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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.

Dr Johannes Schiffer wins Automatica Paper Prize Award

Dr Johannes Schiffer, School of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, received the Automatica Paper Prize Award over the years 2014-2016 at the IFAC World Congress 2017, Toulouse, France.

Professor Anne Neville awarded an Honorary Degree

Professor Anne Neville, RAEng Chair in Emerging Technologies at the University of Leeds, was awarded a Doctorate of Engineering.