The department has four groups of research expertise. For details on current and previous projects visit the group websites via the links below.
For collaboration requests or queries about research funding opportunities email the expert closest to your area of interest.
|Teaching, Learning and Assessment in Technology Education||Dr. Niall Seery|
|Teaching and learning in engineering and technology||Dr. Seamus Gordan|
|Pedagogical approaches for design and creativity, Design methods and strategies for teaching and learning, Thinking and learning styles||Dr. Keelin Leahy|
|Intellectual task analysis, Emotion and learning, Behaviour analysis in organisations||Dr. Thomas Waldmann|
|End of life product treatment, Biodegradable batteries, Automated manufacturing systems, Renewable energy systems||Dr. Alan Ryan|
|Cutting of Composite materials and Metals.||Dr. Seamus Gordan|
Nanotechnology, Recycling systems, Materials research in the fields of bio-medical devices, High temperature technology and electronics manufacturing
BRAVO - Bauxite Residue and Aluminium Valorisation Operations - http://www.bravoeip.eu/
|Dr. Lisa o'Donoghue|
Materials and Surface Science Institute (inter department institute)
|Finite element analysis, Residual stress determination and prediction, Electron microscopy||Dr. David Tanner|
|Material processing and metallurgy, Industrial automation, Mechanical testing of materials and products||Dr. Peter Tiernan|