Research programmes exist across a wide range of disciplines, supported by the primary research interests of our School of Engineering staff. Our research projects are supported by multi-million dollar investments from national and local government, many of which have significant iwi and other community involvement.
The School of Engineering focuses on research relating to the following themes:
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Professor Jonathan Scott and a graduate student made the finals of the Kiwinet Awards, for…
Scientists are using artificial intelligence to quickly identify pest plants and insects.
Professor Kim Pickering is backing her work making materials which can reduce waste plastics, with…
Using concrete as a medium, scientists at the University of Waikato have developed a new…
An overseas research group of scientists is paying tribute to two University of Waikato Emeritus…
The University is hosting the world's first conference on industrial electronics for sustainable energy systems.
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The School has collaborated with a number of external institutions in advancing research both nationally and internationally. Some of these include: