Coastal Processes Research Group - Loe Bar near Porthleven, Cornwall
Our world-leading expertise and facilities in cyber security drive innovative solutions to protect infrastructure at sea.
Our forecasting and analysing of extreme natural events, alongside ground-breaking numerical modelling and novel engineering solutions, underpin impact mitigation of flooding and other coastal hazards.

Research centres and groups

Through our whole-system transdisciplinary approach to solutions-oriented research, we are accelerating sustainable developments to safeguard our seas

Maritime cyber security ship simulator

Maritime Cyber Threats research group

UAV Flight over Slapton Sands for Photogrammetry

Coastal Processes Research Group (CPRG)

Aerial view of volcano Etna

Active tectonics and geohazards


More projects aiming for safer seas


Making an impact through leading research and expertise

Our longstanding, reputable portfolio of research and innovation, ensures we are well-placed to address the UN Sustainable Development Goals and inform national and international policy.

Study opportunities

Our marine- and ocean-related degrees are supporting the next generation of thinkers and change-makers to make our seas more safe.