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

Our PhD student was mention in Vietnamese state’s newspaper

Our PhD student – Triet Huynh Minh Le – was mentioned on a Vietnamese state’s newspaper for his academic and social achievements. You can find the translated article here.

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CREST is hosting ASWEC 2018

CREST is proud to host 25th Australasian Software Engineering Conference (ASWEC) 2018. ASWEC is a leading forum for the software engineering profession in Australasia. The 25th Australasian Software Engineering Conference (ASWEC) and[…]

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Research Associate in Cyber Security Cooperative Research Centre (CyberCRC)

2 X Level B Research Associate positions available This Role Will Involve The Following Duties Conduct research on the assigned project(s) with minimum supervision either as a member of a[…]

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