National Academy of Engineers the Water Research Centre hosted David’s talk reflecting on his 35 year career and his future research...



The NHASP  Partnership is a multi-party initiative which seeks to better manage algal blooms in the Melbourne region.

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6th Australian and New Zealand Cyanobacteria Workshop at the UNSW Kensington.

Associate Professor Denis O'Carroll

Our acting director Associate Professor Denis O'Carroll


Meet our young researchers who are making their mark in water research.


intensifying, countryside drying up. Prof Ashish Sharma and Dr Conrad Wasko.


 to bring extreme waves, damage to once placid areas. Prof Ian Turner and Dr Mitchell Harley.

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The Water Research Laboratory (WRL) - is a world-leading academic research and consulting laboratory that endeavours to tackle the most challenging and pressing water-engineering problems faced by the world today relating to water and the environment.


The UNSW Global Water Institute (UNSW-GWI) is a world leader in water research, innovation and problem solving. The Institute is a truly multi-disciplinary venture. Drawing on water expertise from seven faculties and 13 specialist centres across the University, WRC included.