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Research

We conduct internationally recognised research across a wide range of engineering disciplines.

The School of Engineering is highly regarded as one of the best schools in the UK in terms of the quality of its research and the impact it is having on industry, society and the economy (Research Excellence Framework 2014).

Working with our industrial partners and other organisations, our researchers are leading cutting-edge projects that have numerous practical applications.

Priority research areas

Priority research areas

These themes reflect the role that engineering plays in finding solutions to contemporary and future environmental, social, health and economic challenges.

Research groups

Research groups

The School is home to various established research groups focused on addressing key research challenges across the field of engineering.

Cross-disciplinary research

Cross-disciplinary research

The School has established a number of cross cutting units which involve staff from across the three research themes.

Facilities

Facilities

Over £13 million has been recently invested in enhancing our resources with new and upgraded facilities.

Impact

Impact

Discover some of the ways our research is changing the world.

Publications

Publications

Keep up to date with our most recent research publications as they become available.

Our research culture

Our research culture

We provide a supportive environment in which to work and study.