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Shining a light on the operation of lasers

Lasers are widely used as high power sources of light operating at a specific frequency. But how does this frequency get selected when a laser is turned on, and how quickly?

Researchers awarded nearly £600k to boost diversity in Engineering and Physical Sciences

Leeds is part of a consortium of 15 organisations receiving £591,463 to boost the representation of women, disabled people, LGBT+, and minority ethnic backgrounds in Engineering and Physical Sciences.

Student satisfaction reflected by excellent NSS scores

Students are very satisfied with the quality of education they receive in engineering and computing at Leeds as told by the latest NSS scores.

53 ways we are tackling global challenges

The University of Leeds has been ranked in the top three UK universities for global funding success, according to new data from Research Fortnight.

Research into robots that can repair roads shortlisted for prestigious award

Robots that 3D-print asphalt into cracks in roads, before they become potholes, could radically change the way streets are repaired and increase quality of life for future citizens.