Research & innovation

ANU is a research-intensive university and our research priorities reflect the challenges facing the world today. From next generation solar energy solutions to political engagement strategies, ANU researchers are working at the forefront of their fields and changing the world for the better.

Australia's best university-based think tank

ANU Strategic Studies and Defence Centre tops think tank list

The ANU Strategic and Defence Studies Centre has been ranked Australia's leading university-based think tank as well as one of the top 10 think tanks across South East Asia.
Our research
Our research

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Learn about our research expertise, research study programs, industry partnerships and state-of-the-art research...
Innovation
Innovation

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Innovation ANU connects ideas, research, government and business to create value for the community.  Innovation and...
Researchers & publications
Researchers & publications

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Communicating new knowledge and discovery is core to what we do. ANU experts are at the forefront of their fields, and...
Events
Events

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There’s always something happening at ANU. Our research is breaking new ground and we want to tell you about it. Take a...