CASE STUDIES: Engineers' Week 2016 celebrated by the Irish Research Council

Engineers' Week is a week-long programme of nationwide events with the aim of creating a positive awareness and sparking enthusiasm about the engineering profession to people of all ages. As part of #LoveIrishResearch, the Irish Research Council plans to profile five of the engineering researchers it funds over the course of the week.

Environmentally-friendly forestry
Oisín Callery
NUI Galway


Preparing the flood defences of Limerick city for climate change events
Deirdre Ryan
University of Limerick



Smart bee hives
Fiona Edwards Murphy
University College Cork



Robots in an assisted living environment 
Simon O’Keeffe
Maynooth University

Measuring rugby concussion injuries
Gregory Tierney 
Trinity College Dublin