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  • chemsitry beakers

    University of Sheffield spin-out company helping to secure the future of UK chemistry

    A new spin-out company launched on 3 August 2017 by the University of Sheffield, in collaboration with the University of Leeds, will enable pharmaceutical industries to develop life-saving medicines and secure the future of chemistry research in the UK.

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  • Helen Sharmans award

    First Briton in Space Dr Helen Sharman is awarded Honorary Degree

    Dr Helen Sharman, the first Briton in space and 1984 BSc graduate from the Department of Chemistry returned to Sheffield during Graduation 2017 to officially open the Diamond building and receive an honorary degree in recognition of her outstanding achievements.

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  • Mike Ward

    Mike Ward has left the building

    Head of Department Professor Mike Ward has left the University of Sheffield to become Head of Department at The University of Warwick. Joe Clarke had the opportunity to sit down with Mike to discuss his experiences at Sheffield.

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    Graduation Ceremony 2017 - Prize Winners

    Our annual graduation ceremony took place on 20th of July with prizes presented to Saul Hunter (Haworth Medal and Haworth Prize), Ting Wu Liu (Performance in Chemistry Prize); Sophie Greaves and Victoria Seville (joint Brocklehurst Prize winners); John Cully (Lawrence prize and McWeeny-March Prize); James Baxter (Peter Maitlis Prize); Natalie Jones (Farapack Prize) and Theo Keane (Turner Prize).

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    Graduation Ceremony 2017

    The annual Chemistry department graduation ceremony was held on Thursday the 20th of July. Read inside for photos from the event.

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    Fraser Stoddart Visit

    Our students recently had the opportunity to meet Nobel Prize winner and former Sheffield Chemistry lecturer Sir Fraser Stoddart

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  • Natalia Martsinovich

    Energy Environmental Science Publication for Natalia Martsinovich

    Dr Natalia Martsinovich, and collaborators at UCL, have published a paper in Energy & Environmental Science into a new photocatalyst which can catalyse the production of hydrogen from water.

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    Biotechnology Conference

    A special biosciences event was held for A-Level students to discuss degree optionswith students currently in the field as well as get a taster of education in a university environment.

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  • Dept2

    ANUMOCP XXVII

    The University of Sheffield hosted the 27th Annual Northern Universities Meeting On Chemical Physics, with several speakers from the chemistry department.

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  • Ed Warminski

    Dr Ed Warminski's Retirement

    Head of Undergraduate Laboratories Dr Ed Warminski has retired after 25-years working as a University Teacher.

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  • Meijer+Weinstein

    Sign-Posting for Electrons

    A recent Nature Chemistry paper by the Meijer and Weinstein groups takes an important step in advancing the techniques used in creating molecular devices.

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  • Steve Armes

    ECIS-Solvay Prize for Prof. Steve Armes, FRS

    Prof. Steven P. Armes, FRS has been awarded the ECIS-Solvay award 2017 for his design of block copolymers.

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    Kroto Day 2017

    Students visited the University of Sheffield to participate in a Buckyball building workshop dedicated to the research of Nobel Prize winning Chemist and Sheffield alumnus Prof. Sir Harry Kroto.

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    The Salters' Institue Festival of Chemistry 2017

    The Salters' Institute Festival of Chemistry took place in the department on the 7th of June inviting 16 local secondary schools for a day of practical chemistry, with prizes and lectures.

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  • Seb Spain

    EPSRC Grant for Dr Seb Spain

    Dr Seb Spain has been awarded an EPSRC grant to develop new materials for the treatment of inflammatory diseases.

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