Research Areas

Earth Systems and Environmental Science

Environmental Science Research is organised around three core groups:(i) the Centre for Aviation, Transport and the Environment (CATE), (ii)the Centre for Mathematical Modelling and Flow Analysis (CMMFA) and (iii) the Centre for Earth and Ecosystem Responses to Environmental Change (CEEREC).

Materials Science

Material Science Research is focused into three main areas - Surface Engineering; Organic Polymer Materials and their Properties; Advanced Materials: Synthesis, Properties and Applications.


Computer Science
Computer ScienceResearch in this area is concentrated on four main areas of expertise: Distributed Artificial Intelligence; Image and Sensory Computation; Information Systems; Multimedia.

General Engineering

General EngineeringResearch in this area is concentrated on two main areas of expertise: Computational Modelling and Simulation and
Control Engineering