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Research Infrastructure

In addition to the below, a range of specialised research facilities exist in our Academic Schools and Special Research Centres.

Analytical Research Laboratory Southern Cross Plant Science

ARL is accredited with the TGA (Therapeutic Goods Administration) and specialises in the chemical and genetic analysis of plants and other biological substances.

Aquaculture and Hatchery

The National Marine Science Centre at Coffs Harbour has specialised aquaculture and hatchery facilities to support research.

Environmental Analysis Laboratory

EAL is accredited by the National Association of Testing Laboratories (NATA), and providing water, liquid, soil and plant analyses.

Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing Laboratory

Specialist laboratories for research are equipped with up-to-date hardware and software for image processing and spatial analysis and a wide array of ancillary and supporting equipment.

Scanning Electron Microscopy Laboratory

The scanning electron microscopy laboratory provides services to SCU researchers and commercial research projects/consultancies.

Updated: 22 March 2016