Yearly Archives: 2016


DCU President leads STEM Education Review Group

Ireland should aim to be a world leader in STEM education - Minister Bruton launches the Report of the STEM Education Review Group led by DCU President, Professor Brian Mac Craith, and announces 21 actions for priority delivery Minister for Education and Skills, Richard Bruton TD, today (Thursday 24th November) launched an expert report on [...]

2019-04-25T15:18:15+00:00November 28th, 2016|News|0 Comments

DCU Open Days November 18th and 19th 2016

The DCU School of Electronic Engineering will open its doors to the public on November 18th and 19th 2016 as part of the DCU Open Days 2016. In addition to a wide range of presentations and demonstrations in the Stokes Building (S Building), you will have the opportunity to talk informally to staff and hear [...]

2017-04-26T16:24:59+00:00November 16th, 2016|News|0 Comments

India-UK Excellence Award

Dr. Satheesh Krishnamurthy, former Research Fellow with the The National Centre for Plasma Science and Technology (NCPST) at DCU, has received an India-UK Excellence Award for his research on Graphene Assisted Low-cost Energy-efficient Solar Cells. Satheesh received his award at the India-UK Tech Summit at the Taj Palace in New Delhi with UK Prime Minister Theresa [...]

2017-05-24T09:50:46+00:00November 15th, 2016|News|2 Comments

1st at Inspirefest

Shauna Flynn, a research student in the DCU School of Electronic Engineering, scooped up first prize at the ResearchFest competition. The contest is run as a fringe event as part of Inspirefest - Silicon Republic's international event which connects science and technology professionals that are interested in STEM. Eight PhD researchers were selected to compete [...]

2019-04-25T15:18:15+00:00July 18th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Final Year Project Expo

The ICT sector in Ireland is thriving, with exports and employment in both indigenous and multinational firms continuing to grow.  It’s no surprise that DCU’s Faculty of Engineering and Computing hosted their biggest ever final year project Expo with over 207 projects on show from over 220 graduating students. A combination of both Engineering and [...]

2019-04-25T15:18:16+00:00June 8th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Rehabilitation Aid for MS Sufferers

Lauren Murphy, a transition student at Loreto Secondary School Balbriggan has travelled to Arizona to represent Ireland at Intel’s International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) with a smart rehabilitation device that she has invented to aid multiple sclerosis sufferers. Lauren’s father Gerard has MS and, observing the difficulties that he and other MS sufferers experience [...]

2017-06-02T11:23:30+00:00May 12th, 2016|News|0 Comments