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Royal honour

Published
Tuesday 28th February, 2012
Categories
University

University Chancellor Lord Bragg, Vice-Chancellor Professor Michael Arthur and Deputy Vice-Chancellor Professor John Fisher have visited Buckingham Palace to receive the Queen's Anniversary Prize.

All points North

Published
Friday 16th September, 2011
Categories
Environment

A growing, ageing and more ethnically diverse population could provide the north of England with opportunities for economic growth, according to a new report.

Are you an ecoDriver?

Published
Monday 10th October, 2011
Categories
Environment

The University of Leeds is leading a £13m European project which aims to turn even the most committed of petrol heads into a green driver.

Developing unbreakable screens

Published
Friday 29th October, 2021
Categories
Science
Technology
Global

Cracked phone screens could become a thing of the past thanks to breakthrough research by a global team of scientists.

Examples of the fabricated glass composite shown under a UV light (black light), revealing the emission of bright and pure colours.

Engineering stronger ethics

Published
Friday 26th July, 2019
Categories
News
Technology

Engineers in the UK are being asked to comment on a plan to strengthen ethical thinking in their profession.

The picture is a graphic mock up of a hal human, half robot face - to symbolise artificial intelligence

Honorary Degrees 2019

Published
Tuesday 25th June, 2019
Categories
University

Leading figures from the worlds of science, the arts and industry will be the recipients of honorary degrees from the University of Leeds next month.

The red brick Great Hall building at the University of Leeds

Energy Building officially opens

Published
Wednesday 21st March, 2012
Categories
University

The new £12.5 million Energy Building has been officially opened.

Space weather monitoring boost

Published
Saturday 27th June, 2020
Categories
Science

The UK’s ability to predict solar superstorms and other severe space weather events is to get a significant boost with the launch of a major research project involving Leeds expertise.

Artist illustration of events on the sun changing the conditions in Near-Earth space.
Credit: NASA

Sampling world-leading science

Published
Thursday 16th January, 2020
Categories
University
Working with business

Maths, artificial intelligence, robotics and fluid dynamics were on the agenda when Universities Minister Chris Skidmore visited the University.

Professor Lisa Roberts, Chris Skidmore and Sir Alan Langlands in Nexus, the University of Leeds' innovation hub, during the Minister's visit on Thursday 16 January 2020.

Showcasing digital expertise

Published
Wednesday 15th September, 2021
Categories
Technology
Working with business

Researchers across the University are preparing to showcase their digital expertise as part of a packed programme for the largest tech event in the UK.

A person holds their hand up to the Leeds Digital Festival logo, whilst wearing a virtual reality headset