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Energy and the environment

With the world's population growing and its resources dwindling, advances in energy conversion and storage are key to ensuring a sustainable future. In the School of Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering, we are leading the field in the research of advanced solar technologies, material and molecular simulations as well as carbon reduction. This forms part of a wider UCD research focus on energy systems integration.

Our faculty experts in this area are: (opens in a new window)Recep Kaan Dereli(opens in a new window)Niall English(opens in a new window)Philip Donnellan(opens in a new window)Eoin Syron(opens in a new window)Eoin Casey, & (opens in a new window)Ravindranathan Thampi

Associated Research Centres and Institutes 

Research conducted within this area is done in conjunction with a number of national and international Research Centres and Institutes which magnifies the impact of the work.