No 1 in the UK for research output

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The only Department in the UK and one of the best in the world dedicated to Control and Systems Engineering

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Water-based reconfigurable robot

Researchers and students from the Department of Automatic Control and Systems Engineering have created an aquatic robot that could help in search and rescue missions.

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ACSE celebrates outstanding REF results

We are ranked ahead of all but Oxford and Cambridge. The 2014 Research Excellence Framework assessed that 96% of our research was world leading or internationally excellent.

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Our research addresses challenges posed by complex natural and man-made systems, the demand for higher levels of autonomy and intelligence of future engineering systems.

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