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Research digital skills training 2021

Our Services

The Centre for eResearch is centrally funded by the University to deliver the following Services to help researchers address challenging computational problems. These services are generally free to use for  research staff and research students, but they are not infinite.  Large requests in terms of time or resources may require additional funding.

Visualisation & Analytics

  • Visualisation and data analytics
  • AI/Deep learning expertise
  • VR/AR equipment


Research Data

  • Data management training
  • Data sharing & collaboration
  • Instrument data management
  • Data publishing & discovery

Research Computing

  • High performance computing
  • Virtual machines for research
  • Nectar research cloud
  • Other cloud computing

Digital Skills Workshops

  • Software Carpentry
  • Data Carpentry
  • Research data management
  • Introduction to virtual machines


Use the ResearchHub to quickly connect with people, resources, and services from across the University to enhance and accelerate your research.

Contracted Special Projects

We also work with researchers to develop research tools that require significant development or customisation. These usually require funding to recover our costs.

Find a CeR Service

Use the Research Services Roadmap to quickly locate useful relevant services depending on where you are in the research lifecycle.

 Research Showcase

Hosting visualisation and analytics tools for COVID-19 studies

The Centre for eResearch is actively supporting several COVID-19 related projects at the University and on the national level during 2020 pandemic.

Coastal image classification and analysis based on convolutional neural betworks and pattern recognition

Using deep learning technologies to realize the classification of coastal images, and the pattern recognition methods are conducted to analyse the evolution process and transition rules of the beach.

Antibiotic resistance and the “end of modern medicine ”

Antibiotic resistance and the “end of modern medicine ” In 2014, the World Health Organization (WHO) concluded that within ten years, resistance would make routine surgery, organ transplantation, and cancer treatment life-threateningly risky.

Develop short-term eruption warning systems for Whakaari and other volcanoes

On 9th December 2019, at 2pm, Whakaari volcano erupted unexpectedly, killing 21 tourists and guides on the island.

News and Events

Get paid for sharing your digital research skills!

Apply now, casual roles are available now through to the end of 2021.

Registrations open for 2021 digital research skill workshops!

Join us to upskill on digital tools to help accelerate your research.

Research Hub wins an IT award for excellence in research support

CAUDIT aware for Excellence in Research Support

Myocardial motion tracking and strain calculation using deep learning networks

Cardiac Magnetic Resonance (CMR) is a non-invasive imaging technique to analyse patient heart, is currently the gold standard among other imaging techniques due to its superb contrast, no radiation exposure and its versatility to produce different images in a single examination session.


2020 Outcomes

Consulting and Special Projects

Research Compute Active Projects

Research Data Storage

 Workshops Attendee