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In this section of the media centre you'll find recent media coverage about Sheffield Hallam University. Take a look at the items below for more information.


Ground-breaking VR research

Issued:28/07/16

Channel 4 News report on ground-breaking virtual reality for amputee patients with prosthetic limbs. The project uses VR technology (Oculus Rift) so...



Anti-doping expert features across international media

Issued:14/04/16

Sheffield Hallam anti-doping expert Dr Tom Bassindale has featured extensively in the media recently following the World Anti Doping Agency (WADA)...



Doping expert talks to BBC

Issued:09/03/16

As a result of a comment piece written by Sheffield Hallam's forensic science lecturer about Maria Sharapova's failed drugs test, Dr Tom...



Tom Bassindale on doping in New Scientist

Issued:05/08/15

Tom Bassindale, expert in drug testing methods, features in an article in about methods of catching doping athletes. He discusses how...



National coverage for fingerprint technology

Issued:02/07/15

A new paper proving that technology pioneered by Sheffield Hallam academics can detect the presence of a range of illegal and designer drugs from...



Sheffield Hallam to help crime fighters of the future

Issued:15/04/15

The Independent report on how Sheffield Hallam University have been pioneering a new fingerprinting technique which allows scientists to examine...



Positive forecast for REINS project

Issued:25/03/15

The Sheffield Hallam University-led REINS project, which came to an end this month after a four-year funding project from the EPSRC, is featured...



Psychologist's work on 'only case of its kind' gains...

Issued:17/03/15

Dr Lynne Barker's research into the case of a young man, who lost the ability to read and write after suffering minor injuries in a car crash,...



Auxetic materials in the spotlight on BBC Two

Issued:04/02/15

Professor Andy Alderson is working with our sports engineers to develop an auxetic shinpad. He spoke to BBC Two's Learning...



Fingerprint research on Crimewatch Roadshow

Issued:21/07/14

Dr Simona Francese was interviewed live in the Crimewatch Roadshow studio about her pioneering fingerprint technology that can provide forensic...