Lab on a Chip

The Faculty of Science and Engineering is a community of leading-edge researchers working towards the common goals of discovery, innovation and enterprise, whose excellence is acknowledged locally, nationally and globally.

Our researchers push the boundaries of science and engineering, working with industry, governments, agencies and research institutions to make a global impact.

Visit our research blog

Visit our research blog for the latest research news from across the Faculty of Science and Engineering.

The blog includes news about our latest research studies, papers, grants, plus pieces published by our researchers and postgraduate students on news site The Conversation.

Research in Focus 2016

'Research in Focus 2016' brochure

Download the 'Research in Focus 2016' brochure.

The Faculty of Science and Engineering 2016 research brochure highlights some of the novel and exciting research being conducted across our Faculty.

If you would like a hard copy/copies of the brochure, please email your request to

Business and consultancy services

Business services and consultancy

If your business has a problem to be solved, or you have the next 'big idea' that requires cutting-edge research and development, the University can help you. Contact the Knowledge Exchange Partnership to work with us.

Our Institute for Chemistry in Industry also provides a commercial materials analysis service for industry. The Institute provide analytical services expertise for materials research, troubleshooting, and quality problems.

PhD opportunities

PhD opportunities

View details of funded and self-funded PhD opportunities.

We offer a range of exciting projects in all science and engineering subject areas. Many projects are interdisciplinary and/or in collaboration with industry.

If you choose to carry out your postgraduate studies with us, you will become part of a vibrant, forward-thinking research community.

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