Spotlight on Research
Humans can imagine beating vampires but zombies are a much different matter, especially as we increasingly worry that we might be becoming more like them
Tuesday, 31 October 2017
In the quest to develop alternate energy sources a group of researchers at Maynooth University are working on how best to capture the wave energy of the sea.
Friday, 20 October 2017
Research Performance of 3352 business schools worldwide 2007 to 2015.
Wednesday, 04 October 2017
Dr Tuvana Pastine is one of Ireland’s leading practitioners of game theory. Her recent interest is analysing political campaign finance legislation.
Thursday, 01 June 2017
Dr Sarah Arnold is resarching how new entertainment technologies are shaped by gender discourse
Thursday, 20 April 2017
Should it be legal to sell sex? Will new Irish laws protect sex workers, or put them at risk? Dr Paul Ryan is researching sexuality and prostitution policy across 24 European countries.
Friday, 10 March 2017
What are the limits of tolerance? If we tolerate the most extreme and illiberal views, do they threaten to destroy the concept of tolerance itself? Philosopher Dr Susan Gottlöber believes that a pluralist society is the best one for humanity to be happy.
Friday, 20 January 2017
Dr Fiona Walsh, biologist, is working to uncover how and why resistance moves into harmful bacteria.
Monday, 12 December 2016
It's being billed as ‘event cinema’ and growing numbers of cinema-goers are heading to the multiplex to catch an opera. Christopher Morris, Professor of Music, is exploring what is behind this new phenomenon.
Tuesday, 01 November 2016
Prof Sharon Todd is researching how best to build strong and ethical relationships between students and teachers.
Friday, 30 September 2016