Research impact

Research at Manchester is about more than results. Our aim is to apply our expertise in order to find solutions to the grand challenges society faces. We strive to shape the international agenda in collaboration with our partners in industry, government and academia.

Discover the impact our research has in the real world by reading the features below.

Multisensor System's E-Nose 'smells' fuel in water

Novel sensors to detect chemical odours and monitor water, industrial and environmental pollution.
Pollution

Carbon Calculations over the Life Cycle of Industrial Activities (CCaLC)

Development of software tools so companies can estimate the 'cradle to grave' carbon footprint of their commercial products.
Refinery

Pinch technology

Process integration technology reduces greenhouse gases.
Storage tanks

Best Route Innovative Technology Evaluation and Selection Techniques (Britest)

Manchester makes chemical processing more profitable.
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