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The Faculty holds the Athena SWAN Bronze Award which recognises our commitment to providing equality for women in mathematics and science

£96M for planned new Engineering and Physical Sciences Centre

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Spotlight on female staff and students

Profiling the success of some of our hard working female staff and students from across the faculty

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The Times/Sunday Times University Guide 2017

The University of Leeds has been named University of the Year 2017 by The Times and The Sunday Times’ Good University Guide.

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School of Physics and Astronomy joins the White Rose Industrial Physics Academy

The WRIPA was established to increase awareness of technical career opportunities for physicists and to help students prepare for success in finding placements and graduate jobs.

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Exploring Cancer Medicines - Open for Registration

A free online 2 week course introducing the subject of medicinal chemistry and its importance in treating disease taught by our School of Chemistry is now open for registration. 

This course will introduce you to the principles of cancer chemotherapy, and how the development of effective medications for the treatment of cancer remains a significant challenge to scientists.

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Non-invasive sensing for food reassurance 
Consumers and governments are increasingly interested in the safety, authenticity and quality of food commodities. This has driven attention towards non-invasive sensing techniques used for rapid analysing these commodities.

A paper published in the Royal Society of Chemistry Analyst journal provides an overview of the state of the art in, and available alternatives for, food assurance based on non-invasive sensing techniques.