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water@leeds: An interdisciplinary approach to tackling major water issues


water@leeds Research

Rising to the challenges

Changing climate and rainfall patterns, growing global populations, shifting land use patterns and increasing water consumption - the variety of experts operating across a range of disciplines means water@leeds can rise to these challenges.

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water@leeds Training

A prestigious institution

The University of Leeds is a world top 100 university and a UK top 10 research institution. It is one of only 25 UK universities that make up the prestigious research-intensive Russell Group and is part of the Worldwide Universities Network (WUN), which comprises 18 research-intensive institutions spanning six continents.

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water@leeds Partnerships

Working locally, regionally and globally

water@leeds works with industry, Government, charities and academics in wide-ranging research and innovation supported by world class facilities. We are keen to work with partners to maximise the impact of our work and make a real difference to people's lives.

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water@leeds Collaborative opportunities

Collaborative opportunities

Water and associated industry have massive potential for innovation. water@leeds supports the development of tools and models in conjunction with partners in industry or academia. These may be designed for a specific purpose or arise as outputs from primary research - often leading to opportunities for commercialisation.

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Latest Video

The Sustainable Garden

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Events Calendar

1 May 2014

Photograph Competition now open!

The water@leeds Photograph Competition is now open to all University of Leeds staff, students,...[more]

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18 August 2014

Water & Drought Initiative (WADI) seminar

As part of a Leeds led project, WADI (Water & Drought Initiative), you are warmly invited to a...[more]

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15 October 2014

Water@leeds student welcome event and lunch

An opportunity to come and find out about how water@leeds can support you during your time at...[more]

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Latest News

15 September 2014

WADI Seminar talks now available

The series of talks delivered during the recent WADI Seminar on Monday 18th August are now...[more]

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15 September 2014

Latest Upland Hydrology Group meeting

The Upland Hydrology Group met in July in the Peak District to discuss impacts & methods of...[more]

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11 September 2014

NERC/DfID Future Climate for Africa regional call

Successful outline bid As one of nine successful outline bids to the NERC/DfID  Future...[more]

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