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Trinity College Dublin

AMBER

New AMBER website launched on Oct 24th!

AMBER is an SFI funded centre that is jointly hosted in Trinity College Dublin (TCD) by CRANN and the Trinity Centre for Bioengineering (TCBE), working in collaboration with the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) and University College Cork. The centre provides a partnership between leading researchers in material science and industry to develop new materials and medical devices.

AMBER brings together Ireland’s leading material science researchers working across the disciplines of Physics, Chemistry, Bioengineering and Medicine; with an international network of collaborators and companies. Through this collaboration AMBER will support advanced manufacturing in the ICT, medical device and industrial technology sectors.

Launch of AMBER

The centre will be launched in Croke Park on Thursday 24th October by Minister Sean Sherlock. Speakers will include Prof Mark Ferguson, Director General of SFI and representatives from AMBER’s academic and industrial partners.

Following the morning launch, the afternoon will focus on CRANN research with a poster session and short presentations. The event will close with a gala dinner. The launch and research day will take place in the Hogan Suite on the 5th floor of the Croke Park Conference Centre, Croke Park from 10am until late.

Agenda for day

Register to attend.