Launch of the National Centre of Excellence for Food Engineering

The official launch of our newest facility, the National Centre of Excellence for Food Engineering (NCEFE) took place on the 18 October. The new multi-million pound cutting-edge facility, designed to improve current food engineering processes, address the sector skills gap, and boost the competitiveness of the country’s largest manufacturing sector, was officially opened by Sheffield…

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…

Creating Knowledge Conference 2019

A reminder that the call for abstracts for the Creating Knowledge Conference 2019 closes this Friday, 22nd March at noon. Abstracts should be no longer than 250 words and can be submitted using this form. The University Creating Knowledge Conference will take place on Monday 17 June 2019 at City Campus, and will provide an opportunity for our…

New Experimental and Computational Continuum Mechanics facility

Torsten Schenkel and David Asquith from the Department of Engineering and Mathematics have been awarded HEFCE HEIF funding for the development of a new facility that will consolidate considerable investment in research and measurement equipment over the last 4 years. They are currently finalising the infrastructure for the new Experimental and Computational Continuum Mechanics Facility…

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 staff, and will be valid until November 2021.  This award: Is recognised by UKRI (formerly…