Institute Scientists Awarded Prestigious SFI Grant

8th August 2016 

Congratulations to Prof Aoife Gowen and Dr Amalia Scannell who have receieved funding through SFI Investigator Programme for the project Development of a one-step germ-detection device for use on foods and solid surfaces.

Prof Gowen and Dr Scannell were among 24 researchers to receive funding through the programme. Their research will use hyperspectral imaging for the enhanced understanding and control of food microbiology. More details of the projects awarded can be found here.