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Giving robots a change of heart

A prototype robotic sleeve, which can wrap around a weak heart before synchronising with its natural motion to help it keep beating, has been developed by an international team of engineers.

Engineering Professor awarded prestigious Royal Society Challenge Grant

Pietro Valdastri, Professor and Chair of Robotics and Autonomous Systems in the School of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, has been awarded a Challenge Grant for 2016 by the Royal Society.

Leeds among UK’s top five universities targeted by employers

Students at the University of Leeds are now the fifth most targeted in the UK by leading employers, including top companies from the engineering and IT sectors.

Electronic and Electrical Engineering joins NXP University Programme

The School of Electronic and Electrical Engineering has formed a partnership with Semiconductor Manufacturing giant NXP, creating opportunities for students to develop their practical experience.

Leeds PhD graduates win Engineering Impact Award

Two Leeds Engineering PhD graduates who founded a Leeds-based engineering consultancy have been awarded the prestigious Northern European Engineering Impact Award for Innovative Research.