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DCU researchers work on €4.6m cloud project

DCU researchers work on €4.6m cloud project

15 March 2017

‘Ireland plays an important role in the provisioning of cloud services through the various multinationals that host in or base their data centres in Ireland.’ Photograph: iStock Forget...

The Winner Takes It All - Business Competition

The Winner Takes It All - Business Competition

14 March 2017

For only the second time the DkIT/DCU New Frontiers Programme will host a business pitch competition when 5 finalists will go head to head to determine who will win a ...

News From The Frontier

News From The Frontier

14 March 2017

Final Call - DKIT/DCU New Frontiers Programme Phase 2 Open for Applications The New Frontiers Programme is aimed at supporting the establishment and growth of technology or knowledge intensive ventures...

Inspiring Innovation

Inspiring Innovation

09 March 2017

Inspiring Innovation in the next generation of entrepreneurs, Roisin Lyons, Lecturer of Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Dublin City University What is your background? Originally from Macroom, Co. Cork I went to...

A joined-up approach to academic-industry collaboration

A joined-up approach to academic-industry collaboration

03 March 2017

LIFE SCIENCES Academic and research institutions are increasingly collaborating with industry say senior staff at Dublin City University (DCU) — but the trick is doing so effectively. “There'...

What is it like to work at the cutting edge of cancer research?

What is it like to work at the cutting edge of cancer research?

28 February 2017

Dr Denis Collins, National Institute for Cellular Biotechnology, Dublin City University. Image: Dublin City University   Scientific research is the driving force behind humankind’s advancement, but how much...

Two fresh start-up funds revealed, with €1m up for grabs by Gordon Hunt

Two fresh start-up funds revealed, with €1m up for grabs by Gordon Hunt

27 February 2017

Enterprise Ireland is pouring €1m into two start-up funds that will see 20 separate investments into business ideas, from both home and abroad. International entrepreneurs and recent graduates in Ireland...

100 Irish high-value research jobs to be created after €10m funding

100 Irish high-value research jobs to be created after €10m funding

24 February 2017

The latest results published by the EU for MSCA revealed that Irish researchers have been awarded €10m to create 100 high-value research jobs. These jobs will be in major...

Finding the best user experience for rich media over wireless networks

Finding the best user experience for rich media over wireless networks

16 February 2017

Smartphone users demand a seamless rich media experience over wireless networks. Image: pixelrain/Shutterstock Dr Gabriel-Miro Muntean writes about his research into improving our experience of receiving complex multimedia over...

New water quality test delivers positive results

New water quality test delivers positive results

15 February 2017

THE council has found that an experiment it has been running in conjunction with DCU to speed up water quality testing on Fingal beaches, have proven to be over 96% successful...