The Department is internationally renowned for the quality of its research. In the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF), the Department submitted over 90% of its academic staff. The quality profile, as judged by the REF, showed that 90% of the research was internationally excellent or world leading in terms of originality, significance, and rigour. 16% of our papers were judged to be world leading.
The Department of Engineering includes these research groups:
The Department also hosts research in the following cross-disciplinary groupings: