On March 9th Mike Keaveney of Analog Devices Ireland and an Engineering Director & Analog Devices Fellow, gave a talk entitled “Electronic Engineering – The Key to an Exciting Career” as arranged by UCD's Electronic and Electrical Engineering Society. Mike was accompanied by Rachel King of the HR department at ADI.
Professor Tony Fagan has been awarded the 2016 Parsons Medal for Engineering Research for his role in the improvement of global communication technology. The Parsons Medal is awarded by the Irish Academy of Engineering (IAE) to those of exceptional ability who have achieved excellence in engineering.
Research projects at University College Dublin have received eight of the 40 awards granted in the latest round of funding from Science Foundation Ireland. The awards are allocated under the Starting Investigator Research Grant (SIRG) and Career Development Award (CDA) Programmes. With grants ranging from €450,000 to €877,000 over four years, the projects will support nearly 100 researchers from seven countries.