Beacons of excellence have been established to champion our field-leading research to tackle global challenges.

They will drive significant internal investment into our internationally renowned research areas and support our vision by increasing collaboration, strengthening networks and partnerships, attracting diverse funding and raising the reputation of our world-changing research. Beacons related to energy are:

Propulsion Futures Beacon

Propulsion Futures

At the heart of a revolution in greener transport; electrified propulsion.

Green Chemicals Beacon

Green Chemicals

Securing the sustainable bio-economy of the future.

Smart Products Beacon

Smart Products

Technology research that will enhance the way we live, work, play and travel.



Find out more about our Beacons of Excellence