The School of Electronic and Electrical Engineering is one of the leading Electronic and Electrical Engineering schools in the UK with over 100 years’ experience in both teaching and research excellence. We’re in the top five in the UK for the quality of our research, in our unit of assessment, according to the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014.
Research and innovation
Our research includes pioneering work on: switched-reluctance drives; microwave network analysers; filters and semiconductor devices; terahertz technology, including quantum cascade lasers; bio-sensors; and energy-efficient communications networks.
News and events
The Faculty of Engineering was commended for outstanding performance in…More
Quantum cascade lasers (QCLs) are unipolar optoelectronic devices that exploit optical transitions between engineered electronic subbands created in multiple coupled semiconductor quantum wells.More