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RIA White Paper, 'Better together: Knowledge co-production for a sustainable society'

Tuesday, 11 January 2022

The RIA white paper, ‘Better together: Knowledge co-production for a sustainable society’, provides an overview of knowledge co-production for sustainability and environmental research in Ireland; highlights the...

Science Committees, Climate Change and Environmental Sciences Committee

The Kathleen Lonsdale RIA Chemistry Prize 2022

Tuesday, 11 January 2022

Deadline extended to 14 January for applications to the Kathleen Lonsdale RIA Chemistry Prize 2022. This prize awards the most outstanding Irish PhD thesis in the general area of the Chemical Sciences.

Science Committees, Physical, Chemical and Mathematical Sciences Committee, Grants and Awards

Watch Ireland's Grasslands and Carbon

Tuesday, 14 December 2021

In the sixth in this series of Climate Conversations held on 24 November 2021, Professor Matthew Saunders gave a talk on Ireland's Grasslands and Carbon.

Science Committees, Climate Change and Environmental Sciences Committee

Hamilton Day 2021 Review

Wednesday, 20 October 2021

Caroline Series, Emeritus Professor of Mathematics at the University of Warwick, delivered the Royal Irish Academy's 2021 Hamilton Lecture on the topic 'Glimpses into Hyperbolic Geometry'.

Science Committees, Physical, Chemical and Mathematical Sciences Committee, Hamilton Day

Top nine final year maths students get Hamilton Prize

Wednesday, 20 October 2021

Sponsors Ibec see developing STEM talent as a key role in safeguarding Ireland’s economic future.

Science Committees, Physical, Chemical and Mathematical Sciences Committee, Grants and Awards, Hamilton Day

Vaccine Questions Ep8: Looking to the future with Professor Christine Loscher

Thursday, 29 July 2021

In the final episode of this series, Professor of Immunology Christine Loscher discusses the vaccine rollout and answers questions on vaccines for teens, booster shots and more.

Science Committees, Life and Medical Sciences Committee, Covid-19 Research Response

Dr Conor Crawford awarded the Kathleen Lonsdale RIA Chemistry Prize 2021

Thursday, 8 July 2021

UCD PhD student recognised for his transformative work developing vaccines against a major human pathogen 

Science Committees, Physical, Chemical and Mathematical Sciences Committee, Grants and Awards

Vaccine Questions Ep7: Understanding human behaviour with Professor Pete Lunn

Monday, 5 July 2021

In episode 7 behavioural economist, Professor Pete Lunn shares expert insights on how our behaviour impacts the spread of COVID-19 and what drives this behaviour.

Science Committees, Life and Medical Sciences Committee

A financial analyst's love of fashion leads to a new career as a software engineer

Friday, 25 June 2021

For our second computer science profile, we spoke to Olga Minguett, a National College of Ireland graduate working on voice recognition technology at Optum while studying for her MSc in AI at University of Limerick, to...

Science Committees, Engineering and Computer Sciences Committee

Vaccine Questions Ep6: Vaccine solidarity with Dr Siobhán O'Sullivan

Monday, 14 June 2021

In episode six Dick chats to Dr Siobhán O’Sullivan, Chief Bioethic Officer at the Department of Health about the difficult decisions officials and individuals must grapple with in this pandemic and the values and...

Science Committees, Life and Medical Sciences Committee

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