Dr Miller Alonso Camargo-Valero and Dr Julia Martin-Ortega have just been awarded one of the five projects funded by the UK’s Global Food Security programme (£1.51M).
PhD student, Dina Abdulaziz, has been awarded an £80,000 Industrial Fellowship from The Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851 for her research in synthetic materials.
Dr Christopher Sier, who chairs the FCA working group, has been appointed as Visiting Professor in Financial Technologies.
The University’s research into new ways of tackling drug-resistant infections will be bolstered by a pioneering programme to develop the next generation of scientists specialising in this area.
Developing more durable infrastructure materials to help the public and private sectors save money and reduce their environmental impact is the focus of new civil engineering research at Leeds.