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  • Exhibitors at the 2011 Mechanical Engineering Careers Day

    Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Careers Day 2011

    15 prestigious companies, including Rolls-Royce and Jaguar Land Rover, have taken part in this year's Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Careers Day.

  • Elena Rodriguez-Falcon receiving her award

    University Teacher’s Excellence Honoured in Mexico

    Mechanical Engineering Senior University teacher Elena Roderiguez-Falcon has been honoured with an award for excellence from the Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León (UANL), in Monterrey Mexico

  • A local Bolivian woman wearing a crisp packet blanket.

    Students turn crisp packets into blankets for Bolivan community

    Enterprising students from the Department of Mechanical Engineering have transformed the lives of Bolivian villagers after spending the last few weeks creating blankets made of recycled crisp packets, to prevent the rising number of hypothermia cases.

  • Emily Nix receiving the 2011 University of Sheffield Chancellor's Medal

    Mechanical Engineering Student Awarded Chancellor's Medal

    Emily Nix from the Department of Mechanical Engineering has been awarded this year's Chancellor's Medal for her outstanding contribution to the University of Sheffield community.

  • 2011 IMechE Best Project Award

    Fourth year Mechanical Engineering student Ross Peel has won this year's IMechE Best Project Award for his work on reducing the aerodynamic resistance of trains.

  • The Sheffield Formula Racing car in action

    Engineering students rev up for Formula One challenge

    A talented team of University of Sheffield students, including many from the Department of Mechanical Engineering, have built a their own racing car to take part in this year's Formula Student event at Silverstone.

  • F1 Challenge Winning Team

    Racing fun at University for future engineers

     Pupils from South Yorkshire competed to engineer, build and race self powered race cars this week as part of an event organised by two Mechanical Engineering PhD students

  • Kieron, the winning device and two of the winning team members

    Students engineer brighter future for cerebral palsy sufferer

    Innovative students from the University of Sheffield have created a unique device to help an 11-year-old cerebral palsy sufferer achieve his dream to cook. 

  • Elena (left) with Joe Oliver and Rachel Steyne from Sheffield Students' Union

    Mechanical Engineering Tutor Wins Academic Award

    Elena Rodriguez-Falcon, a senior university teacher in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, has been named ‘Personal Tutor of the Year for Engineering’ at the 2011 Academic Awards.

  • Department welcomes new lecturers

    The Department of Mechanical Engineering is delighted to announce the appointment of five new members of staff, including two of our former graduates.

  • Keith Schofield Scholarship Presentation 2011

    Keith Schofield Scolarship Awarded

    Final year Mechanical Engineering student Ross Peel has been awarded this year's Keith Schofield scholarship worth £2500.

  • Image of the Earth From Space

    Students Record Video of the Earth From Space

    Two Mechanical Engineering students have recorded a video of the Earth from the edge of space, using homemade equipment and on a shoestring budget.

  • AMRC Knowledge Transfer Centre

    AMRC launches Industrial Doctorate Centre

    A new Industrial Doctorate Centre (IDC) aimed at helping the brightest engineering postgraduates work with industry to develop new technologies and skills, has been launched by the  Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) with Boeing in conjunction with the Department of Mechanical Engineering.