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Ask UL – Q & A CAO

Well done to everyone who sat the Leaving Cert this year! On the 19th, 20th and 21st of August, UL will have a panel of experts on hand from 9am to 5pm each day to answer all your UL queries. [...]

Science and Engineering Summer Camp & UL CyberCamp 2019

The faculty of S&E offered its annual “Engineering Summer Camp” which ran over a two-day period, commencing 24th & 25th June. Approx. 60 students attended, of which 20 were female, [...]

CRIS PhD students gave a talk at this year’s Paint of Science event

Andrew O’Riordan and James Coady (both PhD researchers with the Centre for Robotics and Intelligent Systems (CRIS) and Confirm Research Centre) presented together at the Pint of Science. The [...]

CRIS attends Analog Devices Technology Day

The Centre for Robotics and Intelligent Systems (CRIS) was delighted to take part in Analog Devices Inc. Technology day, representing the MaREI centre and showcasing their research to date. The [...]

Prof. Daniel Toal received UL President’s Excellence Awards for Staff

Congratulations to the Director of the Centre for Robotics and Intelligent Systems, Daniel Toal on his recently obtained award for excellence in research leadership. The President’s Excellence [...]

Senior Researcher unravels mechanism which led to making bacteria antibiotic resistant

Dr. Gabriel Leen, Senior Research Fellow, (E&CE Dept.) has become an Affiliate by invitation of Lawrence Berkeley Lab, California, which is a U.S. Department of Energy National Laboratory [...]

Soon a new UAV in our lab – A-techsyn’s CGT50 SLT

In the Centre for Robotics and Intelligent Systems (CRIS), we have been preparing to receive our new Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV), CGT50 SLT. The vehicle was manufactured by A-techsyn, a company [...]

Limerick4Engineering Show, Shannon Airport

As part of 2019 Engineering week activities, the Centre for Robotics and Intelligent Systems (CRIS) team participated in the Limerick4Engineering showcase held on the 7th of March at Shannon [...]

Director of CRIS Daniel Toal Invited Speaker, gives talk on Smart Remotely Operated Vehicles

Professor Daniel Toal (pictured left), Director, CRIS – Centre for Robotics & Intelligent Systems and Chair of Electrical Engineering and Robotics, Department of Electronic & Computer [...]

CRIS supports the SFPC ‘COMPASS’ competition on Alternative Energy Opportunities

Shannon Foynes Port Company ‘COMPASS’ competition was established to raise awareness of the potential of the Shannon Estuary and SFPC as an economic driver of national importance. This year’s [...]