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Success for Robotics at Leeds first conference

On Friday 21 September, Robotics at Leeds held their very first PGR Conference, which included guest speakers from universities such as Imperial College London and the University of Lincoln.

Faculty of Engineering staff honoured with Women of Achievement Awards 2018

Professor Barbara Evans from the School of Civil Engineering and researcher Elizabeth Kapasa from the School of Mechanical Engineering have been recognised by the Women of Achievement Awards 2018.

Robotics could provide new ways of treating cancer

Robotic technology, nanoparticles and high-intensity ultrasound can be combined with laser illumination to identify then treat cancer without the side effects related to chemo and radiation therapies.

Kyoto Symposium will explore ways to prevent natural disasters

Building better infrastructure to withstand earthquakes will be the core topic of discussion during a top-level international conference at Leeds next week.

Robotics at Leeds researchers shortlisted for international innovation award

Team RoboFORCE have been shortlisted for an international award, having developed a new, less painful way of carrying out colonoscopy and other invasive procedures.