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Our research is encompassed within four overarching themes: Creatives Industries; Environment; Security and Society.
Our Creative Industries theme explores Games, Creative Technologies and Digital Culture.
Our Environment theme explores Life and Environmental Systems, Sustainable Technologies, Business Governance and Policy, Food and Nutrition
Our Security theme explores Cybersecurity, Forensic Psychology, Forensic Science and Law.
Our Society theme explores Mental and Physical Health, Learning and Education, Governance and Social Responsibility.
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Take a closer look at how we can work together to have a positive impact on the world around us.
Spotlight on PhD Student Eva Sidlauskaite, find out about her thesis, her time at the graduate school and her next steps.
The study used a by-product from rapeseed oil.
A closer look at important research
Projects demonstrating the diverse application of videogames
A recent recipient of the ELN Award
Innovation for Games and Media Enterprise
A look back at important Abertay research
We look back at important Abertay research
Research finds even temporary ownership aids memory for items
Research analyses uses for new hyperspectral device
The study shows animals with 'disruptive' camouflage may not be recognised fo...
The study looked at the damage capabilities of potentially lethal bow and arr...
The study from Dr Neil Kirk used Dundonian words like 'sassages' and 'oxter'...