We strive to engineer a difference and for our research to have a real impact. Take a look at the impact of our research in the overview provided here and click on the links for further information on each case study.
FLITE, a computational aerodynamics system, has revolutionised the speed of aerodynamic design work and has been used by NASA, BAE Systems, Airbus and BLOODHOUND SSC.
Research by the Welsh Centre for Printing and Coating (WCPC) has generated significant, multi-million pound, economic impact in the printable electronics and packaging industries.
Our internationally-recognised research on membrane processes and Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM) techniques has had a significant impact in a wide range of industries.
Creation and use of advanced simulation technology by international mining corporations, which has produced considerable economic benefit to industrial sponsors.
Our invention, trialling, adoption and commercialisation of technology for the early detection of abnormal blood clots.
As the UK’s leading centre for coated steel corrosion, collaborating with Tata Steel, we have developed new functionally coated metal construction products carrying 40 year warranties.
Our internationally-leading computational research work has made a profound impact on the solution of industrial problems involving coupled field, multi-fracturing phenomena.
Our University Technology Centre (UTC) in Materials has made significant technological contribution to the manufacture of efficient gas turbine engines, leading to a significant reduction in fuel consumption.