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Sad news about Professor Séamus LawlessMay 29, 2019

'At ADAPT we are mourning the loss of one of our rising research stars, inspirational colleague, and much loved member of our family. His peer-reviewed publications, supervision of cutting-edge doctoral research, and leadership of internationally acclaimed research projects have transformed the boundaries of the discipline'

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Fr Peter McVerry awarded honorary fellowship of Engineers IrelandMay 29, 2019

Fr Peter McVerry SJ has been awarded the title of honorary fellow of Engineers Ireland for his commitment and work to reduce homelessness and social disadvantage in Ireland over many years at Engineers Ireland’s national conferring ceremony held on Friday, May 24, 2019
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Tangent incubator to nurture 15 new digital health startupsMay 29, 2019

Fifteen digital health startups from across Europe embark on a bespoke incubator programme organised by Tangent, Trinity’s Ideas Workspace at Trinity College Dublin, which aims to identify and develop new technologies promoting healthy living, active ageing and innovative healthcare systems

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AMBER secures €40m in government fundingMay 29, 2019

The funding of €40m will be delivered through SFI Research Centres Programme, coupled with €77m in cash and in-kind contributions which AMBER will raise in investment from industry and non-exchequer sources through their collaborative and international research activities

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Limerick firm and Israel team up on €1.1m lens testing technology projectMay 29, 2019

DesignPro Automation, Limerick, secured funding from MANUNET for a €1.1m project to develop optical lens testing technology for high-volume, automated lens production. The project kicked off in January 2019, and the firm is working in partnership with optronic specialist Duma Optronics of Nesher, Israel

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Revised standard for non-domestic gas installersMay 20, 2019

The Registered Gas Installer (RGI) scheme is being extended to include non-domestic gas works. To support this, Edition 3 of the Standard IS 820, non-domestic gas installations has been published, and gas installers carrying out gas works at public access buildings and outdoor and mobile catering installations are affected