The University of Edinburgh is one of the largest and most successful universities in the UK with an international reputation as a centre of academic excellence.
It is home to over 30,000 students and attracts students and staff from 140 countries. The Institute for Energy Systems (IES) is one of 6 multi-disciplinary institutes within the School of Engineering at the University. IES is home to 26 academic staff, 28 research staff and around 70 postgraduate students. It delivers world leading research in low carbon energy systems, technology and policy with areas of expertise including: ocean energy; innovation; life-cycle analysis; resource modelling and measurement; hydrodynamics; thermodynamics; and power systems.