We are a world-leading centre for research, education and consultancy on a diverse range of specialities in electronic and digital attack and protection. The Centre’s capabilities are widely respected within the defence and security sector, serving an extensive range of students, clients and organisations. Read more Read less

Our cyber security research and teaching examine the interactions between people, organisations and technology with expertise ranging from psychology to management science, systems science and information systems. We carry out research and teaching in the areas of cyber and influence, applied cognitive science and information and decision management.

Meanwhile, our electronic warfare disciplines focus on electronic attack, electronic protection and electronic warfare support through communications and networks, sensors, signals and autonomy, which includes unmanned aerial vehicles and unmanned autonomous systems.

Our research is world leading and our staff have an international reputation. They have contributed to the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014, the UK’s system for assessing the quality of research in higher education. We were ranked second only to Imperial College for Research Power.

We shape, add breadth and question traditional approaches with the aim of influencing practice and policy and delivering a real-world impact. We are proud of our strong connections with government, industry and business, and academia, and our work bridges the gap between the different sectors.

The Centre also operates the Digital Forensics Unit.