University of Sheffield makes advanced manufacturing links to China's space programme

26 September 2016: The University of Sheffield's Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre and the Shanghai Academy of Spaceflight Technology have signed an agreement to launch a new joint research institute.

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Early-career researchers at the University of Sheffield

Wellcome invests £5 million in research training for clinicians in new PhD Academy

21 September 2016: The University is launching a new PhD Academy to train the next generation of clinician scientists.

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Hurricanes, storm surges and icebergs – how warmer seas are changing our planet

5 September 2016: Our scientists have shed new light on how an increase in sea temperatures is having an effect on the world's weather.

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A satellite image of a hurricane approaching South East Asia

Vice-Chancellor brings message of UK science and innovation to China

Our Vice-Chancellor, Professor Sir Keith Burnett, spoke of the importance of China-UK collaboration in science and technology in a keynote address at the Pujiang Innovation Forum in China.

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Professor Sir Keith Burnett, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Sheffield