Cranfield University Departments

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Cranfield University Departments

We have Centres, Institutes and Groups that undertake world-class research in our specialised areas of academic expertise. Search by theme or filter your results on the right hand side.
  • Advanced Vehicle Engineering Centre

    Providing research, development, education and training for the automotive and motorsport sector

    Aeromechanical Systems Group

    We are a research group with diverse expertise in both aeronautical and power systems

    Aerospace Integration Research Centre

    The AIRC is being built with co-investment partners Airbus and Rolls-Royce, supported by the Higher Education Funding Council for England

    Archaeological and Forensic Analysis Group

    We provide a wide range of scientific and analytical expertise for the archaeological and forensic communities

    Bioenergy and Resource Management Centre

    Works alongside leading industrial and academic bioenergy partners to deliver high quality research, teaching, design and consultancy

    Centre for Aeronautics

    One of the world’s largest centres of postgraduate education & research in aircraft design, aerodynamics and advanced modelling

    Centre for Air Transport Management

    We are globally recognised as one of the leading centres researching and teaching in Air Transport Management

    Centre for Atmospheric Informatics and Emissions Technology

    Helps to advance our understanding of how emissions contribute to large scale atmospheric shifts

    Centre for Autonomous & Cyber-Physical Systems

    The Centre for Cyber-Physical Systems has a leading reputation in autonomous and space systems, with over 15 years of research in this field

    Centre for Competitive Creative Design

    The Centre for Design is the international centre for strategic product and service creativity

    Centre for Computational Engineering Sciences

    Using algorithm development, modelling and simulation, enabled by high performance computing, we gain insight into complex problems

    Centre for Defence Acquisition

    The UK’s leading centre of excellence for research and education in defence procurement, logistics and supply chain management