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Wellcome funding for medical humanities

Published
Thursday 22nd April, 2021
Categories
Arts & Culture

A team from the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Cultures has secured £1 million in funding from global charitable foundation Wellcome to develop medical humanities research.

Image of an arts laboratory

Self-driving the longest route yet

Published
Wednesday 5th February, 2020
Categories
Technology
Working with business

A project researching the latest autonomous vehicle technologies has successfully completed a 230-mile self-navigated journey on UK roads.

Nissan LEAF, HumanDrive test vehicle

Inspiring innovation on an international stage

Published
Friday 24th January, 2020
Categories
University

Leeds and the City Region takes its place on the international stage this January, with visitors from across the world seeing first-hand how Leeds inspires innovation.

Aerial view of Leeds City Region

Research Spotlight - June 2019

Published
Monday 1st July, 2019
Categories
University

June's round-up of some of the latest research and education stories from the University.

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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

University partners with Leeds Digital Festival

Published
Wednesday 11th April, 2018
Categories
Technology
University

Leeds celebrates all things digital next week as organisations from across the region come together for Leeds Digital Festival.

Student using virtual reality headset

Shining a light on creativity in Leeds

Published
Monday 23rd September, 2019
Categories
Arts & Culture
University

A confluence of art and biology forms part of University's Light Night offering this year.

Nectary in Progress

Making self-driving cars human-friendly

Published
Tuesday 5th October, 2021
Categories
Technology
Science

Automated vehicles could be made more pedestrian-friendly thanks to new research which could help predict when people will cross the road.

A man wearing virtual reality equipment stands in the University of Leeds' Highly Immersive Kinematic Experimental Research lab

Statement

Published
Thursday 28th April, 2016
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Statements

University of Leeds Council statement: Fossil Fuels