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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

Other water@leeds video can be found here

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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2 June 2014

Language and culture: Documentation of the Modern South Arabian Languages

Inaugural lecture discussing the loss of words due to language endangerment.[more]

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11 June 2014

Sustainability Research Institute / CCCEP Seminar

‘Climate Change and Water Resources: Home Water Use Served Three Ways’[more]

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Latest News

28 May 2014

Visit to University of Illinois

Dr Louise Walker from water@leeds recently visited the University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign[more]

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28 April 2014

World leading research

A topical analysis of water research - a report by Thomson Reuters, December 2013[more]

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3 April 2014

The INCOMPASS project

Congratulations to water@leeds' Doug Parker and John Marsham have won a major research grant as...[more]

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