Innovation for health
Innovation for health research in the Faculty for Engineering and Physical Sciences includes: medical engineering such as biomedical, chemical, electrical and physical sciences such as chemistry, computing, mathematics. We work closely with colleagues in the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences across many medical indications, including cancer and cardiovascular science.
Find an expert
Our research helps to diagnose, treat, recover from and prevent illness and disease.
Centres and groups
We host multidisciplinary centres and groups addressing all of our strengths including; biomaterials, medical physics, medical devices, medical modelling, artificial intelligence and analytics, sensors, apps and nanomaterials for health, as well as our strengths in chronobiology, immunity, healthy ageing, cancer, nutrition and cardiology.
Addressing goals and challenges
Our research works towards addressing the University's grand challenges and United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.
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Professor Paul Smith
Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Executive Dean (FEPS)
Professor Julie Yeomans
Professor of Ceramic Materials, Associate Dean (Research and Innovation)
The information on this website was derived from a Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences (FEPS) Health Scoping questionnaire and Faculty and Asset Mapping Exercise (FAME).
"Directing the Faculty and Asset Mapping Exercise (FAME) has brought together researchers across faculties, disciplines and specialisations to share knowledge and communicate their achievements both internal and external to the University."Prof Carol Lane, Director of Faculty and Asset Mapping Innovation for Health Programme