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Research excellence for Life / Earth Sciences


Several shining lights and research leaders at Flinders University appear in a special report on areas of research excellence published by The Australian.

This year’s ‘Research – the Stars of 2018’ special report, compiled by the Higher Education team at The Australian, used ‘deep data’ obtained by analytics group League of Scholars, largely based on Google Scholar taxonomy, to ‘unearth’ a list of researchers and research institutions across more than 250 fields of research.

Among the South Australians profiled in the magazine were research leaders identified at Flinders University, including:

In the Life Sciences and Earth Sciences category, hydrogeology researcher Peter Cook (National Centre for Groundwater Research and Training based at Flinders University) for his work in Hydrology and Water Resources.

View the report in full online.

Source: Flinders University