Posted on Tuesday 28 April 2020
Phd Perspective - Remote Doctoral Viva
March 2020 marked the start of lockdown in the UK due to the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak. In academia, lecturers have been working non-stop to create a new norm for students, moving their practices online and developing remote teaching tools.
Posted on Friday 08 November 2019
Professor Cleaver Paper Accepted for Publication in Nature Communications Journal
Professor Doug Cleaver, a SHU scientist working with collaborators from Philadelphia and Boston in the US, has just had a paper accepted for publication in the high-profile journal "Nature Communications".
Posted on Wednesday 06 November 2019
Industry and academics develop food engineering vision
More than 100 food and drink manufacturers, academics and engineering professionals have met to create an industry-driven vision for the new Centre of Excellence for Food Engineering
Posted on Monday 28 October 2019
Professor Ehiasarian Becomes AVS Fellow
Professor Arutiun Ehiasarian, head of the National HIPIMS Technology Centre, has recently been elected a Fellow of the American Vacuum Society (AVS).
Posted on Tuesday 01 October 2019
HIPIMS honour for MERI
A young scientist who has used cutting-edge plasma technology to boost jet engine performance has scooped a top international award hailing him as a scientific pioneer
Posted on Monday 16 September 2019
Shruti Mandhani wins Three-Minute Thesis competition
Shruti won the national finals of the Three Minute Thesis competition 2019. Shruti won the Hallam heat during the Creating Knowledge Conference in June and went on to present her award-winning project, which explores the use of a 'nature-inspired' approach to designing novel Auxetic materials, at the Vitae conference.
Posted on Thursday 18 July 2019
Doctoral Competitions within the Creating Knowledge Conference 2019
Shruti Mandhani of the Materials and Engineering Research Institute (MERI) was named the winner of our 2019 Three Minute Thesis Competition at the Creating Knowledge Conference on 17 June 2019.
Posted on Thursday 20 June 2019
Celebrating 100 years of Women in Engineering Day
Celebrating 100 years of International Women in Engineering Day on 23 June 2019. We are sharing Katrina's story of why she chose engineering.
Posted on Tuesday 21 May 2019
MERI Symposium 2019
Material and Engineering Research Institute's 9th annual Symposium held on 20th and 21st May 2019 at Sheffield Hallam University. Students and staff from MERI and the Department of Engineering and Mathematics had the opportunity to get together and discuss current research projects and innovation.
Posted on Wednesday 20 February 2019
Fully Funded PhD Projects
MERI currently has two fully funded PhD project available for applicants to start in May 2019.