Reimagining a sustainable and healthy tomorrow

Investment in agriculture and technical innovations has tripled productivity in the last 50 years, yet further growth is hampered by accelerated degradation of our natural resources and the environment as well as the spread of pests and plant diseases. 不公平的供应, excessive dietary behaviours and demands, and global food waste are also major concerns.

皇冠电子大学 has a reputation for leading and developing smart and practical solutions for real world challenges. 它有能力, capacity and focus required to drive innovation and change; not only in the way we produce and supply food to the world  but also in the way we behave as consumers.

An integrated and comprehensive approach is required to build the creative solutions we need. 通过未来食物,皇冠电子, the University has brought its brightest scientists and practitioners together across a wide range of fields to generate a smart new approach.


  • support environmentally and economically sustainable production
  • build efficient, equitable and safe supply
  • promote healthy and sustainable consumption
  • minimise waste and assist in building a circular food economy


From smart production and delivery to healthy retail, consumer behaviour and
waste solutions, Deakin is working to affect real change.

By placing consumers and a circular economy at the heart of solutions, our diverse and innovative projects, research and partnerships will help to build a sustainable food system.


智能农业, 数字化, 灌溉, 水/土壤管理, 气候模型, 水产养殖, seaweed, 疾病检测, 遗传学和生物技术, adaptive and sustainable nutrition and farmer health.


Biorefining, 材料提取, 膜分离, 纳米复合涂料, 可降解包装, 聚合物的电影, 等离子体技术, processing optimisation and engineering solutions.


数据分析, 网络安全, end-to-end visibility and traceability, 真实性和伪造, 冷链管理, logistics, 营养供应的影响, 机器人和触觉, 货运系统, sustainable food systems and system optimisation.


healthy supermarkets and retail environments, 政策和监管指导, 市场及经济分析, marketing, 感官和风味研究, consumer product insight and food safety.


消费者行为的变化, 健康的食物, 减少糖和盐, 食品安全, obesity and chronic disease prevention, 膳食指南, 数字医疗, nutritional psychiatry and mental health, health economics and health policy.


食品和废物处理, 生物活性分子萃取, 废物管理系统, 收获后浪费, circular economy and waste-to-energy.

Regional development to international engagement

Deakin is a globally connected university with five main campuses, including our online cloud campus. Our research is supported by four world-leading research institutes and thirteen strategic research centres. Deakin’s reputation for developing strong partnerships and real world solutions continues to grow at an exponential rate.

in food, our research is integrated across all campuses, however we are developing a number of regional growth centres which capitalise on local resources and strengths to further assist in driving practical change. Deakin is also building its collaborations internationally in India, china, indonesia, 拉丁美洲及其他地区.


Deakin will continue to build support  and engagement across the supply chain.  In 2019 未来食品皇冠电子 is focusing on five important areas to build the partnerships and momentum to accelerate growth.

Bio-Resources Innovation Centre

  • Biorefining, Bioprocessing, Applied Analytics
  • 水产养殖 & 动物饲料
  • 保健品 & 食品配料
  • 生物材料浪费
  • 海洋微生物
  • 农业副产品


  • Recycling and high value horticulture
  • 脱盐水电网
  • 水权政策
  • 水资源管理课程
  • irrigation


  • 首尾可见性
  • 真实性和伪造
  • Data standards and interoperability
  • 物联网和区块链技术
  • 行业发展规划
  • 分析验证

Consumer, Nutrition and Retail Science Hub

  • 诱导情境感觉实验室
  • 食物及情绪中心
  • Nourish Network Retail  Advisory Centre
  • Sustainable, healthy  and personalised nutrition


皇冠电子大学 has a proud history of successful partnerships with industry, community and governments through research and development as well as building the workforce of the future through tailored education, 博士项目, 实习和工作实习.

未来食品皇冠电子 will continue to expand its collaborations with Australian  and international organisations to assist in driving new world solutions  for food and agribusiness.

Join with us to build a sustainable and healthy future.

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Director, research Sectorial Partnerships, Government and Industry