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Smartphone app brings atoms and molecules to life like never before

Postgraduate student Robert Shaw is behind a new smartphone app that enables people to see how atoms and molecules move in the world around them in unprecedented detail.

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Researchers establish new way to measure molecules

Dr Tim Craggs contributed to a major worldwide study to measure exact distances within molecules down to the scale of one millionth of the width of a human hair. Two of our students built the microscope that helped make it possible.

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Our accredited undergraduate courses are designed to equip you for an incredible career in science. Our research scholarships give you the chance to get even more practical experience in the lab.

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Our graduates get great careers in the chemical industry and many other fields. Our teaching is inspired by the latest research and the challenges employers face, so that you can learn to apply your skills in the real world.

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Our researchers are following in the footsteps of four Nobel Prize winners, and our PhD programme gives you the chance to join them.

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Collaborators can access are range of specialist facilities through Sheffield Analytical and Scientific Services. We work with professional bodies and top institutions around the world to provide outstanding teaching.

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