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ICM Database - Integrated Carbon Metrics Embodied Carbon Life Cycle Inventory Database An embodied carbon database for Australian construction and building materials The ICM Database provides Australian-specific Carbon Footprint Intensities...
The School’s Water Research Centre recently hosted a very topical Forum - ‘Building Drought Resilience in NSW’ enthusiastically attended by over 100 industry and community colleagues from more than 40...
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Congratulations Professor Lucy Marshall and Dr Fiona Johnson in their key part in the successful application for the $4 million in funding for an ARC Training Centre in Data Analytics...



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.

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Our Centre Director 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.