About Research @ UWA

A focus on research of an international quality and the fostering of an outstanding research culture have positioned UWA as one of the best universities in Australia and in the top 150 in the world.

Groundbreaking discoveries in the fight against liver disease
UWA & Resonance Health’s imaging technology helps patients avoid painful biopsies
"Working together, we have been able to take an early-stage technology, commercialise it, and help tens of thousands of patients worldwide."
Read the story >>

Research Impact at UWA: Find out more

UWA Crowd Research
Explore UWA's crowd sourcing and crowd funding projects.

The Socratic Index has been updated to cover the period 2010-15

Please check your publications, grants and HDR completion data for the census period.

Report any errors to the appropriate contacts (via the small envelop at the top of the screen in Socrates).

UWA and Orthocell lead regenerative-medicine breakthroughs
“UWA has long recognised the need to translate laboratory discoveries into products that benefit the community and create value ...”
Read the story >>

UWA Research week grows in momentum each year and in 2016 we hosted more than 4300 visitors and participants in over 50 events across campus.

The diverse range of research on show was a defining characteristic this year, engaged the audiences and community who now have a greater appreciation of the value and impact of the work we do.

Find out more

The Prime Minister has announced a National Innovation and Science Agenda: REVIEW THE CHANGES >> ..

PlumX Metrics are now available in Socrates: Find out more

UWA Research Impact
Our research translates into contributions beyond academia. Explore some of the research impact stories.
Research Development and Innovation
Research Development and Innovation
UWA actively identifies and supports research partnerships.
UWA Crowd Research
UWA Crowd Research
Explore UWA's crowd sourcing and crowd funding projects.
UWA Research Strengths
UWA Research Strengths
Outstanding fields of research at UWA
UWA has world class facilities and data for use by our researchers, research students and collaborators.
UWA is considered one of the
World's top 100 universities by both the ARWU and QS rankings.
Recognition of UWA's exceptional research and researchers.
Read and follow recent news stories showcasing UWA research.