The University has appointed Professor Edmund Linfield as the first Director for the Bragg Centre for Materials Research.
Professor Nora de Leeuw has been announced as the inaugural Executive Dean of the Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences.
The funding is part of the Office for Students local challenge competition.
A new study which investigates how liquid crystal droplets can change their appearance in the presence of certain drugs has given insight that could lead to advances in pharmaceutical knowledge.
Six finalists from the University of Leeds attended the Undergraduate of the Year Awards 2019, last Friday.