Research at Birkbeck
Discover our research: Moon village
Professor Ian Crawford considers the challenges and likelihood of establishing a base of operations on the moon (Photograph: ESAFoster + Partners)
Discover our research: The challenge of Brazilian design
As the Rio 2016 Summer Paralympic Games comes to a close, our PhD student Federico Duarte, looks into the iconography of the Games' visual identity
Discover our research: Toddlers and tablets
A Birkbeck co-authored study has shown that early touchscreen use – and in particular actively scrolling the screen – correlates with increased fine motor control in toddlers
Discover our research: Storm impact
A study has revealed the destructive impact of recent storms on the East Anglian coastline
Discover our research: Team GB's Rio 2016 success
- Themes title
Research with impact
Birkbeck is one of the world’s leading research-intensive institutions. Our scholarship informs public policy, achieves scientific advances, supports the economy, promotes culture and the arts, and makes a positive difference to society.
- Our Schools
Our Schools and research centres
Birkbeck’s five academic Schools and more than 40 specialist research centres work with government, business and educational and scientific institutions globally to extend the boundaries of knowledge.