Getting to the EDC

About Newcastle

Grey's monument

Newcastle upon Tyne is one of the largest cities in the North-East and is located at the southern end of the beautiful county of Northumberland. The city of Newcastle is accessible from the A1 motorway and is one of the major stops on the East Coast main railway line. Newcastle also has an intenational airport, which is a short drive from the City Centre.

EDC location

The EDC is located in Merz Court, which is also the home of the School of Chemical Engineering and Advanced Materials.


Parking on campus can easily be arranged for visitors on request.


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Location of Merz Court on Campus

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Location of the Newcastle University in the city

Contact the EDC

For further details of the EDC's activities please get in touch with us through our contact page.

Commercial Research at Newcastle University

A full list of commercially available research facilities for Newcastle University can be found on the Services for Business web pages.

Highlight for April 2008

Integrated Modelling for Strategic Planning

Strategic planning for sustainability requires complex systems to be modelled.

Because of this complexity, it is unrealistic to develop new and comprehensive models for each of the numerous possible situations likely to be encountered. Many models already exist ...

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About the Events Diary

Upcoming seminars

The EDC often hosts, arranges or is associated with a wide variety of seminars related to its activities.

These seminars (often in association with an engineering institute) are always open to students and staff at the university and often to the public.

Upcoming events will be listed on this website in the future. Please check back from time to time for updates.