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Congratulations to WRC’s Will Glamore on his so well-deserved promotion to UNSW Professor! As Head of School Scientia & PSM Professor Nasser Khalili announced, ‘This is a wonderful achievement and...
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The first ever Climate Change Cook Islands Science Expo held in Rarotonga has just wrapped up, with a theme of “The Synergy between Traditional Knowledge and Science – Keeping it...
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The Australian Government and the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR) recently co-hosted the Asia-Pacific Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (APMCDRR) to provide a forum for delegates...

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

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Our Centre Director Professor Denis O'Carroll

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Our Centre Deputy Director Associate Professor Fiona Johnson

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

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

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 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.

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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.