MIU: Medical & Industrial Ultrasonics

MIU: Medical & Industrial Ultrasonics

Welcome to the MIU: Medical & Industrial Ultrasonics research cluster site.

The Medical and Industrial Ultrasonics (MIU) cluster brings together people in an environment that stimulates world-leading research, which is shared with academia, industry, clinicians and the public, and provides research-led training for future leaders in ultrasonics. 

Building on the foundation of ultrasonics research established at the University in 1996 by Prof Margaret Lucas, MIU has a core team of 8 academics, with over 30 researchers, bringing in over £1.5M per annum, from RCUK, NIH, Wellcome Trust and other sources.

MIU is managing the recently awarded EPSRC funded £7.7m Ultrasurge programme grant, led by Prof Lucas.


MIU has three dedicated research labs with state of the art equipment helping us focus on our research goals in: