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New Director for Bragg Centre for Materials Research

The University has appointed Professor Edmund Linfield as the first Director for the Bragg Centre for Materials Research.

New Executive Dean for Engineering and Physical Sciences

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

Using virtual populations to create safer medical devices

The current innovation process for medical technologies risks stifling the development of new devices, a leading researcher has argued.

Sniffing out disease? Undergraduate student helps build a virtual nose with Arduino components

An undergraduate student from the School of Computing has published a paper while making a significant contribution to a project investigating the potential of teaching computers to smell.

Taking science out of the lab and into the pub

Tickets are on sale for the world’s largest festival of public science talks, which will see over 50 Leeds scientists take to the stage in pubs across the city.