NEWS & EVENTS
On Friday 19th February, a delegation led by Vice Minister Tan Tianxing of Overseas Chinese Affairs Office of the State Council paid a special visit to Professor Da-Wen Sun, UCD School of Biosystems and Food Engineering, and held a meeting with UCD Chinese academic staff and postgraduate students
Professor Colm O'Donnell is featured in a compilation of Highly Cited Researchers in the sciences and social sciences published by Thomson Reuters.
UCD Biosystems Engineering Senior Lecturer Dr Aoife Gowen recently commenced her ERC funded research project entitled 'Development of new chemical imaging techniques to understand the function of water in biocompatibility, biodegradation and biofouling' (BioWater).
Dr Da-Wen Sun, Professor of Food and Biosystems Engineering from UCD School of Biosystems Engineering was recently elected a Fellow of the International Academy of Food Science & Technology (IAFoST).
An early-stage business idea focused on using wireless sensors to monitor environmental conditions in chicken barns to improve poultry production has been declared winner of the UCD Agri-Food Sprint Programme.
The School of Biosystems Engineering was the recipient of The American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers(ASABE) Superior Paper Award at their Annual Conference in July 2014. The paper was co-authored by Dr Balasubramanian Velusami, Dr Tom Curran and Dr Helen Grogan (Teagasc).