Institute for Intelligent Systems Research and Innovation

The Institute for Intelligent Systems Research and Innovation (IISRI) contributes to the research and development (R&D) of robotics, haptics, and human machine interfaces. IISRI has more than 80 researchers who use their R&D to provide practical solutions to real world problems and develop commercial-ready products and services. As a result, IISRI has been successful in the delivery of numerous industry-based research projects with major national and international organisations.

IISRI's engineering and IT researchers provide robotics, simulation modelling and haptics solutions to clients such as the aerospace, automotive, defence, security, logistics and health industries.


Go beyond with IISRI's resident haptics, AR and robotics specialist, Dr Mick Fielding.

Research with us

We are always on the lookout for dedicated and inspired students and postdoctoral fellows who want to further their careers in intelligent systems. We currently have opportunities for PhDs and postdoctoral fellows in all our major research areas.

If you're interested in researching with us, get in touch by forwarding your CV and academic transcript to Professor Saeid Nahavandi or Professor Douglas Creighton via email.

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Institute for Intelligent Systems Research and Innovation (IISRI)
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+61 3 5227 1352
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Deakin University
CISR Drive
Waurn Ponds, VIC 3216