In the face of unpredictable weather conditions, waterproof jackets have become key items in many people’s wardrobes.

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.

A new partnership between leading science and technology company Merck and the University aims to expand the use of liquid crystals in optical innovations.

A new transcontinental research project is looking at the way technology affects traditional campus-based degrees.

Government ministers have announced that the University of Leeds is to receive a multi-million pound share of funding for research into advanced materials.