Research into innovative medical technologies, spanning the Faculties of Engineering and Biological Sciences, has been recognised in the Government’s Industrial Strategy Life Sciences Sector Deal.
The £1m project led by G2O Water Technologies to develop new, graphene-based water filters has teamed up with water@leeds to bring the technology closer to addressing world-wide water scarcity.
Dr Dani Barrington, Lecturer in Water, Sanitation and Health in the School of Civil Engineering, has co-authored an article published in The Conversation about the need to invest in safe sanitation.
Professor of Project and Transport Infrastructure Management, Nigel Smith, School of Civil Engineering, has become a Fellow of the Association for Project Management.
The government has named 2018 the Year of Engineering as part of an initiative that will offer young engineers across the UK vast opportunity - a major push to tackle a skills gap.