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ANU Institute for Space

The Australian National University Institute for Space is an initiative that creates opportunities for and co-invests in research, innovation and collaboration to supercharge Australia’s space capability.

ANU is home to world-class space infrastructure and world-leading space industry researchers from across many ANU Colleges and their Schools. We align our work and investment to the  Australian Space Agency's (ASA) priority themes to drive national action: Positioning, navigation and timing, Earth observation, Communications technologies and services, Situation awareness and debris monitoring, Leapfrog R&D, Robotics and automation, Access to space, as well as three other critical areas: Defence, Home Affairs and Science. 

Get in touch to learn more and meet our space experts. Together we’ll innovate to deliver space-ready missions.

15 Jan 2021

Mission Specialist co-edits definitive space conflict book

What does space warfare mean for Earth? Dr Cassandra Steer co-edits new guide.

11 Dec 2020

The Space Law Podcast

The race to mine the moon is on, but is it legal? Check out the latest episode of the Space Law podcast!

InSpace ANU

10am 1 October 2021

Watch World Space Week events now!

Check out the Australian National University (ANU) and the ANU Institute for Space (InSpace) World Space Week suite of virtual events!