Mechanical, Electrical and Manufacturing Engineering

Research

Case studies

Our academic teams, partners and graduates have achieved many outstanding results as highlighted in the case studies below.

iLET System

Increasing patient access to life-changing treatment for diabetes.  

iLET System

Enhancing industrial electronic soldering methods

Innovative efficiencies in the design of electronic products and their manufacturing processes.

Enhancing industrial electronic soldering methods

Re-engineering the football

Revolutionising the design, testing and manufacture of cutting-edge sports equipment

Re-engineering the football

Improving HDV exhaust system efficiencies

State-of-the-art optical diagnostic facilities and advanced computational modelling will revolutionise HDV efficiencies

Improving HDV exhaust system efficiencies

Project HOTFIRE - the drive for greener cars

Developing a downsized, fuel efficient, low emissions, high power output car engine

Project HOTFIRE - the drive for greener cars

Innovative world-leading street trials bikes

Leading the street riding market with creative and stylish designs

Innovative world-leading street trials bikes

Manufacture of human stem cells to improve health and quality of life

Developing manufacturing systems to enable large scale production of human stem cells for therapeutic use

Manufacture of human stem cells to improve health and quality of life

Optimising dual fuel technologies

Collaborative cutting-edge research revolutionises duel fuel engines – saving money and protecting the environment

Optimising dual fuel technologies

Developing innovative products to tackle everyday problems

Thoughtful product design makes life easier and more attractive

Developing innovative products to tackle everyday problems

Optimising vibro-impact systems

The development of safer and more efficient hand-held tools for industrial operators

Optimising vibro-impact systems

Enabling modern communication systems

Metamaterials research underpins the development of novel antennas

Enabling modern communication systems

Protecting marine mammals

Underwater acoustics expertise prevents by-catch of cetaceans whilst supporting fisheries

Protecting marine mammals

CommAgility - world-leading developer of mobile technologyProtecting marine mammals

Award-winning, world-leading developer of embedded signal processing and radio modules

CommAgility - world-leading developer of mobile technologyProtecting marine mammals

Multi-disciplinary and multi-scale systems

Model-based systems engineering and advanced visualisation techniques synthesise complex information

Multi-disciplinary and multi-scale systems

Research Rising Star - Piotr Kaminski

Novel research is improving the efficiency of photovoltaic devices

Research Rising Star - Piotr Kaminski

Predicting PV performance

Knowing how a PV panel will perform underpins the uptake of this vital technology

Predicting PV performance

Extracting critical information from sensor measurements

Improved efficiency and security of wireless communication in critical situations

Extracting critical information from sensor measurements