The award, in memory of Dr Margaret Steel, is a generous £1000 prize awarded to female students who showed a particular aptitude for innovation and want to develop an idea.
A new teaching and research facility for the Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences has been formally handed over to the University by construction company BAM.
New research is helping to explain one of the big questions that has perplexed astrophysicists for the past 30 years - what causes the changing brightness of distant stars called magnetars.
A new way of visualising complex flood-protection schemes developed by a team of Leeds mathematicians has been accepted as evidence by an ongoing Parliamentary inquiry on the management of flood risk.
National Student Survey results reveal that Leeds has retained its position in the top five for teaching among the Russell Group.