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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.


Professor Steve Haake in The Guardian

Issued:10/04/15

Professor Steve Haake, director for the Centre for Sports Engineering Research, talks about how data analysis and technology can improve athletic performance...



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...



Augmented reality encourages care and compassion

Issued:29/05/14

Augmented reality is being used by student nurses at Sheffield Hallam University to allow tutors to assess how they communicate with patients.The idea...



Digital fiction study in Times Higher Education

Issued:02/05/14

Dr Alice Bell and Dr Jen Smith's pioneering study into how people read fiction that has been written specifically to take advantage of new technology...



Fingerprint technology on the BBC

Issued:31/03/14

Dr Simona Francese of Sheffield Hallam University's Biomedical Research Centre has been interviewed by several national media outlets, including,...



Preventing cross-border gun crime with technology

Issued:18/03/14

Babak Akhgar, professor of informatics at Sheffield Hallam University, spoke to the BBC about monitoring and preventing cross-border gun crime by using...



Develop feature on Yorkshire's digital strengths

Issued:06/12/13

Senior lecturer in games development Dr Jake Habgood took part in a panel event for games industry magazine Develop. He spoke about making sure...



Computer forensics expert Dr David Day on Newsnight

Issued:23/10/13

Computer information and forensics lecturer Dr David Day helped the Metropolitan Police take down the Lulzsec group of computer hackers. In a...



Students use hi-tech iPads for medical training

Issued:27/06/13

Sheffield Hallam University is the UK’s first higher education institution to use augmented reality to assess empathy and compassion in healthcare. Student...



Forensic computing expert on Meet The Hackers

Issued:24/06/13

Forensic computing expert Dr David Day was interviewed by Newsnight science editor Susan Watts for Meet The Hackers, an in-depth look at how Internet...