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Dr Johannes Schiffer wins Automatica Paper Prize Award

Dr Johannes Schiffer, School of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, received the Automatica Paper Prize Award over the years 2014-2016 at the IFAC World Congress 2017, Toulouse, France.

Gold for Leeds in the Teaching Excellence Framework

The University of Leeds has achieved a Gold rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF), the highest award possible.

Engineering professor and his team develop first-ever autonomously controlled capsule robot

Professor Pietro Valdastri and his graduate student Piotr Slawinski from Vanderbilt University presented their research in autonomous retroflexion in robotic colonoscopy at the ICRA 2017 conference.

Engineering professor develops  ingestible endoscopic capsule

Engineering professor Pietro Valdastri develops ultra-uow-cost ingestible endoscopic capsule showcased at the WHO conference

Resilience robots to be tested at national challenge event

Ten of the most advanced infrastructure robots and systems currrently in development will be put to the test later this month at the UK Robotics Week Resilient Infrastructure Challenge event in Leeds.