Faculty of Engineering News

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24 June Giant battery to help tackle energy storage challenges
1st August University AMRC expands into castings technology
25 June Engineers use ultrasound to improve the performance of household oils
25 June Virtual skin model reveals secrets of skin aging
14 June Pro-Chancellor Tony Pedder awarded an OBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours
6 June Out of this world science lesson creates a big bang
6 June 2013 University of Sheffield's AMRC to build Factory 2050
15 May 2013 University of Sheffield chosen as Centre of Excellence for Engineering and Architecture
8 May 2013 Energy switch-off generates engineering scholarships
30 April 2013 University of Sheffield appoints Mike Tynan as chief executive of Nuclear AMRC
29 April 2013 Sir Trevor McDonald presents talented engineers of the future with national awards
29 April 2013 Sheffield overtakes Cambridge for engineering research income
24 April 2013 Imaging and modelling the brain to help earlier dementia diagnosis
2 April 2013 Sensory helmet could mean firefighters are not left in the dark
28 March 2013 Swarming robots could be the servants of the future
27 March 2013 Research leads towards new standard tests for tennis courts
18 March 2013 Six Nations Rugby Union: were the gloves off?
14 March 2013 Researchers take you on a journey of discovery
12 March 2013 The human musculoskeletal system created using computer models will lead to personalised treatment
6 March 2013 City launches festival of science and engineering
28 February 2013 Report calls for Bradford’s hidden asset to be uncovered
19 February 2013 Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson meets engineers of tomorrow
04 February 2013 You're hired! Students shine in the boardroom
15 January 2013 AMRC creates new industrial icon for Sheffield
19 December 2012 Voyage of scientific and engineering discovery for school pupils
17 December 2012 New Engineering Building will open door to growth and investment
11 December 2012 Researchers identify new components of the epigenetic ‘code’ for honey bee development
10 December 2012 Ultrasound can now monitor the health of your car engine
5 December 2012 New technique to deliver stem cell therapy may help damaged eyes regain their sight
13 November 2012 Revolutionary glove gives a voice to people isolated by speech impediments
8 November 2012 Encouraging entrepreneurship in the city
1 November 2012 AMRC celebrates 12 years of advanced manufacturing with Tech Fellows conference
30 October 2012 Regional Growth Fund award to the Nuclear Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre in partnership with Rolls-Royce
18 October 2012 Nuclear experts in Sheffield display united front in tackling Britain’s radioactive waste
11 October 2012 Feeding the Schwanns: new technique could bring cell therapy for nerve damage a step closer
02 October 2012 Skills Minister visits young Sheffield apprentices
27 September 2012 'Green Brain' project to create an autonomous flying robot with a honey bee brain
21 September 2012 Out of this world poetry competition blasts into space
17 September 2012 Partnership celebrates ground-breaking Green Deal
14 September 2012 Training centre to provide 250 apprenticeships every year for region’s young people
28 August 2012 Igniting a passion for entrepreneurship
22 August 2012 Building a brighter future
22 August 2012 Glass offers improved means of storing UK’s nuclear waste
1 August 2012 Leaky water pipes problem solved by Sheffield engineers
1 August 2012 Nobel prize winner enhances education throughout the world
27 July 2012 Namtec joins Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre
23 July 2012 Future of war revealed by Sheffield scientists 
20 July 2012 Inspirational academic crowned Northern Champion
16th July 2012 Students celebrate best ever finish in racing event
5th July 2012 University helps deliver new apprenticeships for Sheffield City Region
11th June 2012 School children capture images from the edge of space using balloon
31st May 2012 Study shows pollution levels in some kitchens are higher than city centre hotspots
30th May 2012 Supersonic students visit world's fastest car
28th May 2012 Royal Opening for Nuclear Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre
15 May 2012 Research maps the city’s heat
10 May 2012 People of Sheffield debate the future of nuclear power
08 May 2012 Children back on their feet with innovative walker
20 April 2012 New technique may help severely damaged nerves regrow and restore function
11 April 2012 Sheffield forges Japanese links to develop nuclear research
30 March 2012 New nuclear build and manufacturing programme to address UK´s capability gap
20 March 2012 Increasing clarity for medics in suspected physical abuse cases
19 March 2012 £21 million University engineering building contract awarded
8 March 2012 Testing treatments in a virtual world
29 February 2012 Wheels in motion for National Science and Engineering Week
21 February 2012 Management Lecture features Boeing UK President Sir Roger Bone
14 February 2012 University Professor helps put the depletion of soil carbon on the global radar
31 January 2012 Engineering students at the University of Sheffield take on global engineering challenge
26 January 2012 Global Manufacturing Festival schedule announced with key speakers
23 January 2012 Microbubbles provide new boost for biofuel production
04 January 2012 Students take on international engineering challenge
09 December 2011 Swarms of bees could unlock secrets to human brains
17 November 2011 Rivers may aid climate control in cities
16 November 2011 Public willing to pay more for greener urban spaces
10 November 2011 "Thanks a million" say engineering students
31 October 2011 Advanced Manufacturing Institute Training Centre secures Government funding
28 October 2011 AMRC marks 10th anniversary at Westminster
27 October 2011 European research leaders visit Nuclear AMRC
21 October 2011 New device measures viscosity of ketchup and cosmetics
13 October 2011 Women to be given support to succeed in science, engineering and technology
11 October 2011 Students turn crisp packets into blankets for Bolivan community
14 September 2011 Sheffield experts shine a light on the detection of bacterial infection
26 August 2011 Robotics centre to pave the way for robots of tomorrow
11 August 2011 New centre gives boost to near net shape manufacturing
29 July 2011 Academics honoured with fellowships for their achievements
11 August 2011 Advanced manufacturing video
22 July 2011 Engineering students rev up for Formula One Challenge
12 July 2011 University invests to ensure world-class engineering facilities
24 June 2011 Experts design bomb-proof bag for luggage compartment in planes
22 June 2011 £14.9m awarded for pioneering low carbon programme in Yorkshire and the Humber
16 June 2011 Engineered by US - an exhibition
7 June 2011 University of Sheffield wins Medical Innovation Award
6 June 2011 Planet's soils are under threat
21 April 2011 Engineering and Physics students visit CERN
24 May 2011 Expert discovers simple method of dealing with harmful radioactive iodine
19 May 2011 Students engineer brighter future for cerebral palsy sufferer
18 April 2011 Sheffield graduate scoops top prize for internship
7 April 2011 Students get creative to promote assistive technologies
25 March 2011 Sheffield's AMRC soars to victory at Made in Sheffield awards
23 March 2011 Students go green for University wind turbine challenge
18 March 2011 Students showcase engineering expertise at Global Manufacturing Festival
17 March 2011 Sheffield´s AMRC takes lead role in first Technology Innovation Centre
11 March 2011 New method for self-assembling molecules
18 February 2011 Sustainable projects showcased in unique engineering event
27 January 2011 Sheffield researchers discover engineering revolution
27 January 2011 Students record video of the Earth from edge of space
13 January 2011 AMRC launches Industrial Doctorate Centre
05 January 2011 University staff awarded OBEs in New Year Honours
19 November 2010 Nuclear AMRC construction launched by Her Majesty The Queen
04 November 2010 Engineering students at University make cash for charity
15 October 2010 Biofuel production device scoops third innovation award
11 August 2010 Engineering students revved up in racing showdown
14 July 2010 Eminent engineer receives prestigious Fellowship
14 December 2009 Youngsters build robots in climate change challenge
12 November 2009 Faculty of Engineering Arkwright Scholars receive their awards.
15 October 2009 Robotics expert explores technological future of NHS
14 October 2009 University signs agreement to find alternative aviation fuel
01 October 2009 Double award win for University´s high achievers
16 September 2009 Enterprising educator receives national commendation
28 July 2009 Faculty News Update July 2009
30 June 2009 Engineering Faculty Executive Board
22 May 2009 Network Rail Overview