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 groups:
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The Marsden Fund has contributed nearly $4 million to seven University of Waikato projects.
University of Waikato academics have been awarded funding for a broad range of major research…
University of Waikato researchers have been awarded funding to investigate new ways of reducing earthquake…
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…
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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: