Academics from the Faculty of Engineering and the University of Leeds are helping lead a high-level delegation to China this week, which will raise the profile of the city of Leeds.
A prototype robotic sleeve, which can wrap around a weak heart before synchronising with its natural motion to help it keep beating, has been developed by an international team of engineers.
Students at the University of Leeds are now the fifth most targeted in the UK by leading employers, including top companies from the engineering and IT sectors.
Two Leeds Engineering PhD graduates who founded a Leeds-based engineering consultancy have been awarded the prestigious Northern European Engineering Impact Award for Innovative Research.
Senior University of Leeds academic Professor Anne Neville has been made an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the New Year’s Honours list, for services to engineering.