19 December, 2014
58 highly trained scientist posts. 53 post-graduate students specialised scientific training places
17 December, 2014
UCD researcher is one of five to receive funding to examine potential for new biotherapeutic breakthroughs under the SFI-Pfizer Biotherapeutics Innovation Award programme.
15 December, 2014
UCD researchers have successfully manipulated nanoparticles to target two human breast cancer cell lines as a tool in cancer diagnosis and treatment.
10 December, 2014
A celebration of scientific research links between Ireland and China took place during the State Visit of President Michael D. Higgins to China.
10 December, 2014
A research project underway in the UCD School of Public Health, Physiotherapy, & Population Science Food Reformulation for Consumers (FORC) is led by Professor Patrick Wall and is funded by the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine under the Food Institutional Research Measures (FIRM) programme.
10 December, 2014
Professor Pat Guiry, Director of the Centre for Synthesis and Chemical Biology, provides some background to recent articles featured in Chemistry World and Chemical & Engineering News based on the work of Prof Guiry's research team in the UCD Centre for Synthesis and Chemical Biology.
05 December, 2014
Two new projects will benefit from a €300,000 investment to address policy needs in medical education research and foster research capacity in this sector in Ireland.
03 December, 2014
The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Simon Coveney, TD has announced his plans for a new Agri-Food Strategy up to 2025.
02 December, 2014
Equinome, the leading Irish equine genomics company, plans to open an office in the USA during 2015 and has 6 new DNA-related tests in development which it intends to launch over the coming 24 months.
18 November, 2014
NovoGrid wins €25,000 prize
05 November, 2014
UCD has appointed Professor Robert Bogdan Staszewski, a world renowned engineering researcher, to lead a cutting-edge research programme to increase Ireland’s capability as a global centre for the ‘Internet-of-Things’.
05 November, 2014
Conway Fellow, Professor Cormac Taylor has received the 2014 Nature Award for Mentoring in Science at the Science Foundation Ireland 2014 Summit.
04 November, 2014
Prof Smyth, an international expert on personalisation technologies and recommender systems, was recognised by his peers for his exceptional research accomplishments and contribution to the Irish scientific community over the past year.
30 October, 2014
He is the only Irish scientist to be included in the Top 10, and also has a second paper in the Top 30.
23 October, 2014
Alliance to enhance cooperation between the two research institutions
20 October, 2014
The new Research Centres will be involved in over 165 industry collaborations with partners ranging from multinationals to SMEs and including Intel, Google, Microsoft.
22 September, 2014
Mr Karl Gaff (Research Technician), UCD School of Biology and Environmental Science (Science) has been announced as the overall winner of the UCD Images of Research Competition 2014 for his image Daphnia Family.
22 August, 2014
The SFI Targeted Research Professorship Programme 2014 will provide funding of up to €5 million in direct costs to each successful applicant in specific thematic areas.
18 August, 2014
The rise in position reflects the growing reputation of the university’s researchers internationally.
08 August, 2014
Innovative new technology provides a new way of looking at submarine landslide scarps on Rockall Bank
05 August, 2014
UCD Professor of Musicology, Harry White has been jointly awarded the Harrison Medal by the Society of Musicology in Ireland.
UCD Science Expression: Curious Film
18 July, 2014
Curious Film is a series of free public screenings on Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th in Dublin.
01 August, 2014
Dr William O'Connor and Dr David McKeowan from UCD School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering who have been contracted by the ESA to find new ways to reduce vibrations in future space rockets
17 July, 2014
09 July, 2014
Thomson Reuters has named Professor Desmond Higgins and Professor Colm O'Donnell in their Highly Cited Researchers listings
22 June, 2014
Máire Geoghegan-Quinn received a facilitated tour of the new O’Brien Centre for Science, and had the opportunity to learn more about the research undertaken at UCD from some of its leading researchers.
13 June, 2014
Marie Curie FP7 People 2013 COFUND Action - ENERGY21 is one of eight Marie Curie actions awarded in Ireland over the past seven years, and the first one in Ireland awarded to a single University.
04 June, 2014
56% above world average in publication impact
23 May, 2014
UCD is joint first in total number of funding awards under €47 million SFI Investigators Programme
12 May, 2014
University College Dublin Launches New Enterprise Gateway
11 April, 2014
The company developed a revolutionary new system for waste-water plants that’s up to four times more energy efficient than other best-in-class solutions.
31 March, 2014
Professor Carel le Roux, UCD School of Medicine and Medical Science and UCD Conway Institute receives PIYRA.
20 March, 2014
UCD Professor Mary E.Daly has been elected as the first female President in its 229 history
13 March, 2014
Straight Talking Science initiative brings UCD researchers to their feet in communications training
20 February, 2014
Prof. Orla Feely has been appointed as the Vice President for Research, Innovation and Impact
07 February, 2014
UCD researchers are the most successful Irish based researchers in the latest round of European Research Council (ERC) ‘top-up’ funding or 'Proof of Concept' awards.
05 February, 2014
Commemorating the Irish Famine: Memory and the Monument
20 January, 2014
New UCD Research contributes to the development of new, more effective anti-fungal treatments.
06 January, 2014
New UCD iPad App now free to download from the iTunes Store