Partners and facilities
Partners and collaborating organisations
- Hydro Al Norway
- TataSteel Europe
- Umicore Belgium
- Nippon Steel Sumitomo
- Outotec Finland
- Arizona State University-USA
- Baker Heart & Diabetes Institute
- CSIRO Agriculture and Food
- CSIRO Minerals Resources
- CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere
- Ghent University Belgium
- Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf-Helmholtz Institute Freiberg for Resource Technology Germany (HZDR-HIF)
- IMFT-Toulouse, France
- Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India
- Institute of Technology Bandung
- IRPHE, Marseille, France
- KU Leuven Belgium
- McMaster University Canada
- Monash University
- University of Indonesia
- UNAM, Mexico
- University of Melbourne
- University of Wollongong
Energy Transformation Laboratory
Swinburne's Energy Transformation Laboratory is used for research and teaching in fluid dynamics. Located in the Advanced Manufacturing and Design Centre, it includes two facilities dedicated to renewable energy – the wave channel facility and the solar simulator, as well as a dedicated microfluidics room.
High Temperature Processing Facility
The High Temperature Processing Facility is used for the research and development of high temperature materials and minerals processing and includes high temperature and solar thermal laboratories.
Factory of the Future
More than just a design, research, manufacturing or teaching space, the Factory of the Future is a hub for engaging manufacturing businesses, undergraduate and high school students, alumni and the wider community. It provides industry and organisations with state-of-the-art facilities to explore conceptual ideas for manufacturing next generation products.
The Thermodynamic Laboratory is used for research and teaching. It includes equipment for thermal property measurements, heat engine examination, heat exchanger, and heat transfer analysis.