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School of Engineering Research

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.

Latest Research News

Ethan’s our new poster boy

08-Jul-2019
The research work of a first-year civil engineering student at Waikato University has earned him…

One smart shirt

20-Jun-2019
A shirt with sensors could help improve forestry worker safety.

A jolly good fellow

06-Dec-2018
Engineering PhD student Safiya Noorzai has been awarded a Claude McCarthy Fellowship for a second…

From the stars to the depths of the earth: new research funding

08-Nov-2018
The Marsden Fund has contributed nearly $4 million to seven University of Waikato projects.

Major Endeavours for researchers

13-Sep-2018
University of Waikato academics have been awarded funding for a broad range of major research…

The seeds of inspiration

13-Sep-2018
University of Waikato researchers have been awarded funding to investigate new ways of reducing earthquake…

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Partnerships

The School has collaborated with a number of external institutions in advancing research both nationally and internationally. Some of these include:

University of Oxford Centre for Advanced Materials and Composites Agilent Technologies AgResearch Fletcher Aluminium Titanium Industry Development Association (TiDA) Millennium Plastics Viscount Plastics Plant & Food Research