Faculty of Engineering

Research Impact

Our research impact has some of the highest levels of reach and significance in the UK (Research Excellence Framework 2021).

We are committed to ensuring our multidisciplinary research benefits industry, society, the economy, and the environment, developing solutions for the challenges of our time. 

Browse our impact success stories and let us show you what we do.



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Success Stories

We seek to ensure our research contributes outside of academia advancing a global society.

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Technology Transfer

Industries look to harness our revolutionary technologies transferring them into their businesses.

Professor Dragos Axinte and team win at the 2018 Knowledge Exchange and Impact Awards

Prizes and Awards

Our world-leading research has earnt recognition from industry, institutes and professional bodies.



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COP26: Net Zero Aviation

Our world leading aerospace, materials and energy research is helping the UK take the global lead in securing net zero aviation.

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COP26: Climate Change

Our engineers are tackling climate change by adapting our cities, transport, and energy production and consumption.

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Knowledge, Engaged Podcasts

Listen to our passionate researchers talk about their work and how it makes a difference in the world.




Sustainable futures impact studies View all
Long live the tomato Read more
Jet engine
Robot engineers reduce carbon emissions for aviation companies Read more
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Good for cows, good for the planet Read more


Faculty of Engineering

The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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