NSW R&D activities

The scope of science and research in NSW is wide ranging and boasts outstanding strengths across a variety of fields – from next generation communications, to energy technology, robotics, biotechnology, eResearch, health and medical research, and many more.

NSW is home to many innovations used around the globe - including hearing implants, Wi-Fi technology, Google Maps and the Jameson Cell, used for separating minerals in mining.

The State fosters a dynamic and innovative environment that supports research and business locally and internationally. NSW research institutions provide consortia and businesses with access to expertise and cutting-edge R&D infrastructure, including large-scale facilities for testing and prototyping.

NSW has a culture of innovation which is supported by its world-class universities and research institutes, including specialised collaborative research centres and research infrastructure available to local and international industry.

The Australian Proteome Analysis Facility, Macquarie University