Results 31 to 35 of 811 in Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences

Modular housing construction

Dr Ornella Iuorio’s work in developing innovative modular housing construction, in partnership with ilke Homes, has received the prestigious Institute of Civil Engineers Sir John Fowler Award 2021.

Professor Richard Hall from the School of Mechanical Engineering at Leeds

A £4 million research project will develop a new generation of artificial joints that last longer, produce fewer side effects and are better suited for younger people.


Research teams are developing small robots to work in underground pipe networks, in both clean water and sewers.


By using high resolution images and supercomputer simulations, scientists have shown for the first time how DNA adopts dance-like movements within cells.

Head of School of Physics and Astronomy Mark Thompson

The School of Physics and Astronomy will welcome a new Head of School when Professor Mark Thompson joins us on 12 April.