Giving robots a change of heart

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.

Leeds among UK’s top five universities targeted by employers

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.

Leeds PhD graduates win Engineering Impact Award

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.

New year’s honour for influential engineer

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.

University of Leeds Research Fellow awarded Tribology Trust Bronze Medal

Dr Doris Khaemba, Research Fellow at the University of Leeds, has won the IMechE Tribology Trust Bronze Medal, a prestigious medal awarded to researchers in an early stage of their career.