Monthly Archives: July 2009

Publication Update 10th July 2009

This week’s Polymer Centre member publications: Solid particle erosion caused by rice grains. Camacho, J.; Lewis, R.; Dwyer-Joyce, R. S., Wear 2009 267: 223-232 Part 1 Sp. Iss. Ibuprofen and hydrogel-released ibuprofen in the reduction of inflammation-induced migration in melanoma cells. Redpath, M.; Marques, C. M. G.; Dibden, C.; Waddon, A.; Lalla, R.; MacNeil, S., British […]

Posted on Friday, July 10th, 2009 in Publications.

Sheffield Launches MANTRA

The University of Sheffield’s Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre with Boeing (AMRC) has launched an engineering and manufacturing road show this month to bring the latest and future technologies to businesses and schools.  The project is being funded by the EPSRC with sponsorship from industry. MANTRA (The Manufacturing Technology Transporter) is a specially modified HGV packed with the latest machinery […]

Posted on Wednesday, July 8th, 2009 in News.

Sheffield physicists receive top honours

Two physicists from the University of Sheffield have been awarded Institute of Physics (IOP) medals for their outstanding contributions to their respective research fields. Professor Gillian Gehring was awarded the Mott Medal for her seminal contributions to magnetism, while Professor Richard Jones (pictured) received the Tabor Medal for his innovative work characterising polymer surfaces and […]

Posted on Thursday, July 2nd, 2009 in News.