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A new partnership agreement has been signed with Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU), aimed at strengthening future research collaborations with the University of Leeds. A delegation from SJTU, which is a leading university in China, confirmed the agreement during a visit to Leeds. It will better align research ambitions to tackle global challenges in atmospheric…
EPSRC CDT Bioenergy students Oliver Grasham and Robert White have won first prize at the thirtieth Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE) water special interest group video competition. Their video explainer is of a process developed by Oliver in his PhD to remove nitrogen (as ammonia) from wastewater, traditionally a necessary but laborious task for treatment plants…
Groundbreaking Larsen C ice shelf research by Dr Adam Booth and other Priestley Centre scientists from the School of Earth and Environment at the University of Leeds has been ranked number 3 in Science News’ top 10 science stories of 2017. The story, described as “an opportunity to make scientific headway”, is enthusiastically introduced by…