Arms and Armour Research Institute

The Arms and Armour Research Institute consists of a multidisciplinary team of academics selected for their academic expertise across areas including History, Archaeology, Forensic and Materials Science.


Institute of Railway Research (IRR)

The Institute of Railway Research (IRR) at the University of Huddersfield was formed in August 2012 with the aim to become a world leading centre of railway engineering research. 


Institute for Skin integrity

The Institute for Skin integrity and infection prevention was formed in 2014, as a collaboration between the School of Human and Health Sciences, School of Computing and Engineering and School of Applied Sciences. 


Turbocharger Research Group (TRG)Turbocharger Rese

The Turbocharger Research Group (TRG) at The University of Huddersfield has been established to develop training to support companies at the forefront of this world-leading technology and to conduct research relating to the use of turbochargers. 



Centre for Precision Technologies (CPT)

The Centre for Precision Technologies (CPT) is a centre of excellence for collaborative metrology research, solving real-world manufacturing problems through cutting edge metrology research in precision engineering. 


Ion Beam Centre (IBC)

The Ion Beam Centre (IBC) research revolves around the use of electron microscopy to study the interaction of energetic particles with matter.

Research Groups


Energy Emissions and Environment Research Group

The work of the Energy, Emissions and Environment Research Group (EEERG) focuses on supporting national energy needs through research supported by the government, industry and the EU.

Commercial Research Groups


Innovative Physical Organic Solutions (IPOS)

IPOS is a commercial research group based at the University of Huddersfield offering analytical and chemical process development services to the chemical industry.