School of Engineering

A highly rated School with a vibrant research culture, covering all the major engineering disciplines.

NameQualificationMode
Engineering PhD, MPhil, EngD Full-time, Part-time
NameQualificationMode
Engineering: Energy and Environment PhD, MPhil, EngD Full-time, Part-time
Engineering: Health, Technology and the Digital World PhD, MPhil, EngD Full-time, Part-time
Engineering: Mechanics, Materials and Advanced Manufacturing PhD, MPhil, EngD Full-time, Part-time
Name
3D printed phantoms for high-resolution radionuclide imaging
A futuristic science based approach to enhance quality and durability of High Performance Pre-cast Concrete Products
A futuristic science based approach to enhance quality and durability of high performance pre-cast concrete products
A novel framework for the efficient damage tolerant design of composite structures
A novel modelling approach to enhance the predictability and reliability of nanoscale mechanical machining processes
A thermo-hygro-chemo-mechanical approach for simulating healing, damage and discrete fracture in plain and fibre-reinforced cementitious composites
Acoustic Separation of Cancer-derived Extracellular Vesicles for Cancer Early Diagnostics
Advanced Materials and Computational Mechanics
Ammonia-methane power generation for CO₂ mitigation in steelwork processes
An efficient multi-scale modelling and design framework for novel composite aerostructures
Audible acoustics for damage detection in aerospace composite structures
Bio-geotechnical engineering of natural and engineered slopes using biofilm
Biomedical Engineering
Biomedical smart fabric wearable devices
Climate adaptation composite barrier systems in urban spaces for mitigating long-term climate change impacts
Developing an Ultra-Sonic Screwdriver for Detecting the Overtightening of Orthopaedic Screws
Development of Graphene/ceramic composites with damage self-monitoring capabilities
Effect of soil biofilm on soil mechanical and hydrological behaviour
Energy harvesting and novel power supplies for body sensor networks and implantable devices
Engineering of quantum light emitters in gallium nitride
Enhancing the predictability and reliability of mechanical machining on the nanoscale via a novel modelling approach
Geo-environmental Engineering
Intelligent remote monitoring of knee implants
Magnetic control of nanocomposite microstructure
Mechanical Forces Due to Lightning Strikes to Aircraft
Medium Voltage Direct Current (MVDC) Systems in Electricity Distribution Networks
Micro and nano scale statistical properties of randomly rough engineering surfaces and their tribological properties
Micro-pitting failure of gear tooth surfaces – the influence of running-in and residual stress
Modelling particles and fibres suspended material flow for industrial applications
Modelling Particles/Fibres Suspended Material Flow for Industrial Applications
Multidisciplinary robust optimization of early-stage aircraft wing design under uncertainty
Natural Flood Processes for Flood Risk Management
Novel core technologies for highly compact fault current limiters
Numerical modelling of multiphase flows
Numerical Modelling of Turbulent Interfacial Flows and Fluid-Structure Interaction
Periodic composite metamaterials for vibroacoustic insulation
Phytoremediation of light non-aqueous phase liquids in soils
Quasi-metamaterials: Quasicrystalline mechanical metamaterial concepts for advanced engineering applications
Resilient Materials for Life - Self-confining concrete
Response of plant roots to mechanical and hydraulic stresses – implications for geotechnical performance
Robot learning from demonstration (LfD) with scene understanding for Human-Robot Collaboration
Semantic SLAM and Ontological Representation for Robot Navigation and Decision Making in Unstructured Environment
Smart patches for early detection of knee osteoarthritis
Synthesis and characterization of nanomaterials for photocatalysis
The development and manufacture of mini-vascular networks to provide biomimetic multi scale damage immunity for construction materials
Towards Printing and Packing Energy Storage Devices
Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation as a Safe and Effective Brain Stimulation Tool
Translating Metallic Automotive Components to Advanced Materials
Transport of alternative gases using existing pipeline networks
Tribology and failure of elastohydrodynamic contacts operating in the mixed lubrication regime
Ultrasonic guided wave-based structural health monitoring of composites under uncertainty

Funding

Award Deadline
EPSRC CASE Doctoral Training Partnership PhD in Engineering 30 March 2018
EPSRC Doctoral Training Partnership PhD in Computer Science 30 March 2018
EPSRC Doctoral Training Partnership PhD in Engineering - Energy and Environment 30 March 2018
EPSRC Doctoral Training Partnership PhD in Engineering - Mechanics, Materials and Advanced Manufacturing 30 March 2018
EPSRC Doctoral Training Partnership PhD in Engineering - Health, Technology and the Digital World 30 March 2018
KESS2 PhD in Engineering: Proton Beam Therapy 31 March 2018
PhD in Engineering: Developing Radiomics as an Imaging Biomarker in High Grade Glioma 31 March 2018
PhD in Engineering: Implementing Automated Techniques in Radiotherapy Treatment Planning 31 March 2018
EPSRC Water Informatics: Science and Engineering CDT (WISE) 31 March 2018
PhD in Engineering: Wideband active load pull characterisation system for 5G RF Front-End applications 7 April 2018
PhD in Engineering: Optimisation for novel structural-material configuration 30 September 2018