OUR RESEARCH CENTRES
Cornwall Air Quality Forum
The Forum operates as a co-operative which includes Local Authorities, the County Council and Cornwall College and examines both ambient and indoor air quality at sites within Cornwall.
Research as part of an MSc into rapid prototyping technology for local engineering and design SMEs, aimed at getting first designs into prototype stage much more quickly. Student research into design solutions for replacements to the King Harry Ferry.
Duchy College, Rosewarne, Horticulture Department
Currently conducting a series of Brassica trials
Motor Vehicle, Camborne
In partnership with Rover cars, the Centre is involved with research into developing electronic systems aimed at detecting fatigue in drivers and producing an alert signal to avoid loss of concentration and sleep.
The Organic Studies Centre
Committed to the delivery of a high quality trials and demonstration programme for organic agriculture in Cornwall and Isles of Scilly. This will be achieved by working closely with organic producers, conducting sound scientific investigation and ensuring effective dissemination of information.
The Rural Business School
Staff at the Centre are involved in a wide range of research and training activities in Cornwall, in the wider south west of England and also through national and international projects.