Engineering Systems and Design

Recognised internationally for far-reaching, stakeholder-needs defined research, we combine Systems Thinking with world-leading expertise in the design and manufacture of high value products and industrial systems.

The design of high value systems that truly fulfil societal needs and meet global challenges has never been more important.

Professor Ben Hicks, Head of Group


The research group tackles cross-disciplinary problems in infrastructure and industrial systems which include:

  • Future Cities (including rural areas)
  • Safety Critical Systems
  • Asset Management
  • Transport
  • High Value Products
  • Manufacturing Systems
  • Mega Engineering projects
  • Systems Centre
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