Centres and CORES

Astro Science

Astronomy, Astrophysics, and Astrophotonics

Exploring stars, galaxies and the cosmos, in the Astronomy and Astrophysics Concentration of Research Excellence


Biofocus Research Centre

Research at the interface of the life sciences, medicine, quantitative sciences and engineering.

Photonic Science

MQ Photonics

Exploring the science of light and photons, within the Macquarie University Research Centre MQ Photonics.

Quantum Science

Quantum Physics

Exploring the weird world of the quantum, incorporating QSciTech and EQuS.

Other Research Areas

Hear from our students

Michael Delanty Michael Delanty
– PhD student in quantum science
Carlo Bradac Carlo Bradac
– PhD student in diamond nanoscience
Zhen Song Zhen Song
– PhD student in biophotonics and nanotechnology.
Madusha Madusha Gunawardhana
– Honours student in astronomy.