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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.

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.

Leeds top ten for top employers

Students at the University of Leeds are in the UK’s top ten most targeted by leading employers.

Leeds academics develop 1cm micro-robots capable of identifying and fixing leaks in underground pipes

The Government has awarded the University of Leeds and three other universities funding for their research into micro-robotics.