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Tackling drug-resistant infections

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.

Professor Terry Wilkins awarded Royal Academy of Engineering Fellowship

Professor of Nanomanufacturing Innovation, Terry Wilkins, University of Leeds, has become a Fellow at the Royal Academy of Engineering.

Green light for engineering and physical sciences

The University’s ambitious plans for advancing engineering and physical sciences has taken a major step forward today with a green light from Leeds City Council.

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.