Category Archives: Research

Revolutionary neck support technology transforms lives of MND patients

A revolutionary neck collar designed to ease pain and make everyday tasks such as eating and communicating much easier for patients living with motor neurone disease (MND) is now available to healthcare professionals and individuals across the world. The Head … Continue reading

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Athena Swan Bronze Award

We are delighted to announce that the joint application between the department of Engineering and Mathematics and MERI for an Athena SWAN Bronze award has been successful. This national award recognises our commitment towards achieving gender equality for students and … Continue reading

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Athena SWAN Bronze Award for Engineering & Maths and MERI

Congratulations to The Department of Engineering and Mathematics and The Materials and Engineering Research Institute (MERI) who have received an Athena SWAN Bronze award from the Equality Challenge Unit.  This is a national award recognising our commitment to gender equality … Continue reading

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MERI Research Symposium 2018

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2018 C3RI Postgraduate Research conference

Don’t forget to book your ticket to IMPACT 2018, our first conference exploring the impact doctoral research makes to society. Every year we invite PhDs in all disciplines to come and join us and explore issues and practices relevant to … Continue reading

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Professorial Lecture: Professor Reza Saatchi

Professorial Lecture: Professor Reza Saatchi ‘Medical Engineering: Non-Invasive Solutions to Aid Diagnosis, Monitoring and Assessment’ Tuesday 22 May 2018 6.00pm-8:00pm Book Here Sheffield Hallam University, City Campus Stoddart Building, Room 7140

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SCIENTIFIC PROOF: Driven to his death, Mystery of motorcyclist body on M4

Chris Sammon, professor of polymer science at the University’s Materials and Engineering Research Institute (MERI) appeared on BBC 1 Wales, The Crash Detectives. The series goes inside the cordon with Gwent Police’s dedicated forensic collision investigators, as they deal with serious … Continue reading

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Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition – Applications still being accepted

It’s not too late to enter the Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) competition for this year.  Although the formal deadline has passed, we will still accept applications for the heats which are taking place on City Campus on Thursday 26 April from 2pm – … Continue reading

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VIRTUAL REALITY: BBC features trial developed by Hallam which uses virtual reality to ease pain for burns victims

Ivan Phelan, a Research Associate in Games and App development at Hallam, and part of the team behind the trial at the University, has been live on BBC One Breakfast this morning [watch again from 2:53:26] talking about specially designed … Continue reading

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SHU Doctoral Showcase 24th May 2018

This year the Doctoral School is introducing two new research competitions alongside the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition as part of a new Doctoral Showcase event running on 24 May.  The new competitions are the Doctoral Researcher of the Year and … Continue reading

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