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.
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.
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.
Building better infrastructure to withstand earthquakes will be the core topic of discussion during a top-level international conference at Leeds next week.
Team RoboFORCE have been shortlisted for an international award, having developed a new, less painful way of carrying out colonoscopy and other invasive procedures.