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Find an expert on our database and meet some of our world-leading researchers.

  • Prof Mengjie Zhang

    Prof Mengjie Zhang

    Associate Dean Engineering Faculty Office

    Research areas: Evolutionary Computing (genetic programming, particle swarm optimisation, evolutionary multi-objective optimisation), Data Mining and Machine Learning, Neural Networks

  • CO325


    School of Engineering and Computer Science

    Research areas: Computer network and protocols, Next Generation Networks (NGN), wireless networks, telecommunications, utility computing, distributed systems and Grid computing.

  • Dr Tiong-Thye Goh

    Dr Tiong-Thye Goh

    Senior Lecturer School of Information Management

    Research areas: Social Media Computing, Affective & Emotion Computing, Data Mining & Classification, Persuasive & Affective Learning Science, Users' Behaviour & Acceptance

At a glance

World experts

Victoria has a strong record of research excellence in many areas. Many of our researchers are working at the leading edge of knowledge, including our teams working in organic chemistry, computer science, public law, nanotechnology and superconductors, and Antarctica and climate change.

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Top-ranked university

Victoria is consistently ranked within the top 2% of universities internationally and we are New Zealand’s top-ranked university for research quality.

We are a global-civic university and our researchers lead thinking on the big questions facing society.

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Kate Macgrath

Our researchers are having a positive impact on the lives and wellbeing of people not just in New Zealand but around the world through innovative and ground-breaking research.

Professor Kate McGrath

Former Vice-Provost (Research)

Research strengths

We have research strengths across a range of disciplines. Find out where our research is having an impact and how it compares with other universities around the world.

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Kate McGrath - former Vice-Provost Research

Connect with our research

Victoria has more than 2,000 active researchers across many fields. Hear our former Vice-Provost (Research) talk about how people, businesses and organisations can connect with them.