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Technology to toughen mobile phone screens

A University of Leeds spin-out which is pioneering a new way to make toughened glass for mobile phone screens and wearable devices has secured £600,000 to prove the benefits of its technology.

Scientists create the world's thinnest gold

Scientists at the University of Leeds have created a new form of gold which is just two atoms thick - the thinnest unsupported gold ever created.

Engineering stronger ethics

Ethicists at the University of Leeds have developed a vision for a new ethical framework which states the focus of an engineer is to serve the public interest.

Final Year Undergraduate Wins the University of Leeds Beaumont Award 2019

Final year undergraduate student, Ellie Marigold, supervised by Professor Paul Williams, won the University of Leeds Beaumont Award for her research into the commercial hydrogen production process.

Funding agreed for cutting-edge experimental rail facility

The Government has today confirmed funding to create one of the most advanced conventional and high speed rail research facilities in the world, in Leeds.