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Telescope for detecting optical signals from gravitational waves launched

Scientists at the University of Sheffield are part of an international research team which has built a state-of-the-art telescope for detecting optical signatures of gravitational waves.

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The Leverhulme Centre for Climate Change Mitigation launches new website

Find out more about the LC3M, its team and international advisory board, research themes, publications, news and more.

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Students vote University number one in the Russel​l​ Group

The University of Sheffield has been voted number one in the Russell Group and third best university nationally, with its Students' Union voted best in the UK for the ninth year in a row by the Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2017.

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