Scientific impact at Warwick
Impact through investigation
We create the future with cutting-edge research, new thinking, and innovative technologies.
Our departments and research centres guide the engineers, doctors, and inventors of tomorrow. We are dedicated to unearthing new discoveries that have a real impact on the way we live. At the subatomic scale or in the distant corners of the universe, our research is always looking deeper. From big data to medicine and astrophysics, Warwick is breaking new ground and reshaping our shared future.
Find out more about how Warwick is making a difference with these case studies.
Maximising the Value of Witness Evidence
Confronting the unreliability of the human memory
Developing Drug Dosage Delivery
The next generation of medical skin patches
The Lifelong Effects of Premature Birth
Changing policy worldwide to support the development of preterm babies
Improving Road Safety Education and Driver Training
Raising awareness of the need to pay attention on the road
Youth Mental Health Policy
Reforming services on the regional, national and international scale
Changing the Landscape of Drug Delivery
Enabling the pharmaceutical industry to deliver better quality medicines
Responsive Modelling of the COVID-19 Pandemic
Providing insights to influence pandemic policy
Next Generation Biosensors
Building a platform for emergency stroke diagnosis
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REF 2021 has recognised 92% of Warwick's research as world-leading or internationally excellent. In the most recent REF results – announced in May 2022 - a remarkable 50% of our submitted research was awarded the highest possible rating of ‘world leading’ (4 stars). A further 42% is ‘internationally excellent’ (3 stars).