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PhD opportunities to transform healthcare through AI

The University has announced 50 fully-funded PhD researcher places to unlock the potential of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in medical diagnosis and care.

European funding for novel lifesaving robotic tentacles

Robotic tentacles to help surgeons operate inside the body, among other new research programmes at Leeds are being supported by European funding.

Northern robotics experts to lead Euro conversation on ethics of AI

Rapid technological innovation is bringing human-robot interaction ever closer to our daily lives, meaning society needs a standard framework to address the ethical and safety issues that arise.

Leeds Institute for Fluid Dynamics launch – watch the talks online

The Leeds Institute for Fluid Dynamics (LIFD) is celebrating a successful launch, culminating in a seminar delivered by one of the world’s leading academics on the subject.

Government confirms 150-plus Leeds PhD places

More than 150 fully-funded PhD researcher places are being created in Leeds after the University secured funding to train the next generation of scientists and engineers.