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Vice-Chancellor sets sights on five major world issues

29 September 2015

University launches five new flagship research institutes


University launches five new flagship research institutes

The newly launched institutes will aim to develop cures for major chronic disease, reduce crime and increase security, harness ‘Big Data’ to tackle real-world problems, develop wiser methods of water use amid a growing global scarcity, and support the development of smarter energy systems.


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