Western Sydney University (WSU) is a research institution driven by impact. The leaders of WSU believe that excellent research and practical outcomes are essential parts or the university research mission. Research WSU is conducted to have a real impact upon the social, economic and environmental wellbeing of the regional, national and international communities. Several research groups within WSU have the capacity for research engagement related to AWP. These include Centre for infrastructure Engineering (CIE), the School of Science and Health (SSH) and two groups within the School of Computing, Engineering and Mathematics (SCEM) – Geotechnical, Water and Environmental Engineering (GWEE) and the Centre for Research in Mathematics (CRM).