March 22, 2019

On Saturday 23rd March approximately 30 students and staff from the University of Sheffield and the University of Leeds will be walking a 30 km route called 9 Edges in the Peak District in memory of PhD student Marcello Cadeddu who died suddenly at the end of last year...

August 14, 2018

We are still Recruiting!!!!

Applicants can join iT-CDT in two different ways, either applying to one of our 1-2-1 projects directly or choosing a 'pre-competitive' project which has multi-industry applications for all our industrial members. 

Funding covers the cost...

June 12, 2018

Fully Funded PhD opportunity. 

PhD Studentship in the iT-CDT at The University of Sheffield funded by ASML

The EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Integrated Tribology (iT-CDT), in collaboration with ASML in the Netherlands is offering a fully funded 4 - year PhD.


June 12, 2018

We still have fully funded studentships available for bright and enthusiastic Engineers and Scientists who are looking for challenging

and exciting research opportunities. Working with our many industry sponsors, we have a selection of projects and themes to choose from...

March 7, 2018

The iT-CDT is proud to host the 15th TriboUK conference on 12th and 13th April 2018 in collaboration with the Leonardo Centre at the University of Sheffield.

TriboUK is a conference that aims to bring together PhD students in the field of Tribology. It is an opportunity...

October 31, 2017

Whether you’ve already applied or plan to apply to one of the EPSRC Centres for Doctoral Training (CDT) offered by the University of Leeds, come along to our CDT Open Day on Wednesday 1st November 2017 at 12:00-15:00.

Meet the CDT Directors and current students, learn m...

October 19, 2017

After another busy summer for the Centre this year,  the iT-CDT is very happy to officially welcome our new first year PhD students. Cohort 4 joined us at the end of September and have been settling into PhD life and getting to know the team. With the introduction of t...

March 20, 2017

Come and meet some of out talented iT-CDT students at this years Be Curious event, who will be hosting a number of events and activities demonstrating the essential role Tribology plays in everyday life. If you have ever wondered what happens in a University or been cu...

March 20, 2017

Well done iT-CDT Student Leon Wechie, who won this years poster prize at the IET Challenges in Tribology event held on the 16th and 17th March 2017. 

Find out more about this prize at 

Leon receiving his certificate for best poste...

January 13, 2017

Congratulations iT-CDT Co-Director, Professor Anne Neville who has been made an Officer of the (Most Excellent) Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the New Year’s Honours list for services to engineering.

Her team’s work has contributed to the understanding of how and...

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