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Engineering professor and his team develop first-ever autonomously controlled capsule robot

Professor Pietro Valdastri and his graduate student Piotr Slawinski from Vanderbilt University presented their research in autonomous retroflexion in robotic colonoscopy at the ICRA 2017 conference.

Engineering professor develops  ingestible endoscopic capsule

Engineering professor Pietro Valdastri develops ultra-uow-cost ingestible endoscopic capsule showcased at the WHO conference

Civil Engineering PhD student wins award at national research conference

Civil Engineering 3rd year PhD student Ikpe Ibanga has won the Outstanding Junior Scientist Oral Presentation award by the Aerosol Society, during the Aerosol Society Focus Meeting – 10 Bioaerosols.

Resilience robots to be tested at national challenge event

Ten of the most advanced infrastructure robots and systems currrently in development will be put to the test later this month at the UK Robotics Week Resilient Infrastructure Challenge event in Leeds.

Degree partnership with PwC creates new career opportunities in technology

A partnership between global firm PwC and the University has created a new degree apprenticeship in computer science, an innovative way for young people to launch a career in technology.