Centre for
Research on Engineering Software Technologies

Helping industries, governments, and societies to build human- as well as technological-based competencies in software systems engineering

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Home of CREST The Centre for Research on Engineering Software, CREST, is a multidisciplinary research centre aimed at supporting and promoting citizens’ driven and software enabled innovation for smart and sustainable societies. Our research, development, and education efforts are focused on helping industries, governments, and societies to build human- as well as technological-based competencies in software systems engineering. We develop and/or rigorously evaluate methods, processes, approaches, and tools for designing, analyzing, and evolving dependable software intensive systems and services that underpin business- and mission- critical processes in a wide variety of domains. Two of the key domains are Defence systems and Smart and Connected Cities.

Join us! We are looking for highly motivated students, PhD candidates, and Post-doctoral researchers

Research Areas

We develop and/or rigorously evaluate methods, processes, approaches, and tools for designing, analyzing, and evolving dependable software intensive systems and services that underpin business- and mission- critical processes in a wide variety of domains. 

SOFTWARE SYSTEMS AND SERVICES

“developing and/or rigorously evaluating methods, approaches, and tools for supporting the design, analysis, and evolution of complex and dependable software intensive system and services that meet both the functional and non-functional requirements”

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SECURITY & PRIVACY

“building knowledge, processes, methods, and tools for engineering secure and privacy preserving software intensive systems and services”

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SOCIAL COMPUTING

“Leveraging social computing paradigm and technologies for innovation and productivity for sustainable societies”

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Latest News

Opportunities in Cybersecurity

Are you interested in gaining knowledge/skills in cybersecurity and/or applying and enhancing your knowledge/skills in any aspect of cybersecurity? The following announcement may interest to you. The University of Adelaide[…]

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Research Assistance (RA) position is available in CyberSecurity

We are glad to share with you that there are opportunities for working as a research assistant on cybersecurity projects supported/funded by an industry-led R&D program. These positions are supported by a generous amount weekly[…]

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CREST Hosted Poster events for Students during ALCSI

CREST provides the opportunity for students to present their work on cybersecurity to researchers and industry partners. This was an excellent opportunity for the Students to discuss the Cyber Security[…]

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