Welcome to the Smart Zone – the gateway to next generation technologies.
Be a part of the future of technology in our Smart Zone, 繁华的发明中心, 创新和创造. 该区域横跨两层, and houses dedicated workshop space, the latest in digital technology, and high-end computing facilities.
全新的£1.3m space is packed with facilities and is the biggest collaboration space on campus, connecting potential with expertise and problems with solutions.
不管你是学生, 工作人员, 或合作伙伴, you can bring your ideas to life using the latest digital and immersive technologies in our unique engineering and maker spaces. No matter what your specialism – whether it be fashion engineering, computing or health – the Smart Zone encourages you to work and learn alongside each other, opening up endless opportunities for the fluid and dynamic use of facilities.
As you enter the Mellor建筑 on our 大学路 campus, you’ll be greeted by the dedicated fabrication lab. Where students and partners are constantly working with the latest robotics, sensors and soldering equipment. You’ll also see the inventors of the future working on both small and large-scale projects in dedicated pods, 使用工作台, laser cutting and milling tools to create new and innovative products. You’ll also find our state-of-the-art 3 d印制局, 哪里可以扫描, design and manufacture working components.
Step into a digital world to find a high-spec, 大容量机房, where new software and hardware is constantly being developed and tested. Part of the Immersive Lounge also includes our green screen studio and VIVE equipped VR arcade that can literally plug real-world objects, 甚至人, 进入虚拟环境. 也盯着天空, as the first floor contains our dedicated indoor drone space – dedicated to the development of camera and flight technology.