Basic course in bone and cartilage biology and disease

New to the field of bone and joint?  Wanting to catch up on the latest in bone and joint diseases? Then the on 23rd and 24th November at UoS is for you!! Organised jointly by the Bone Research Society and the British Orthopaedic Research Society, this 2 day course is for all basic and clinical postgraduate students, postdocs and research fellows who may be starting out...

Citizen scientists needed to map 3D scans to solve puzzle of bird bill evolution

Citizen scientists from across the globe are needed to help a team of University of Sheffield researchers map 3D scans of the bills of every living species of bird in the world. Dr Gavin Thomas, of the University’s Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, and his research group have embarked on the task of scanning the bills of 10,000 species to build the most compre...

Discover Mag Features Modelathon

Discover MAgazine
Discover magazine opens the door to innovation and invention, inspiring future collaborations and celebrating existing partnerships. Discover has just released Issue 06 and features the Multisim Modelathon. The Modelathon is being held at the Ridge, Ranmoor Village, Sheffield and will run from Monday 24th – Wednesday 26th August 2015. There is set to be a great attendance at...

The MultiSim Modelathon is almost here!

There are only 10 days until the MultiSim Modelathon kicks off! Are you up to the challenge? Based on the concept of a 'hackathon', teams will compete in a 3 day ‘modelling’ event. The 3 challenges will be based on the subject of multiscale biomechanics within the musculoskeletal system and teams will have access to state-of-the-art techniques and software to help th...

Prime Minister announces investment

Epsrc investment
The UK prime minister, David Cameron, has announced a major investment boost which will see the UK poised to take a world lead in structural dynamics research. The new investment will support the University of Sheffield to build one of the largest dynamic test facilities in the UK. The prime minister announced the new £4m investment from the Engineering and Physical...

MultiSim exhibits at Innovations in Healthcare Conference 2015.

Innovations in Healthcare
Monday the 13th of July saw the Innovations in Healthcare Conference take place in The Octagon Centre, Sheffield. With 21 exhibitors from around the University of Sheffield and external companies, it gave MultiSim a great platform to showcase our great work. The day kicked off with an initial exhibition walk around before the commencement of talks. Highlights of the talks i...

MultiSim welcomes Pinaki Bhattacharya

Pinaki Bhattacharya is the latest member to join the ever growing MultiSim team! Previously at KU Leuven, University of Leuven (Belgium) Pinaki has made the move to Sheffield to further expand his research and career. Pinaki was very aware of both Prof. Damien Lacroix and Prof. Marco Viceconti’s world renowned work, especially as they were well known in Pinaki’s previous gr...

PI of MultiSim Celebrates International Student Success

Student IEA's receiving their rewards
Professor Mike Hounslow speaks about the importance of IEA's to the University of Sheffield. The Faculty of Engineering held an event on Monday 15th June to celebrate our International Engineering Ambassador (IEA) scheme and provided the new cohort of IEA students the opportunity to network with graduating Ambassadors. After a welcome from the organiser of the IEA program...

MultiSim makes debut at Innovations in Healthcare

For the first time MultiSim will be on show at this year’s Innovations in Healthcare Convention. Innovations in Healthcare at the University of Sheffield is an exciting event that will provide the opportunity for institutions to hear about industry collaborations within the University and to find out what the Northern Health Science Alliance is doing to boost health innovat...

MultiSim Board Member makes Queen’s Birthday Honours List

Professor Jon Nicholl, Dean of the University of Sheffield’s world-leading School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) and member of the MultiSim Scientific Advisory Board has been honoured by Her Majesty the Queen for his outstanding contribution to health research - named Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE). You can see the full Queen's bir...