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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 water@leeds Photograph Competition 2015

Events Calendar

21 March 2016

International Water Association Conference

11th IWA Specialist Group Conference on Ponds Technology for Wastewater Treatment[more]

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10 February 2016

A journey into the understanding of the relationships between humans and water systems

Sustainability Seminars hosted by SRI[more]

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9 February 2016

water@leeds seminar - nanotoxicity sensing for water

Tuesday 9th February 2016, 12:00-13:00, Geography Seminar Room 2 'High level integrated sensor for...[more]

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Latest News

5 January 2016

Further funded PhD opportunities

Two funded PhD studentships are available in the School of Geography: The hydrology,...[more]

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22 December 2015

PhD opportunities through the SPHERES DTP

NERC Doctoral Training Partnership - Leeds/York[more]

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22 December 2015

Job with water@leeds

Research & Innovation Development Manager[more]

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