Researchers from Leeds are partners in a pioneering international collaboration looking at preserving the cultural heritage of Mosul in Iraq.
The University of Leeds and The Concrete Society have awarded The Adam Neville Prize for the best national PhD in the field of cement and concrete.
The retail bonanza set to begin today, Black Friday, is expected to see more than half of shoppers buying electronic goods and almost a third purchasing clothes.
Recognising their exceptional contributions, Dr Konstantinos Tsavdaridis and six other outstanding engineering researchers from the UK were elected as Leverhulme Trust Senior Research Fellows.
The Schools of Chemical and Process Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computing, Electronic and Electrical Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering have been awarded Athena SWAN Silver award.