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Professor Alan Williams awarded the 2017 George Westinghouse Gold Medal

Professor Alan Williams has been awarded the 2017 George Westinghouse Gold Medal by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

Gold for Leeds in the Teaching Excellence Framework

The University of Leeds has achieved a Gold rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF), the highest award possible.

Celebrating the value of waste in Global South Cities

A research team from School of Civil Engineering led by Dr Costas Velis devised a new systems analysis and training tool, SoCo, which explores the costs and benefits of waste management systems.

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