Impact Case Studies A - Z


Researcher Name
(A – Z)
Title of Case Study School / Institute
Baker, Cheryl Supporting law enforcement in the fight against cyber crime UCD Centre for Cybersecurity and Cybercrime Investigation (CCI)
Barrett, Gavin Democracy in the European Union – getting it right UCD Sutherland School of Law
Brayden, David No more needles: developing oral peptide treatments for diabetes UCD School of Veterinary Medicine and UCD Conway Institute
Brennan, Lorraine A new market for Vitamin D enhanced mushrooms School of Agriculture and Food Science
UCD Institute of Food & Health
Bury, Gerard et al The impact of GP care systems in cardiac arrest School of Medicine
Casey, Eoin Energy-saving UCD technology breathes new life into wastewater treatment School of Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering
Cleary, Anne Why men complete suicide School of Sociology
Devine, Dympna Migrant children in education School of Education
UCD Geary Institute
Dooley, Barbara; Fitzgerald, Amanda & O’Connor, Clíodhna My World Survey: improving youth mental health in Ireland Youth Mental Health Lab, UCD School of Psychology
Doyle, Gerardine Health Literacy – can it make a difference? College of Business
Dimond, Will and Donaghy, Marcus The Inchicore Model School – a 21st century design on education School of Architecture, Planning and Environmental Policy
Doyle, Orla Improving children’s lives – can early intervention make a difference? School of Economics
UCD Geary Institute
Drummond, Anne Reducing workplace injury and illness through occupational safety training School of Public Health, Physiotherapy and Sport Science
Earley, Desmond Promoting Ireland’s rich cultural heritage with contemporary choral music UCD School of Music
EIRSAT-1 Team EIRSAT-1: Ireland’s first satellite UCD Schools of Physics, Mechanical & Materials Engineering, Mathematics & Statistics, Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Computer Science
Farrell, David Including citizens in constitutional reform School of Politics and International Relations
Fitzgerald, Kelly Housing memories: the Dublin Tenements’ Museum UCD School of Irish, Celtic Studies and Folklore
Flynn, Damian Maintaining the balance of power – through engineering School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Fulton, Crystal Playing Social Roulette: The impact of gambling on individuals and society in Ireland School of Information & Communication Studies
Gallagher, Colman Evidence of liquid water on the surface of Mars School of Geography
Gallagher, William; Synnott, Naoise et al Developing new treatments for triple negative breast cancer School of Biomolecular and Biomedical Science
School of Medicine
Goodman, Lizbeth Technology for all: towards truly inclusive design School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering
Gowan, Aoife Getting up close with chemistry – new perspectives on life's interactions School of Biosystems and Food Engineering
Heinen, Mirjam The weight of the issue: policy impact of childhood obesity surveillance in Ireland National Nutrition Surveillance Centre at UCD
Hill, Emmeline Using DNA to pick a winner School of Agriculture and Food Science
Keaveney, Shane and Keogh, Colin The Rapid Foundation School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering
Kelleghan, David; Hayes, Enda; Everard, Mark & Curran, Tom AmmoniaN2K: addressing atmospheric ammonia pollution UCD School of Biosystems & Food Engineering
Lanigan, Fiona et al Defining ‘low risk’ for early stage breast cancer to avoid unnecessary treatment School of Biomolecular and Biomedical Science
Lowery, Madeleine Engineering a smarter treatment for Parkinson's Disease School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Madden, David The poverty effects of a fat tax in Ireland School of Economics
Mark-Fitzgerald, Emily Remembering and commemorating the Irish Famine School of Art History and Cultural Policy
More, Simon Guiding animal health policy in Ireland and the EU School of Veterinary Medicine
Mukonka, Victor and Fitzpatrick, Patricia Intervention of mother and baby pack to increase institutional deliveries in rural Zambia School of Public Health, Physiotherapy and Sport Science
Murphy, Patrick Protecting Ireland’s homes from radiation School of Mathematics and Statistics
Norris, Michelle Funding Social Housing after Ireland’s economic crisis School of Social Policy, Social Work and Social Justice
O'Brien, Eugene How much traffic can this bridge take? School of Civil Engineering
O'Cearbhaill, Eoin 3D printing to revolutionise medical devices School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering
O'Connor, Kevin Creating a Rural Hub at the Centre of the Bioeconomy Ecosystem: Repurposing the Lisheen Mine UCD School of Biomolecular and Biomedical Science
O’Doherty, John and
Sweeney, Torres
BioAtlantis develops novel animal health product School of Agriculture and Food Science
School of Veterinary Medicine
O’Donnell, Katherine Justice for Magdalenes School of Philosophy
O’Reilly, Gary and
Coyle, David
Using technology to support mental health in young people School of Psychology
School of Computer Science
Parnell, Andrew You are what you eat (and we can tell!) School of Mathematics and Statistics and Insight Centre
Pine, Emilie Communicating the legacy of child abuse and helping victims heal UCD School of English, Drama and Film
Scott, Mark & Lennon, Michael Eco-Plan: upping the game for green spaces in urban planning School of Architecture, Planning and Environmental Policy
Stanton, Kenneth Closer to the sun – a mission critical spacecraft surface coating School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering
Sun, Da-Wen A fresh look at freezing foods: new technology to preserve nutrients School of Biosystems and Food Engiennering
Staszewski, R. Bogdan Smart science to power the Internet of Things School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Trotta, Antonia Protecting our brains with safer helmets UCD School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering
Walsh, Patrick Paul Advocating for the Role of Academia, Science and Technology in the UN Sustainable Development Goals School of Politics and International Relations
Zhao, Yaqian Constructed wetlands: from waste to oasis School of Civil Engineering