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Springboard Opportunities

The School of Electronic Engineering is now inviting applications for a new suite of courses under the Government’s Springboard+ initiative 2018. All courses under Springboard+ are free for those who are unemployed, those previously self-employed and those returning to work. Employed participants on the DCU Springboard+ courses will be subsidised 90% of the course [...]

2018-06-22T12:30:27+00:00 June 22nd, 2018|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

DCU engineering students shine at ESB Inter-College Challenge

A team of third year Engineering students from Dublin City University were runners up in the ESB Inter-College Challenge which took place at the Irish Management Institute.Daraigh Eglington O' Toole, Dylan Vincent Do Couto, Conor Patrick Meyler and Christopher Gerard Carragher (pictured) took part in this year's event which aims to test the engineering, financial [...]

2017-12-20T12:04:18+00:00 December 20th, 2017|News|0 Comments

DCU Open Day 2017

The DCU School of Electronic Engineering opened its doors to the public on November 17th and 18th as part of the DCU Open Days 2017.In addition to a wide range of presentations and demonstrations in the Stokes Building (S Building), students had the opportunity to talk informally to staff and current students to hear first-hand [...]

2017-12-06T17:42:58+00:00 December 6th, 2017|Blog, News|0 Comments

ECE Student awarded ‘ON Semiconductor Scholarship 2017/2018’

Congratulations to Aoife Grady on being awarded the ‘ON Semiconductor Scholarship in Electronics’. Aoife is one of two final year engineering students awarded the scholarship for the upcoming academic year 2017/2018. The scholarship will support Aoife in completing her final year of study on the B.Eng. in Electronic and Computer Engineering programme in the School [...]

2017-11-21T13:19:40+00:00 November 21st, 2017|News|0 Comments

DCU ranked in top 300 universities globally for Engineering and Technology

DCU has been ranked in the top 300 universities in the world in the area of Engineering and Technology by the Times Higher Education, one of the most widely recognised third level ranking bodies.The ranking has been welcomed by the Executive Dean of DCU’s Faculty of Engineering and Computing, Professor Lisa Looney:"This latest ranking is [...]

2017-11-01T17:47:15+00:00 October 17th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Spacetech: DCU Alpha launches ESA Satcom Makerspace

Minister John Halligan welcomes the partnership as an opportunity to support a growing number of Irish technology companies The European Space Agency (ESA) and Dublin City University have joined forces to establish a Satcom IoT ‘Maker Space’, which will support the development of innovative Machine-to -Machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) technologies for [...]

2017-06-02T13:24:46+00:00 May 19th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Novel technique measures warpage in next-gen integrated circuits

School of Electronic Engineering research making waves at one of Europe's largest research facilities, the Diamond Light Source in Oxfordshire, UK. http://www.diamond.ac.uk/Science/Research/Highlights/2017/warped-microchips.html

2017-06-02T13:25:03+00:00 May 16th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Insight Research Fellow featured on Silicon Republic

Kevin McGuinness, research fellow at the Insight Centre for Data Analytics, Dublin City University (DCU), spoke to Silicon Republic about his role in as a researcher in the area of deep learning. https://www.siliconrepublic.com/people/deep-learning-research-insight-centre-dcu

2017-04-26T16:22:29+00:00 March 27th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Girls Hack Ireland at DCU

The latest in a series of hugely successful Girls Hack Ireland events took place in Dublin City University’s All Hallows Campus on Saturday 11th March. “Girls Hack Ireland” is a programme developed by The Insight Centre for Data Analytics with the aim of encouraging girls to consider pursuing the academic disciplines of Science, Technology, [...]

2017-06-06T18:05:42+00:00 March 24th, 2017|News|0 Comments

CAO: First preferences for ECE up 81%

The School of Electronic Engineering at DCU bucks the national trend and has seen an 81% increase in CAO first preferences for its Electronic and Computer Engineering (ECE) programme. In spite of the overwhelming demand for graduates in electronic and computer engineering  disciplines and the broader Information and Communications Technology (ICT) sector, this year's [...]

2017-04-05T13:42:25+00:00 March 10th, 2017|News|0 Comments