New Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) in Polymers, Soft Matter and Colloids

  Study for a distinctive PhD degree at The University of Sheffield that offers: ● A choice of CASE research projects with various industrial sponsors ● An intensive one-week training course in Polymer Science ● Monthly seminar programme led by industrial scientists ● Annual residential summer school in Years 1 and 2 ● Business Enterprise […]

Posted on Friday, November 22nd, 2013 in News.

Polymer Science and Technology Training

Our next set of Polymer Science and Technology short courses will run from 4th – 15th November 2013. Our courses range from our introductory modules: Basic Polymer Technology – £370 Basic Polymer Science – £990 Through to our more advanced modules: Polymer Dynamics and Macromolecular Rheology – £370 Polymer Chromatography – £370 Polymer Physics – […]

Posted on Friday, September 20th, 2013 in Uncategorized.

Polymer Centre Research Highlight-July 2013

University of Sheffield engineer, Prof Roger Lewis, has reported the results of a small-scale study to understand the issues surrounding accessing a rigid plastic container with a peelable lid. The ease of access to plastic packaging is becoming a major concern for the packaging industry. Society is ageing, with the number of over 85’s is […]

Posted on Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 in Uncategorized.

Polymer Science and Technology Course October 2012

Our Polymer Science and Technology modular course ran from the 29th October to 9th November and was highly successful, with delegates coming from over 20 different organisations. Attendees commented that the course was “very well set up and organised, ran like clockwork” and the presenters delivered “excellent presentations, enthusiastic about subject”. The Polymer Centre offers […]

Posted on Friday, November 30th, 2012 in Courses and Training, Event.