Top 5 in the UK for research impact and excellence
Research Excellence Framework 2014
We turn brilliant ideas into advanced technology, developing solutions to contemporary problems.
How Sheffield and Nanjing are sowing sustainable energy solutions. Read more about our involvement in the inception, growth and glowing future of sustainable light technology.Read more>
Our new £81 million world-class facility is now open. Introducing Engineering at The Diamond.Watch the video>
Compact, lightweight, low power and long life
We're researching the physics, engineering and fabrication technologies of advanced semiconductor laser devices for use in applications such as biomedical imaging and solar cells.Semiconductor lasers>
We work with businesses locally and globally to keep our teaching and research relevant and innovative. Many of our collaborators provide internships or placements for our students.Working with industry> Sheffield Industrial Project Scheme> Work with us> Our Industrial Liaison Committee>