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Sustainability research centres

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C3 (Climate Change Cluster)
The institute’s goal is to deliver meaningful, impactful research to inform solutions to mitigate climate change impacts on our plant-microbe ecosystems, which are critical for the well-being of the animals, plants and our communities that rely on them.

Centre for Clean Energy Technology
The centre focuses on the development of efficient devices for energy harvesting, storage, and conversion.

Centre for Compassionate Conservation
CfCC focuses on research projects that fill gaps in knowledge and have a practical focus on improving welfare outcomes for wildlife.

Centre for Technology in Water and Wastewater
CTWW specialises in the field of alternative water sources, focusing on the development of innovative technologies for recycled, desalinated and harvested storm water.

Institute for Sustainable Futures
ISF creates change towards sustainable futures by conducting independent project-based research for Australian and international clients.

Materials and Technology for Energy Efficiency
The centre conducts multidisciplinary research in materials physics at the nanoscale with the aim of developing future generation energy efficient devices and materials for sensing, lighting and bio-imaging applications.