Aeronautical, Mechanical, Chemical and Manufacturing Engineering (UoA 12)

Almost all of the research in this UoA is officially classified as world-leading or internationally excellent in terms of originality, significance and rigour.

The following academic units formed the submission to UoA 12:

  • School of Chemical Engineering and Advanced Materials
  • School of Mechanical and Systems Engineering
  • School of Marine Science and Technology

Within the academic units there are nine research areas. You can find out more about our staff and projects in each area:

  • advanced materials
  • bioengineering
  • design, manufacture and materials
  • electrochemical engineering science
  • marine technology
  • MEMS and sensors
  • fluid dynamics and thermal systems
  • process intensification and catalysis
  • process modelling and optimisation

The following case studies demonstrate the impact of our research:


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