The Faculty of Science partakes in numerous collaborative research ventures which ensures Science at Melbourne maintains a global perspective.
Applied Environmental Decision Analysis (AEDA)
AEDA was established to develop tools and test methods to support transparent decision-making for environmental management. (Finished in 2014)
Australian Research Centre for Urban Ecology (ARCUE)
ARCUE is a centre for excellence in the study of urban and suburban ecosystems by conducting high quality ecological research, education and commercial activities.
The Bushfire Cooperative Research Centre
The Bushfire Cooperative Research Centre was established under the Cooperative Research Centres (CRC) Program to conducted research into the social, environmental and economic impacts of bush fires. (Finished in 2014)
Centre of Excellence for Biosecurity Risk Analysis
CEBRA develops tools, methods, guidelines and protocols to improve risk analysis, with a special focus on biosecurity.
Cooperative Research Centre for Forestry
The CRC for Forestry links leading Australian forest research organisations, companies, government agencies and universities in a forest science and management research and education partnership. (Finished in 2013)
Micro Analytical Research Centre (MARC)
MARC explores key fundamental issues in solid state and optical materials and devices for information processing and communications.
The Victorian Centre for Aquatic Pollution Identification and Management
The Centre for Aquatic Pollution Identification and Management (CAPIM) is an interdisciplinary research centre dedicated to the identification of water pollution, the assessment of its ecological impacts, the sourcing of pollutants of concern and the development of cost-effective monitoring systems.
Plant Cell Biology Research Centre (PCBRC)
The Plant Cell Biology Research Centre conducts research into many aspects of plant cell biology, abiotic stresses, plant pathogens and evolution.
Statistical Consulting Centre
The Statistical Consulting Centre (SCC) provides statistical services to business, industry, government and the academic world.
Victorian Centre for Climate Change Adaptation Research
VCCCAR aims to improve government and community understanding about the potential impacts of climate change and adaptation options. (Finished in 2014)