STA Professor elected a Fellow of the American Vacuum Society (AVS)

Professor Arutiun Ehiasarian has been elected a Fellow of the American Vacuum Society (AVS). This award recognizes members who have made sustained and outstanding scientific contributions in areas of interest to AVS for at least 10 years. These contributions can be in research, engineering, technical advancement, academic education or managerial leadership. His citation reads “for…

STA Funding News

Since the beginning of the academic year 2018, MERI and C3RI have been successful in being awarded over 50 grants.  This slide deck summarises most of these awarded grants. Congratulations to everyone involved and making the last year and a half so successful. If you would like to discuss any future grant submissions, please do…

Platform 20 artists announced

Five Sheffield-based artists have been selected to take part in Platform 20, funded by The Freelands Artist Programme. The winning artists – James Clarkson (SHU alumni), Victoria Lucas (current PhD student), Maud Haya-Baviera, Conor Rogers (SHU alumni) and Joanna Whittle – will participate in a two-year funded residency, including a work-in-progress show in Sheffield in…

Hallam Enterprise Award 2019

On Thursday 3rd October the annual Hallam Enterprise Awards was held by the Sheffield Hallam Enterprise Team.  The Hallam Enterprise Awards provides a selected number of Hallam students and graduates the opportunity to showcase their businesses to invited leaders from the local Sheffield business community, fellow entrepreneurs and representatives from within the University. The finalists…

Travel Awards Scheme 2019 Winners

8 of our Engineering students have been successful in winning an Engineering and Design Travel Award. Sponsored by The Company of Cutlers in Hallamshire, the awards help students fund travel, normally outside of the UK, in pursuit of an activity or project which will expand their knowledge and experience by direct contact with companies or…

STA Students Win Big at RTS Awards

STA students on animation and film and media production courses received three awards at the Royal Television Society (RTS) Yorkshire Student Awards; animation craft – production design, drama craft – production design and factual craft – sound awards. Sarah McCarthy, a fourth year animation student, won the animation craft award for production design for her third…