Foundational sciences

Research in the Faculty of Science

Foundational science is our first step in unearthing answers to life’s big questions.

Through fundamental and discovery research we begin to form patterns, sequences and develop theories to help explain the world around us. The fundamental theories in chemistry, mathematics and physics underpin innovation, transformation, and invention.

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Life, the Universe and everything in between – our discoveries build an understanding of the world around us and help make it a better place.

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