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Immersive technologies become the new reality at Leeds

Published
Thursday 13th June, 2019
Categories
University
Technology

Virtual reality (VR) is becoming the new normal at the University of Leeds, as staff and students working in engineering, arts, humanities, social sciences and health research embrace the technology.

Student using a virtual reality headset

Government backs secure "big data" centre

Published
Tuesday 21st January, 2014
Categories
University
Technology

A multi-million pound centre for "big data" analytics at the University of Leeds will lead to unprecedented new insights into society, business and health in the UK.

Bragg Centre: a new focus for materials research

Published
Wednesday 23rd January, 2019
Categories
Research and innovation
Technology

A new centre for research into the analysis and development of advanced materials has launched at the University of Leeds.

Bragg instrument

Boost for UK medical technology innovation

Published
Thursday 30th July, 2015
Categories
Health

The University of Leeds Medical Technologies Innovation and Knowledge Centre (IKC) has won £3 million to continue bringing the best of the UK’s medical technology research to patients.

Speeding up development of health technologies

Published
Thursday 16th September, 2021
Categories
Health
Technology
Working with Business

A centre to support the development of health technology has been launched by the University in partnership with Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust.

A researcher looks at a large screen showing how components in a device fit together

Leaders appointed for new cancer research centre

Published
Wednesday 1st July, 2020
Categories
University
Health
Science
Technology

A major new interdisciplinary research centre has been launched with the aim of putting Leeds at the forefront of global efforts to tackle cancer.

The image shows two men outside the Great Hall on the University of Leeds campus. Professor John Ladbury is on the left - Professor David Sebag Montefiore is on the right

Rail research centre on track to boost economy

Published
Wednesday 22nd January, 2020
Categories
Technology
Business & Economy

A cutting-edge rail research centre being built by the University of Leeds has the potential to contribute billions of pounds to the UK economy, according to consultants GENECON.

The picture shows a train going through a busy rail junction. There are overhead power lines.

New centre to revolutionise medical technology

Published
Wednesday 27th February, 2013
Categories
Health
Technology

The University of Leeds is leading a £5.7 million, government-backed initiative to transform the way replacement joints and other medical implants are made.

How technology is changing the world of work

Published
Monday 27th January, 2020
Categories
Society & Politics
Working with Business

A new £8 million research centre exploring how technology is changing the world of work will officially launch this week.

Picture of Mark Stuart

Children and researchers create eco-comic

Published
Wednesday 27th November, 2013
Categories
Technology
Environment

Penguins wearing reflective hats and cars that run on tomato ketchup are among the highlights of a new graphic novel published by the University of Leeds’ Centre in Low Carbon Technologies.