Research and innovation

Research at Edinburgh Napier University is creating high-quality knowledge that benefits the social, cultural and economic life of the society we serve. Simply put, we aim to deliver outward-looking research that can transform communities – whether that is the rollout of a national telemonitoring service to lower blood pressure, saving mangrove forests in Kenya or establishing the world’s first innovation centre for mountain biking

Explore our research

Research conducted at Edinburgh Napier University brings together our academic staff, students and external partners to solve real-world problems, influence policy and deliver positive societal change.

Impact case studies

World-leading imagery techniques

Professor Kenny Mitchell and the pioneering science behind Hollywood’s outstanding visual effects

Research news

Keep up to date with research stories from Edinburgh Napier

Meet our researchers

Get to know the people behind the research at Edinburgh Napier. From established experts to graduate students, find out more about their careers, their lives outside academia, and what lessons they’ve learned so far.