The University of Manchester's research has real-world impact beyond academia. We are at the forefront of the search for solutions to some of the world's most pressing problems, seeking to be a global force for positive change.
From tackling cancer and poverty to finding the energy solutions of the future, our research is making a real difference to the quality of people's lives across the globe. Search our Research Explorer to find out more.
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The University will work with international partners to design new technologies for remote sensing from satellites.
Manchester scientists are helping to develop new a robotic system that can use a wider range of sensors than ever before.
A consortium of organisations has been created to form a specialist knowledge hub to help people across Europe tackle energy poverty.
Researchers have built on Alan Turing's work to prove the feasibility of a computer that is exponentially faster than its quantum counterpart.
A new partnership between universities and industry has been funded with £4.6m to develop robots for use in nuclear clean-ups.
Researchers are a step closer to understanding how the darkness of atmospheric soot particles is controlled by transparent coatings.
The University of Manchester's research beacons are examples of pioneering discoveries, interdisciplinary collaboration and cross-sector partnerships that are tackling some of the biggest questions facing the planet.