Engineering stronger ethics

Ethicists at the University of Leeds have developed a vision for a new ethical framework which states the focus of an engineer is to serve the public interest.

Cancer-screening technology pioneered by leader in surgical robotics

The Magnetic Flexible Endoscope, a device which can painlessly examine a human colon to detect signs of disease, was praised at a principal surgical robotics competition last week.

A miniature robot that could check colons for early signs of disease

Engineers have shown it is technically possible to guide a tiny robotic capsule inside the colon to take micro-ultrasound images.

International Women in Engineering Day 2019

Join us in celebrating International Women in Engineering Day (INWED) on Sunday 23 June by taking a look at the fantastic achievements of women across our five Schools.

New Director for Bragg Centre for Materials Research

The University has appointed Professor Edmund Linfield as the first Director for the Bragg Centre for Materials Research.