Research within the Institute of Life and Earth Sciences (ILES) falls within the three departments of Environment, Health and Food Science. In addition to these three departments our International Centre for Island Technology (ICIT), based at Heriot-Watt's Orkney Campus in Stromness, is internationally recognised for its research, training and consultancy in renewable energy, marine science and environmental resources.

For an up to date list of all ILES research publications please visit the Institute's section of the Heriot-Watt Research Gateway.