Infrastructure, experts, expertise, clusters and projects
The CSIR is well-positioned to help solve the increasingly complex problems of our time. The organisation conducts research, development and innovation; localises transformative technologies and accelerates their diffusion to improve the competitiveness of high-impact industries; and drives socioeconomic transformation by supporting a capable state.
Our most important asset remains our people, who are known for their specialist knowledge and dedication to making a difference. We are a multidisciplinary organisation that leverages skills from a variety of disciplines. Our world-class infrastructure enables our people to translate their research into outputs with real value for industry and society.
Find information about our research, development and innovation by selecting one of the categories below.