Research Partner Profiles

Division of Research

UNSW offers a diverse range of engagement opportunities for prospective partners and alumni. These include:

  • Student scholarships, internships and project

  • Student enterprise and entrepreneurship

  • Contract research and consulting

  • Use of world class facilities and laboratories

  • R&D Projects utilising government incentives



Dr Luke Djukic - UNSW Engineering Alumni partnering with UNSW

Luke Djukic completed his Bachelors and PhD at UNSW before becoming an Associate Lecturer. After leaving UNSW in 2014, he joined tanker design and manufacturing company Evolution Tankers and has sinced maintained a strong relationship with UNSW through joint grants, collaborations and internship opportunities. 


UNSW and industry partnership bringing high technology to agriculture

Innovation Central Sydney is a new centre bringing the power of networking, artificial intelligence - and even sensor-laden drones - to the farm gate.


UNSW Alumnus Budi Tjahjono, now CTO of Sunrise Global Energy has an enduring partnership and collaborative relationship with UNSW.

Budi Tjahjono was one of UNSW's first students to study renewable energy and continued on to complete both a Master of Commerce and a PhD with Scientia Professor Stuart Wenham. 


Strategic Elements partnership creating cutting edge printable electronics.

A partnership between UNSW and Australian company Strategic Elements has led to the development of printable ink containing revolutionary nanocube memory technology.


Research agreement with Shanghai-based Baosteel Group leading to more sustainable steel production.

Baosteel Group, one of the world's top three steel producers, has partnered with UNSW and 3 other universities to establish the Baosteel-Australia Joint Research and Development Centre.


Commonwealth Bank invests $5M in quantum computing research agreement.

The Commonwealth Bank has committed $5 million to help UNSW researchers in their world-leading push to build a silicon-based quantum computer.


Joint investment fund between UNSW and Chinese higher education giant Shanghai Jiao Tong University.

UNSW has signed a major partnership with China’s prestigious Shanghai Jiao Tong University in research commercialisation and technology transfer.


Tapping into India's oil reservoirs through agreement with India-based Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd. (ONGC).

The School of Petroleum Engineering at UNSW has forged an important research agreement with ONGC to evaluate the production potential of an unconventional oil resource.


UNSW PhD graduate Audist Subekti

From a UNSW PhD in Chemical Engineering to Country Technical Head for Indonesia at multinational engineering company 3M.



Research partnership with UNSW alumnus Jimmy Yun

UNSW Alumni in profile: from chemical engineering to multiple tech start-ups.





If you would like to know more about partnering with UNSW please contact:

Warwick Dawson