Our research staff in engineering are involved in a number of exciting research projects.
We work collaboratively with business, industry and academic partners to develop ‘real world’ applied solutions focused on knowledge based engineering, bioenergy, powertrain test and development, and advanced manufacturing and materials.
Requirements Engineering in Model Based Systems Engineering
The aim of this research is to investigate the current state of requirements engineering and…
Advanced cost models for application in composite aero-engine components
This project aims to develop an advanced cost modelling system capable of evaluating product unit…
Technology Selection Framework for Virtual Design Engineering Automation
The aim of this research is to develop a technology selection framework to assist with the…
Research in this area is conducted in the following groups:
Knowledge Based Engineering is an innovative method for Design Engineering Automation, allowing businesses to model engineering processes for rapid product development.
The Bioenergy research group combines fundamental research with business engagement, product and process innovation and knowledge transfer.
Advanced Powertrain Systems supports a wide range of research, development and test programmes with the automotive industry and other research organisations.
The Advanced Manufacturing and Materials research and development group working closely with a number of manufacturing businesses.