Technology & Design
Good design is at the heart of an innovative society. It enables us to tackle the challenges of an ageing population and economic growth, while balancing the need for long-term sustainability. We have design engineers working on biomedical engineering, applied artificial intelligence, tribology, creative design and design modelling, advanced materials and material evaluation, renewable technology and sustainable design.
Design engineers work on biomedical engineering, applied artificial intelligence, tribology, creative design and design modelling, advanced materials and material evaluation, renewable technology and sustainable design. Read about the latest news, projects and research developments in this theme here.
Together with Zayed University in the UAE, the ESOTICS group in Bournemouth University are working on a new project designing future software tools to assist in combatting the problematic use of... »
The team presented the EROGamb project at William Hill Responsible Gambling week (Nov 5th – 7th, 2018). EROGamb project lead, Dr Raian Ali, gave a seminar at William Hill in London, which... »
Matthew Robert Bennett, Bournemouth University and Marcin Budka, Bournemouth University Museums are often perceived as dusty cabinets full off dead and ancient things, especially those institutions you’ve never heard off.... »
The Centre for Digital Entertainment has been shortlisted for Best Educational Initiative in the TIGA Games Industry Awards 2018. You can find out more about the awards here. Bournemouth University... »
The Virtual Avebury project will be holding a showcase afternoon between 14:00 – 16:00 on 3 October 2018 in room F202. Staff and students are welcome to come along, don a... »
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Good design is at the heart of an innovative society and BU research is being applied across a range of industries in the UK and overseas. Read more about the impact of our research here.
The growth of online gambling and the proliferation of smart phones has enabled people to gamble in different ways, and outside of premises such as casinos where staff have the... »
PhD Researcher Amen Alrobai delivered a well received presentation at the 6th International Working Conference on Human-Centred Software Engineering. This conference was held in Stockholm, Sweden, between the 29th and 31st... »
Operation Integratus are a group of musicians, technologists, composers, instrument builders working within the Experimental Media Research Group (EMERGE) of Bournemouth University, UK. Using augmented and experimental musical instruments and... »
The described impact has resulted from collaborative research between the Smart Technology Research Centre from Bournemouth University (BU) and Lufthansa Systems (LSY). The efforts focused on improving the quality of... »
The epidural simulator research project based at Data Science Institute, Bournemouth University has received multiple international awards, and has attracted coverage from newspapers, magazines, members of parliament and online news. The simulator has been... »
We involve and interact with our research users and general public through events, workshops, lectures and other collaborative opportunities. Public engagement informs our research and shares our knowledge.
BU has a vibrant postgraduate community and members of BU’s Graduate School work across a range of disciplines. Research degrees and doctoral opportunities are listed on the Graduate School web pages. Learn more about our current postgraduate researchers and their projects in this section.