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Shared latrines key to progress

Civil Engineering Professor Barbara Evans has co-authored a journal article that discusses the importance of funding for safe, shared latrines in fast-growing, developing-world cities.

Lucie the robot visits UK Robotics Week showcase

Lucie the robot has attended the IET (Institute of Engineering and Technology) in London as part of UK Robotics Week 2017.

Engineering at Leeds is a winner at RoSPA Health and Safety Awards 2017

The Faculty of Engineering has been commended at the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) 2017 awards ceremony, for its outstanding performance in health and safety.

High-tech sensing illuminates concrete stress testing

Using the principles of light, Leeds scientists have discovered a new way to measure the strength of modern forms of concrete – giving industry a better way to understand when it could fracture.

£1 million surgical equipment donated to Leeds robotics team

The Institute of Robotics, Autonomous Systems and Sensing, led by Professor Pietro Valdastri, receives a £1m da Vinci Surgical Robot.