Optical networks professional Dr Mitra, a former Leeds MSc (Eng) student, was awarded by the British Council for his outstanding research contribution to the India-UK collaboration since graduating.
Leeds City Council’s Plans Panel has given the green light to support the University’s application to develop a site that will host large-scale research and experimental facilities.
Robotic tentacles to help surgeons operate inside the body, among other new research programmes at Leeds are being supported by European funding.
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.
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.