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  • Engineering degrees offer Sheffield students the best return

    Sheffield’s engineers benefit from an increase in earnings compared to non-graduates in England, a new report has revealed.

    Categorised under: Women in Engineering and Faculty news

  • A new dawn for water research

    Simon Tait, Professor of Water Engineering in our Department of Civil and Structural Engineering, explains in Utility Week how a wave of new research facilities is set to revolutionise the UK's water infrastructure.

    Categorised under: Research news, Faculty news and Comment and Discussion

  • A new dawn for water research

    Simon Tait, Professor of Water Engineering in our Department of Civil and Structural Engineering, explains in Utility Week how a wave of new research facilities is set to revolutionise the UK's water infrastructure.

    Categorised under: Research news and Comment and Discussion

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  • Distinguished Mechanical Engineering Alumnus, The Hon Sir Sze-yuen Chung GBE, GBM, PhD, HonFIMechE, FREng, JP, has died at the age of 101.

    As well as an alumnus Sir S.Y. was also an honorary graduate (Hon LLD 1985), a major benefactor and friend of the University.

    Categorised under: Faculty news and Student news

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  • Local Sheffield company, SleepCogni, are clinically validating a system that will improve sleep and allow for remote patient monitoring. Student Joe Hawkins, from our Department of Automatic Control and Systems Engineering (ACSE) has been involved in the project and has shown via his final year project work that SleepCogni can predict the onset of sleep through measurements taken by their wearable device.

    Categorised under: Student news

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  •  Northern Powerhouse Minister Jake Berry MP and Mayor of the Sheffield City Region Dan Jarvis MP visited Sheffield to open the University of Sheffield’s three new multi-million pound research centres which aim to boost the region’s reputation as a hub for advanced engineering and industrial digital technologies.

    Categorised under: Research news and Faculty news

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  • Success for IPE Students Recognised for 2018 Global Undergraduate Awards

    A student from Bioengineering at the University of Sheffield has reached the finals of the Global Undergraduate Awards, the world's largest international academic awards programme.

    Categorised under: Faculty news, Student news and International News

  •  Two of our Professors have been elected as Fellows of the Royal Academy of Engineering in recognition of their outstanding and continuing contributions to the profession.

    Categorised under: Research news and Faculty news

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  • Split-Pylon Concept Bridge

     Newly identified bridge forms could enable significantly longer bridge spans to be achieved in the future, potentially making a crossing over the Strait of Gibraltar, from the Iberian Peninsula to Morocco, feasible.

    The new bridge forms – identified by researchers from the Department of Civil and Structural Engineering at the University of Sheffield – use a new mathematical modelling technique to identify optimal forms for very long-span bridges.

    Categorised under: Research news

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  • Former EEE student honoured in top 50 Women in Engineering 2018

    2018 has seen a celebration of Top 50 Women in Engineering (WE50) from the Women's Engineering Society (WES), one of which is former Electronic & Electrical student Carol Morris.

    Categorised under: Women in Engineering, Faculty news and Student news

  • Engineering fuses with the arts for Sheffield city festival

    Engineers join forces with local artists to showcase academic research at part of city-wide festival displaying research using photography, virtual reality, dance and art installations.

    Categorised under: Research news, Public Engagement and Faculty news

  • Abuse of politicians online increased substantially in the snap 2017 general election compared to the 2015 general election, according to new research led by Professor Kalina Bontcheva from our Department of Computer Science.

    Categorised under: Research news and Faculty news

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  • Team SunbYte have just returned home from an exciting trip to Palestine, Texas (US) for an integration event, where they worked alongside NASA engineers in order to get permission to launch their experiment in New Mexico on 4th September 2018.

    Categorised under: Faculty news and Student news

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  • Amazon today (22 August 2018) announced the Alexa Graduate Fellowship, designed to foster research and education by supporting PhD and post-doctoral students specializing in conversational AI. The University of Sheffield is among the first universities outside the US to participate in the programme.

    Categorised under: Research news, Faculty news and Student news

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  • Flying High: students from our departments of Automatic Control and Systems Engineering and Mechanical Engineering took to the skies as part of an International Drone Competition.

    Categorised under: Student news

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