World's thinnest gold created

Scientists at the University of Leeds have created a new form of gold which is just two atoms thick

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World's thinnest gold created

New Executive Dean

Professor Nora de Leeuw has been announced as the inaugural Executive Dean of the Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences

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New Executive Dean

Cutting-edge experimental rail facility

One of the most advanced conventional and high speed rail research facilities in the world will be in Leeds

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Cutting-edge experimental rail facility
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Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences

The Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences is a new faculty, which brings together the faculties of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences from 1st August 2019.

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Research degrees

Whether you’re looking to begin an academic career or want to develop your skills and expertise for a career in industry, studying for a PhD will be a journey that will stimulate your passion for your subject and push you to reach your potential.

Research and innovation

The range and scope of our research is extensive and covers all of the major engineering disciplines, including cross cutting themes such as energy, materials, medical engineering and artificial intelligence, with theoretical, experimental and modelling work underpinning all areas.

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Technology to toughen mobile phone screens

A University of Leeds spin-out which is pioneering a new way to make…

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Scientists create the world's thinnest gold

Scientists at the University of Leeds have created a new form of gold which…

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Engineering stronger ethics

Ethicists at the University of Leeds have developed a vision for a new…

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Final Year Undergraduate Wins the University of Leeds Beaumont Award 2019

Final year undergraduate student, Ellie Marigold, supervised by Professor…

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Our open days are a great way to discover more about your desired subject area, our fantastic facilities on campus, and life at Leeds.

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Our open days are a great way to discover more about your desired subject area, our fantastic facilities on campus, and life at Leeds.

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The IEEE UK & Ireland Young Professionals and the University of Leeds IEEE Student Branch are collaborating to organise the 2nd Postgraduate STEM Research Symposium on 23rd October at the University.

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Our annual STEM Careers Fair will give you the opportunity to speak to industry about placements, internships and graduate positions on offer.

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We have an expert team within the Faculty of Engineering which supports our academics to exchange vital knowledge and experience with industry and other organisations.

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We have a dedicated Employability Team that provide businesses with access to our talented engineering and computing students through a free end-to-end, managed recruitment service.

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We have a strong commitment to supporting women in engineering and computing and this is reflected in the number of female academics and students working and studying within the Faculty of Engineering.

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Throughout the year we organise and deliver events and activities that highlight the range of subjects and careers within the fascinating world of engineering and computing.

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