World-class research

As a Russell Group university, research plays a central role within the School. Our research is supported by a mixture of European, national and industrial funding, providing a balanced portfolio of activity that feeds into our teaching.

Below is a comprehensive list of the research topics of expertise of all members of academic staff in the department and school. The document indicates areas of research in which staff may be willing to supervise PhD students. These information was provided by staff members or collect from staff members’ website. 

Autonomous Systems Autonomous systems

Autonomous systems

Autonomous systems looks at intelligent software, robotics, and coordination in decentralised systems.

Data Science Data science

Data science

Data science is concerned with the analysis of both data and knowledge.

Biomedical Science and Engineering Biomedical science

Biomedical science and engineering

Biomedical Science and engineering focuses on the design, fabrication, analysis and modelling of micro & nanostructures.

Energy Technologies and Complex Systems Energy technologies

Energy technologies and complex systems

Energy technologies and complex systems looks at the simulation and empirical analysis of an electrical plant in power networks.

Networks and Communications Networks and communications

Networks and communications

Networks and communications focuses upon the theoretical modelling of networks and their surrounding environments.

Sensor City Sensor City

Research with Sensor City

Research with Sensor City includes working with sensors which are the crucial link of capturing data between technological devices and the world around them.