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Exposing the secrets of fake golf clubs

Issued:22/03/10

Scientists have exposed the secrets of counterfeit golf clubs by using forensic technology to uncover the shoddy truth behind their near-perfect exteriors.Experts...



Region's first robotics centre launches

Issued:27/01/10

Robotics in South Yorkshire has sparked into life with the launch of the region's only Centre for Automation and Robotics Research (CARR), based...



Fighting terrorism with Terahertz

Issued:25/01/10

A NATO-organised summit chaired by a Sheffield Hallam academic has discussed the science behind full body scanners as airports begin to install them...



Building bridges with local authorities

Issued:20/01/10

Local authorities are quickly signing up to bridge a knowledge 'gap' as the cold snap inspires them to ensure that their bridges are fully...



Community champion receives honorary award

Issued:11/11/09

A community pioneer who understands the mechanics of women's work rights just as well as those of a car engine received an honorary doctorate from...



Engineering the art of dance

Issued:29/10/09

Sports engineers at Sheffield Hallam University have teamed up with a theatre company to challenge perceptions of disability in sport by creating a...



Sheffield Hallam academics work to improve life for...

Issued:08/10/09

It's called 'Engineering for Life - Enhancing People's Lives' and could mean that academics at Sheffield Hallam University come up...



Engineers hold key to fixing the financial system

Issued:12/11/08

One of the UK's foremost engineers says that engineering expertise will hold the key to solving problems in the global financial system. Lord Broers,...



New technology puts paid to wrecked specs

Issued:23/01/08

A new process developed by engineers at Sheffield Hallam University is quietly revolutionising the durability of our everyday objects.  Simple...