Our research impact

We have entered a new and exciting era for research at the University of Derby. Research is a fundamental part of our identity as an academic institution and the work we do has a real impact.

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University of Derby joins council and major employers in promoting vision for the city as a centre for fuel innovation

Research programme funded by the Economic and Social Research Council will involve studies in the UK, Belgium and the Netherlands.

Freight train engine with wagons travelling on tracks in the UK

University working with industry partners to help meet the government's net zero carbon emissions target for the UK.

Illustration for the movie Armored Saint: A Band of Brothers

Documentary of Los Angeles band Armored Saint created by University of Derby academic and students.

The £1.75 million Facility for Omics Research in Metabolism (FORM) will focus on the effect that foods, vitamins, supplements, and drugs have on the human body

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From the future of energy supply to connecting with nature - what our researchers are working on.

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