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Minister @SimonHarrisTD today announced the @grain_lab team as winner of the Plastics Challenge. The team led by Dr @JGaughrandcu & Dr @BFreelandDCU were awarded €2.4 m in funding for their proposed solution to two different sustainability challenges. sfi.ie/research-news/news/pl…
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The National Challenge Fund is open, and applications for the first two calls close October 21st. Here some of our previous challenge researchers discuss working with SFI. @SiobhanKellehr @JGaughrandcu Apply now! sfi.ie/challenges/national-c… #NationalChallengeFund #NextGenerationEU
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Researchers- it's your last chance to join a webinar to discuss the 2050 Challenge and the Future Digital Challenge before the calls close October 21st. #NationalChallengeFund #NextGenerationEU sfi.zoom.us/meeting/register…
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Winner of the Plastics Challenge @grain_lab #IrishResearch #ShapingOurFuture
A new bio-plastic made from waste grain from the brewing process could be turned into essential equipment for science labs. Researchers at DCU say they hope to commercialise the new material as an alternative to plastics made from fossil fuels | Read more: bit.ly/3UXIo8C
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It's been quite the journey with these folks so far, but couldn't think of a better bunch to be on it with. Thank you @scienceirel for the opportunity and @DCU @DCUFSH for the support to date. Really looking forward to playing a part in what's ahead for @grain_lab
Minister @SimonHarrisTD today announced the @grain_lab team as winner of the Plastics Challenge. The team led by Dr @JGaughrandcu & Dr @BFreelandDCU were awarded €2.4 m in funding for their proposed solution to two different sustainability challenges. sfi.ie/research-news/news/pl…
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Nominations are open for the 2023 SFI St Patrick’s Day Science Medal Award. This award is made annually to distinguished scientists, engineers & tech leaders, living & working in the USA with strong Irish connections. Deadline is Friday 4th November 2022. sfi.ie/funding/funding-calls…
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A group of researchers from @DCU has won the @scienceirel Plastics Challenge. The @grain_lab team is working to reduce plastic use in labs by utilising waste produced from Ireland’s brewing and distilling industry. siliconrepublic.com/innovati…
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It is such an honour receiving this prize with @grain_lab. It’s a testament to the incredible team we have here and I can’t wait to see what we can accomplish together. @Fahys @kellehersan @keithrochfort @DCUFSH @DCUPhysics
Minister @SimonHarrisTD today announced the @grain_lab team as winner of the Plastics Challenge. The team led by Dr @JGaughrandcu & Dr @BFreelandDCU were awarded €2.4 m in funding for their proposed solution to two different sustainability challenges. sfi.ie/research-news/news/pl…
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Kicking off our grant funding session today is Dr Roisin Cheshire from @scienceirel - ‘proposals need to engage the reviewer…remember to take the time to consider their feedback’.
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Minister @SimonHarrisTD today announced the @grain_lab team as winner of the Plastics Challenge. The team led by Dr @JGaughrandcu & Dr @BFreelandDCU were awarded €2.4 m in funding for their proposed solution to two different sustainability challenges. sfi.ie/research-news/news/pl…
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Maths Week is almost upon us, and who better to speak about the importance of our initiative than one of our directors, Sheila Donegan, and Dr Ruth Freeman, Director of Science for Society at Science Foundation Ireland! @waterfordit @scienceirel @abigailruthf
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How many ants are on Earth and what are forever chemicals? Ruth Freeman has the answer in The Green Scene next #patkenny @scienceirel @abigailruthf
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SFI retweeted
We're hiring! We are seeking a Research Fellow with significant experience in Climate Risk and Adaptation to join the @scienceirel @MaREIcentre. More details & how to apply: bit.ly/3wGhpEh @SEFSUCC @UCC @GreenCareersIre @Irishjobsie @GreenJobsIRL
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SFI retweeted
We were delighted to welcome @PhilipNolan_SFI Director General of @scienceirel to DIAS yesterday. SFI are a key funder of the work we do at DIAS. Thank you Philip for the time you spent with our researchers, professors and staff. #DIASdiscovers
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2022 #NobelPrize in Physics awarded for "pioneering #quantum information science"! We are working on developing real world quantum solutions based on this important contribution to physics. @scienceirel @tcddublin @IBM @VodafoneGroup @tcdglobal
BREAKING NEWS: The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has decided to award the 2022 #NobelPrize in Physics to Alain Aspect, John F. Clauser and Anton Zeilinger.
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Over 200,000 People are now signed up to participate in Maths Week with even more people to come! Register now at the link in our bio to make sure you don't miss out on the events and activities planned for this year's Maths Week! @scienceirel @waterfordit
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Bio-Sense, funded under SFI-Defence Organisation Innovation Challenge @scienceirel @defenceforces. Together, the Ordnance Corps EOD and University of Galway @ResearchNUIG @Galway_Innovate are progressing end-user focused next generation of biological agent identification tools
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