Our research is fundamentally interdisciplinary and innovative, impacting health and wellbeing, future technologies and sustainability.

Through supporting the development of new applications and technologies to advising governments, industry and other organisations, our research has an impact and will help solve some of the biggest challenges of our time.

Some of our current projects include advanced materials development, musculoskeletal research and rapid infection diagnosis. 

Research by department

Our departments are supported in their work by our dedicated research centres.

Our research centres

Our research centres span a wide variety of disciplines, including engineering, environmental science and applied computer science. 

Research across the University

Much of our research activity takes place across a variety of disciplines, schools and the wider University. Find out more about our research: