EMI Facilities

Centrifuge facilities for deep water engineering

Capable of reproducing the behaviour of complex seabed sediments, UWA’s centrifuge facilities [...]

O-tube simulator for pipeline stability

The giant O-tube simulator is one of its kind in the world. It creates cyclonic conditions in a [...]

Soil characterisation facility for offshore soil science

UWA’s multi-million dollar soil characterisation facility contributes to our understanding of [...]

LNG Innovations

New processes to remove carbon dioxide and nitrogen from LNG reserves to deliver ‘clean [...]

Hexapod apparatus for identifying safer LNG transport

Experimental research using newly developed technology known as the hexapod apparatus, aims to [...]

Building a safe, high performance workforce

Biomechanics facilities for better productivity in the workplace. With a focus on workplace injury [...]

Environment chamber for safer work environments

UWA’s state-of-the-art environment chamber is capable of simulating environmental conditions [...]

Sleep science centre aids workplace performance

Monitoring, analysing and diagnosing sleep disorders and assessing their effects on workplace [...]

Transformational technology for climate change and ecosystems

Multi-effect distillation technology creating fresh water solutions. Boosting fresh water yields by [...]

Gliders chart the NW Shelf

Capable of collecting an unprecedented range of data on Australia’s coastal ecosystems and [...]

Image analysis and remote video cameras increase WA’s marine knowledge

State-of-the-art image analysis and remote video camera equipment at UWA’s Centre for Marine [...]

CO2 Geosequestration Research Laboratory

Industry capability in reducing carbon dioxide emissions via geo-sequestration has been boosted [...]

Computational capability advances exploration and recovery

The Centre for Petroleum Geoscience and CO2 Sequestration undertakes research which has [...]

Fluidised bed reactor – highly analytical instrumentation

Equipped with highly advanced analytical instrumentation, the fluidised bed reactor at the UWA [...]

Thermo-gravimetric analyser simulates the gasification process of oil and petroleum residue

This testing facility is capable of quantifying the reaction kinetics and composition of gases [...]

Gas storage measurement apparatus

Understanding how to store gas effectively is driving highly experimental research at the UWA [...]

Catalytic cracking facility helps develop clean fuel technology

A major breakthrough in clean fuel technology has been achieved using the unique catalytic cracking [...]

Supercomputers power research at iVEC

UWA researchers are harnessing the high-performance supercomputing and visualisation capabilities [...]

Physics Workshop

UWA’s Physics workshop is a technical hub of innovation for the creation of unique cutting- [...]

Centre for Microscopy Characterisation and Analysis (CMCA)

UWA’s $40 million world-class Centre for Microscopy Characterisation and Analysis (CMCA) is [...]

Deep earth observatory for geothermal energy

A three kilometre geothermal research well in the Perth Basin is breaking new ground in [...]