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Awarded in recognition of our commitment to equality for women in mathematics and science.

It’s official. We’re University of the Year.

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Leeds research links to Nobel Prize for Physics 

Dr Zlatko Papic, collaborator with Nobel Prize winner Prof Duncan Haldane, explains the science behind the award and why 2016 is becoming the year of topology in condensed matter physics.

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Physics Taster Day 

Wednesday 30 November 
Come and join us for our Taster Day and get a taste of what undergraduate student life is like for a Physics and Astronomy student.

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2016 Bolton Lecture in Astronomy
2 November 2016

This is the 17th in a series of annual free public lectures. We aim to bring current developments in Astronomy to a wide audience and to high schools in particular.

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Latest news

£96m investment approved 
The University has approved plans to create an international Centre for Engineering and Physical Sciences on the north eastern part of campus.

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Widmer Best Poster Award

Congratulations to Adam Churchman for winning the Widmer Best Poster Award at...


Efficiently simulating many-body localisation

Dr Zlatko Papic's paper has just been published in Physical Review Letters.


PHOTON16 Conference

The University of Leeds hosted the largest Optics and Photonics conference in...


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