Dr Emma Johnston

Andrew Pitman and Susan Coppersmith

Two UNSW Sydney professors have been recognised among the nation’s most distinguished scientists.

Merlin Crossley

The UNSW Sydney Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Academic has been honoured with the Lemberg Medal for his excellence in biochemistry and molecular biology, and contributions to the scientific community.

Emma Johnston

"Sydney Harbour is my lab" says UNSW marine ecologist Professor Emma Johnston, who is featured in '15 women changing our world'. Professor Johnston will appear on ABC'c Q&A program on Monday.

Antarctica web

The predicted break-up of Antarctica's ice shelves due to global warming may trigger a major change in the marine food chain, by exposing its coastal seas to sunlight, according to new research by UNSW scientists.