Explore our research

Explore our research

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The scope of UCLan’s research activity is far-reaching - from working with NASA on solar dynamics, with the Department of Health on sector-leading stroke research, with industry on cutting-edge digital media projects and collaboration with the Football Association, Professional Golfers Association and International Olympic Committee on sport and exercise science research. Find out more about the world-leading research with real-world impact that our research staff undertake.

Breakthrough Research

Our 'Breakthrough' research is categorised into four strands:

Within each of these strands, there are a number of themes and related groups that build a rich picture of the excellence, breadth and depth of our innovative and cutting-edge research.

You can browse our A-Z listings of themes and groups. Each grouping page contains details of the projects, staff and facilities related to that area of research.

Alternatively, you can search for details on all of our themes, groups, researchers, and projects using the search box in the top right of this page.