University of Kent, Expertise

Academic expertise

Delivered with an innovative, creative and enterprising approach

  Our subject experts are leaders in their field having real-world experience of delivering innovative solutions helping you to achieve a range of business objectives, including increasing productivity, growing sales, reducing costs and developing new products and services.  

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Collaborate with us

Our research excellence comprises internationally renowned subject specialists, and is designed to produce creative and practical solutions. Your business can benefit from this wealth of knowledge through our tailored consultancy services, along with training, funding and partnering opportunities.  

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Innovation in Practice

Explore how our research impacts the world and contributes to culture, the environment, science and society.  

Meet our academics

Professor John Batchelor from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts

John's research focuses on RFID based low power sensing technologies and their applications for everyday life.

Dr Donna Arnold, School of Chemistry and Forensic Science

Donna is particularly interested in designing materials with specific functionality - the materials of the future.

Honorary Professor Louis Passfield, School of Sport and Exercise Science

Louis' work focuses on data modelling, training and performance, to help change the way we understand the process of training in sport.