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Engineering Professor awarded prestigious Royal Society Challenge Grant

Pietro Valdastri, Professor and Chair of Robotics and Autonomous Systems in the School of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, has been awarded a Challenge Grant for 2016 by the Royal Society.

Leeds among UK’s top five universities targeted by employers

Students at the University of Leeds are now the fifth most targeted in the UK by leading employers, including top companies from the engineering and IT sectors.

Electronic and Electrical Engineering joins NXP University Programme

The School of Electronic and Electrical Engineering has formed a partnership with Semiconductor Manufacturing giant NXP, creating opportunities for students to develop their practical experience.

University of Leeds joins forces with technology companies to help develop the Internet of Things

A new programme between the University of Leeds, technology company ADI and communications infrastructure company Arqiva will lead to the roll out of Low Power Wide Area Networks (LPWAN) in Yorkshire.

How infrastructure robots can keep countries efficient

Robots operating in pipes, on lamp posts, flying over power lines and on train tracks will be key to identifying future infrastructure issues, saving money and keeping countries efficient.