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Research awards for excellence in light enabled technologies, international relations & public policy

Research awards for excellence in light enabled technologies, international relations & public policy

14 February 2018

The President’s Awards for Research were presented on Wednesday, 14th February to three individuals who have made outstanding contributions to research in the areas of light enabled technologies,...

How can cow’s milk help us to tackle allergies and inflammation?

How can cow’s milk help us to tackle allergies and inflammation?

09 February 2018

Dr Niamh Hunt is working with Food for Health Ireland on bioactive proteins in milk to calm allergies and inflammation. Read More

Spotlight on Research with Kim Connick, DCU School of Biotechnology

Spotlight on Research with Kim Connick, DCU School of Biotechnology

09 February 2018

“My research is looking for proteins we can harvest from seaweed and fish and add to foods in order to change our immune systems and tackle allergies in babies,...

DCU spin-out company Pilot Photonics raises almost €1m

DCU spin-out company Pilot Photonics raises almost €1m

08 February 2018

Company to expand after winning European Space Agency (ESA) contract. Read More

Do you have a new business idea?

Do you have a new business idea?

05 February 2018

DCU & DkIT are now calling for applications for New Frontiers Phase 2. If you believe that you are capable of building a sustainable new business, trading internationally, creating employment and...

Do you want a career in photonics?

Do you want a career in photonics?

05 February 2018

A new booklet from IPIC highlights the career opportunities in photonics, featuring several women working in the sector.   Read More

Nationwide €14.5m IoT study launched to solve pressing urban issues

Nationwide €14.5m IoT study launched to solve pressing urban issues

31 January 2018

One of the largest IoT studies ever conducted in the State will see 60 researchers find ways to improve Ireland’s urban areas.   Read More

Launch of DCU President’s Awards for Innovation 2018

Launch of DCU President’s Awards for Innovation 2018

31 January 2018

DCU Invent is delighted to launch the DCU President’s Awards for innovation!   Now in their sixth year, these awards are designed to foster a culture of innovation...

Medtch firm Fire1 raises €40m to develop remote heart monitor

Medtch firm Fire1 raises €40m to develop remote heart monitor

31 January 2018

Dublin-based medtech firm Foundry Innovation & Research 1 (Fire1) has raised €40 million in funding to develop its remote heart monitoring product Read More

‘Bioengineering will make it possible to regenerate tissues and organs’

‘Bioengineering will make it possible to regenerate tissues and organs’

25 January 2018

Prof Nicholas Dunne of DCU explains how he and his team are attempting to build next-generation medical devices. Read More