We offer research for the MSc by research and PhD degrees in the mainstream areas of signal processing, virtual reality and artificial life, educational technology, human factors, speech technologies, multimodal interaction, computer engineering, communications, control engineering, digital systems, power and solid-state devices and also in specialist areas such as acoustics and sonar, image processing, and high-critical-temperature superconductivity. For areas of research available, see the Electronic, Electrical and Systems Engineering Research page.
About ten per cent of our higher degree students work externally, employed full-time. We have particularly strong links with BT, the Defence Research Agency, London Underground Ltd and Kodak Ltd. Our research is funded roughly 50:50 by the EPSRC and industry/EU.
Postgraduate doctoral research programmes
Postgraduate research opportunities
Listed below are our current research project vacancies. Follow the links for details of the project and how to apply.