News & Events
2020 MacElroy Energy Research BursaryThe MacElroy Energy-Research bursary for 2020 has been awarded to Matteo Giberti (electricity demand-supply matching for wastewater treatment) and Devasanthini Devaraj (natural-gas-production economics). Both projects, and associated essays, have displayed the requisite high level of technical maturity and advanced, creative thinking in the general energy research space at the core of SCBE's energy-research activity.
SCBE thanks once again the far-sighted generosity of Prof. MacElroy in setting up the postgraduate energy-research bursary. The third call for the annual bursary has been made in November 2020, with closing in February 2021, and the announcement of the winners in Spring 2021.
Two University College Dublin Spin-out Companies Shortlisted for the 2020 IChemE Global AwardsDublin, Ireland, 2 October 2020, Two University College Dublin (UCD) spin-out companies, AquaB (AquaB Nanobubble Innovations Ltd) and BioSimulytics are among the more than 120 entries, from around the world, which have been shortlisted for the 2020 IChemE Global Awards.
University College Dublin Spin-out Develops New Method to Generate Ozone NanobubblesAquaB (AquaB Nanobubble Innovations Ltd), a University College Dublin (UCD) spin-out company, today announced that it has developed a novel method of generating ozone nanobubbles in water with commercial disinfectant applications.
UCD Engineers Receive 2019 NovaUCD Innovation AwardsNovaUCD today announced the winners of its annual innovation awards. A total of 7 Awards, including the 2019 NovaUCD Innovation Award, were revealed during a virtual event, to highlight successes made in areas of commercialisation, consultancy, entrepreneurship and the promotion of an innovation culture, by members of the UCD community
UCD Researchers Discover New Method to Generate Substantial Volumes of Nanobubbles in WaterResearchers at University College Dublin (UCD) have discovered a new energy-efficient method to generate and release substantial volumes of metastable, nano-scale gas bubbles in water, in excess of natural solubility levels.
The discovery has the potential to disrupt a number of industries including; wastewater treatment, gas storage, food, bio-pharma and brewing.
Intel and UCD Renew Collaboration on Talent, Research and EducationIntel and University College Dublin (UCD) have announced the next phase of a strategic partnership between the two organisations. Their renewed commitment will see Intel and UCD work closely together over the next 5 years across three key areas: talent, research, and national policy associated with research and education.
Chemical giant DuPont acquires UCD spin-out OxyMemUS chemical giant DuPont has acquired full ownership over OxyMem, a University College Dublin spin-out company.
Takeda Dunboyne Biologics Scholarship paves career path for UCD Biopharma Engineering StudentsTakeda Dunboyne Biologics (“Takeda”), part of the global biopharmaceutical leader in rare diseases, today launches the second year of its partnership with
the Masters (MEngSC) in Biopharmaceutical Engineering in University College Dublin, strengthening links between third level universities and the biopharmaceutical industry for those seeking a career in Life Sciences & STEM.