19 December, 2013
€1.75 million of new funding to enable further digitisation of one of the world’s largest folklore collections
18 December, 2013
16 December, 2013
UCD Yantai - a research intensive International Campus
12 December, 2013
UCD Professor Barry Smyth leads new national research centre for data analytics
11 December, 2013
Noble metals like gold, platinum, and palladium are used as catalysts in key chemical transformations during the preparation of over 90% of pharmaceutical drugs.
06 December, 2013
State of the art research facility at UCD to advance personalised medicine and targeted cancer treatment.
27 November, 2013
Researchers in UCD Conway Institute and Systems Biology Ireland have identified a potential new way to treat inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).
26 November, 2013
Kinesis Health Technologies Ltd, a new health technology start-up company, has won the inaugural University College Dublin (UCD) VentureLaunch Accelerator Award and a €25,000 prize.
15 November, 2013
See the full collection of 2013 Images of Research Competition Finalists
31 October, 2013
Three Biomedical researchers from UCD attend international networking event with the Wellcome Trust in London
22 October, 2013
'The modern world is built on the shoulders of people who played around with things and made discoveries’ Professor Brian Cox.
14 October, 2013
Inland Fisheries Ireland and UCD sign MOU to continue over 50 years of research collaboration.
07 October, 2013
The Encyclopaedia of Music in Ireland is the first comprehensive attempt to chronicle the history of Irish music, published by UCD Press.
03 October, 2013
UCD improved its scores in the THE ranking were in publications per academic, citation impact and international co-authorship.
30 September, 2013
Seven early-stage companies and new ventures are taking part in UCD’s new VentureLaunch Accelerator Programme.
23 September, 2013
Irish Revolution Podcast series was, for a time, the most popular podcast in Ireland on iTunes.
18 September, 2013
Institute to Focus on Energy Systems Integration.
16 September, 2013
The UCD Conway Institute of Biomolecular and Biomedical Research celebrates its 10th anniversary this month.
03 September, 2013
The Irish Cancer Society has brought together Ireland’s leading breast cancer researchers in a new five year collaboration.
23 August, 2013
The rate of emergency caesarean section in Irish mothers is twice that of Eastern European women who give birth in Ireland.
19 July, 2013
The Governing Authority of University College Dublin has approved the appointment of Professor Andrew J Deeks as President of University College Dublin from January 2014.
17 July, 2013
As part of the ongoing evolution of University College Dublin's innovation ecosystem, An Taoiseach, Enda Kenny TD officially opened NexusUCD, a new 5,250 sq m industry partnership centre at UCD.
02 July, 2013
The videos of the first ever TEDx event held at UCD are now live. The overall theme of TEDxUCD, hosted by UCD Innovation, was Foresight, predicting what will happen or be needed in the future.
01 July, 2013
Fujitsu has launched a new research project to assist independent living and provide monitoring services for senior citizens and patients through ICT and health management.
20 June, 2013
Memorandum of Understanding with Dún Laoghaire Institute of Art Design to develop and implement new substantive educational and creative collaborations between the two institutions.
11 June, 2013
UCD will lead a €1.7M European project focused on bringing novel melanoma diagnostics towards the clinic
10 June, 2013
Scientists from UCD Conway Institute & UCD Nanomedicine Centre detail how to make antigen binding molecules for molecular studies and translational research.
06 June, 2013
Prof. Eissner’s appointment was made in partnership with the French pharmaceutical company “Servier”.
05 June, 2013
37 researchers have today completed a new University College Dublin Commercialisation Bootcamp which has been delivered for the first time.
16 May, 2013
Award is in recognition of his “pre-eminence and outstanding contributions in research that impact food safety attributes of freezing”.
13 May, 2013
"Social sciences and humanities are the key to decoding some of the most critical problems, not least in Europe”, says EU Commissioner Máire Geoghegan-Quinn
09 May, 2013
At the recent 12th Information Technology and Telecommunications conference in Athlone, the Irish500 project was launched to further profile High Performance Computing in Ireland.
18 April, 2013
A new study involving UCD researchers has discovered a signal that appears to trigger inflammation when the threat of a bacterial infection looms.
17 April, 2013
A new rapid HIV-screening programme offered to patients who present at the Mater Misericordiae University Hospital Emergency Department in Dublin has already seen 2,250 people volunteer to check their HIV status.
19 March, 2013
The Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton T.D. has announced details of the €1 million initial investment in a research programme in data analytics, a key sector growing at 40% per annum worldwide.
06 March, 2013
The seasonal variation of sunlight in Ireland means newborns from Caucasian women who had more sunlight months during their pregnancy are more likely to have longer thighbones.
28 February, 2013
UCD Professor Barry Smyth leads the INSIGHT team in a major national research investment in ICT.
21 February, 2013
A unique science-art graphic installation has been erected in UCD to mark the opening, later in 2013, of the new UCD Science Centre.
21 February, 2013
21 February, 2013
Michael Gibney, UCD Professor of Food and Health, has been appointed as the new Chairman of The Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI).
15 February, 2013
UCD ‘Science Expression’ short film Breaking Ground has won the Undergraduate Entertainment Award at the Royal Television Society Awards.
13 February, 2013
Professor Patrick Wall has been appointed Chairman of Horse Sport Ireland, the governing body for equestrian sport in Ireland.
05 February, 2013
Prof Philip O’Connell joins UCD from the ESRI to become Director of the UCD Geary Institute, the university’s world-leading research centre for economics and social sciences.
04 February, 2013
14 UCD researchers are awarded Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) Investigator Programme Funding
23 January, 2013
A new study from UCD researchers, published in Nature Nanotechnology, examines how nanoparticles act in real-life complex biological environments, such as the human body.
16 January, 2013
A new study, published in the journal Science, has provided fresh insights into the battle of the sexes - at the genetic level at least.
15 January, 2013
UCD Prof Seamas Donnelly is the first Irish based academic to be appointed as editor-in-chief of the Quarterly Journal of Medicine (QJM).
14 January, 2013
New research from UCD shows a mother's education trumps marriage or co-habitation when it comes to the well-being of children.
14 January, 2013
Thomas Lynch, Chair of Molecular Medicine Ireland, is delighted to announce the appointment of Dr Graham Love as new Chief Executive of MMI. Dr Love will take up the position at the end of February.