Dr Ciarán Mac an Bhaird
Biography
Books
Year  Publication  

2005  Primality Testing and Gaussian Sums.
Ciarán Mac an Bhaird (2005) Primality Testing and Gaussian Sums. : Logic Press. [Details] 
Book Chapters
Year  Publication  

2011  'The role of Technology in Mathematics Support'
Ciarán Mac an Bhaird, Ann O'Shea (2011) 'The role of Technology in Mathematics Support' In: Teaching Mathematics Online: Emergent Technologies and Methodologies. Hershey PA17033: IGI Global. [Details] 
Peer Reviewed Journals
Year  Publication  

2020  'Mathematics Support Centre Attendees and their Use of Online Resources'
Ciarán Mac an Bhaird, Peter Mulligan, James O'Malley (2020) 'Mathematics Support Centre Attendees and their Use of Online Resources'. MSOR Connections, [Details] 

2020  'Student Perspectives on their Engagement with a Mathematics Support Centre Website'
Ciarán Mac an Bhaird, Peter Mulligan, James O'Malley (2020) 'Student Perspectives on their Engagement with a Mathematics Support Centre Website'. MSOR Connections, [Details] 

2015  'Adult learners and mathematics learning support'
Olivia Fitzmaurice, Ciarán Mac an Bhaird, Eabhnat Ní Fhloinn, Ciarán O'Sullivan. (2015) 'Adult learners and mathematics learning support'. ADULTS LEARNING MATHEMATICS AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL, 10 (1):6883 [fulltext] [Details] 

2014  'University Students’ Perspectives on Diagnostic Testing in Mathematics'
Eabhnat Ní Fhloinn, Ciarán Mac an Bhaird, Brian Nolan (2014) 'University Students’ Perspectives on Diagnostic Testing in Mathematics'. International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology, 45 (1):5874 [DOI] [Details] 

2011  'The Irish Mathematics Support Network; its origins and progression'
Olivia Gill, Kevin Jennings, Ciarán Mac an Bhaird, Eabhnat Ní Fhloinn, Ciarán O'Sullivan (2011) 'The Irish Mathematics Support Network; its origins and progression'. All Ireland Journal of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (AISHEJ), 3 (2):51.151.14 [fulltext] [Details] 

2010  'The Origins, Development and evaluation of Mathematics Support Services'
Olivia Gill, Ciarán Mac an Bhaird, Eabhnat Ní Fhloinn (2010) 'The Origins, Development and evaluation of Mathematics Support Services'. BULLETIN OF THE IRISH MATHEMATICAL SOCIETY, 66 (2):5163 [fulltext] [Details] 

2009  'Is Mathematics Support worthwhile? An overview of the 3rd Irish workshop on Mathematics Learning and Support Centres'
Ciarán Mac an Bhaird, Ann O'Shea (2009) 'Is Mathematics Support worthwhile? An overview of the 3rd Irish workshop on Mathematics Learning and Support Centres'. MSOR Connections, 9 (2):5259 [fulltext] [Details] 
Conference Publications
Year  Publication  

2012  A Purely Diophantine System of Equations that Corresponds to Cyclotomic Numbers of Order l
Ciarán Mac an Bhaird, Patrick McCarthy (2012) A Purely Diophantine System of Equations that Corresponds to Cyclotomic Numbers of Order l . In: Vladimir Akis eds. Essays on Mathematics and Statistics: Volume 2 (Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference in Mathematics and Statistics (ATINER)) , pp.2338 [Details] 

2012  The effect of fear on engagement with mathematics
Ann O'Shea, Martin Grehan, Ciarán Mac an Bhaird (2012) The effect of fear on engagement with mathematics Proceedings of the 12th International Congress on Mathematical Education, Seoul (2012) Seoul, South Korea, , pp.57845792 [Details] 

2012  Appropriate settings and supports for thirdlevel diagnostic testing in mathematics
E. Ní Fhloinn, C. Mac an Bhaird and B. Nolan (2012) Appropriate settings and supports for thirdlevel diagnostic testing in mathematics Proceedings of the SMEC Conference 2012: Teaching at the heart of Learning , pp.1015 [fulltext] [Details] 

2012  Mentoring students can lead to increased engagement and success with mathematics
Ciarán Mac an Bhaird (2012) Mentoring students can lead to increased engagement and success with mathematics . In: Dagmar Waller eds. Proceedings of the CetlMSOR Conference 2011 , pp.7480 [fulltext] [Details] 

2012  Monitoring Students' Engagement with Mathematics at Third Level
G. Burke, C. Mac an Bhaird, A. O'Shea (2012) Monitoring Students' Engagement with Mathematics at Third Level Proceedings of the SMEC Conference 2012: Teaching at the heart of Learning , pp.5053 [fulltext] [Details] 

2012  Peer Mentoring for AtRisk Students
Gráinne Burke, Ciarán Mac an Bhaird, Ann O'Shea (2012) Peer Mentoring for AtRisk Students . In: Peter Rowlett, Dagmar Waller eds. Proceedings of the CetlMSOR Conference 2012 University of Sheffield, , pp.914 [Details] 

2011  The effects of social interactions on engagement in Mathematics
A. O'Shea, M. Grehan and C. Mac an Bhaird (2011) The effects of social interactions on engagement in Mathematics Proceedings of the Fourth Conference on Research in Mathematics Education MEI 4 , pp.180191 [fulltext] [Details] 

2011  How do students deal with difficulties in mathematics?
M. Grehan, A. O'Shea and C. Mac an Bhaird (2011) How do students deal with difficulties in mathematics? Proceedings of the CetlMSOR Conference 2010 , pp.3438 [fulltext] [Details] 

2011  The Development of Mathematics Resources
C. Mac an Bhaird, A. O'Shea. (2011) The Development of Mathematics Resources Proceedings: National Digital Learning Resources Conference: NDLR Fest 2011 Vol 1 & 2 [fulltext] [Details] 

2010  What type of student avails of mathematics support and why?
C. Mac an Bhaird and A. O'Shea (2010) What type of student avails of mathematics support and why? Proceedings of the CETLMSOR Conference 2009 , pp.4851 [fulltext] [Details] 

2010  The lessons that struggling mathematics students can learn from the History of Mathematics
C. Mac an Bhaird (2010) The lessons that struggling mathematics students can learn from the History of Mathematics Proceedings of the History of Mathematics and Teaching of Mathematics Conference 2010 [Details] 

2010  What type of student avails of mathematics support and extra mathematics initiatives?
C. Mac an Bhaird, M. Grehan and A. O'Shea (2010) What type of student avails of mathematics support and extra mathematics initiatives? Proceedings of the 15th SEFI MWG Seminar and 8th Workshop GFC, Mathematical education of Engineers [fulltext] [Details] 

2010  Why do students not avail of mathematics support? A case study of first year students at NUI Maynooth
A. O'Shea, M.Grehan and C. Mac an Bhaird (2010) Why do students not avail of mathematics support? A case study of first year students at NUI Maynooth Proceedings of the British Congress for Mathematics Education April 2010 , pp.254258 [fulltext] [Details] 

2010  First year students' mathematics learning experiences at the National University of Ireland Maynooth
C. Mac an Bhaird and A. O'Shea (2010) First year students' mathematics learning experiences at the National University of Ireland Maynooth Research Teaching  Linkages: Practice and Policy. Proceedings of the National Academy's Third Annual Conference , pp.123126 [fulltext] [Details] 

2009  Introducing the history of mathematics to third level students with weak mathematical backgrounds: A case study
C. Mac an Bhaird (2009) Introducing the history of mathematics to third level students with weak mathematical backgrounds: A case study Proceedings of the CETLMSOR Conference 2008 , pp.6368 [fulltext] [Details] 

2008  The Necessity of Maths Support Centres in Higher Level Education
C. Mac an Bhaird (2008) The Necessity of Maths Support Centres in Higher Level Education Proceedings of AISHE, AISHEC Encouraging Student Engagement [fulltext] [Details] 
Published Reports
Year  Publication  

2016  An audit of Mathematics Learning Support provision on the island of Ireland in 2015.
Anthony Cronin, Jonathan Cole, Maura Clancy, Cormac Breen, Diarmuid Ó Sé (2016) An audit of Mathematics Learning Support provision on the island of Ireland in 2015. The National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education, DUBLIN. [Details] 