Core Research Projects


#NAME OF THE PROJECT#

  • TITLE: Description of the Title
  • Pillar of Research: ???
  • Principal Investigator: PI Name
  • Funded By: ???
  • Grant Value: 999,999
  • Project Overview: Description of Problem Statement. < Read More >
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MD4PROD

  • MD4PROD: Manufacturing Digitisation for Production and Resource Optimisation
  • Pillar of Research: ???
  • Principal Investigator: Mr. John Cosgrove
  • Funded By: BEinCPPS
  • Grant Value: 150,000
  • Project Overview: The first funded project of the IS4PROD Digital HUB. MD4PROD involves a consortium composed by ACORN Research Centre, a manufacturing SME in the Mid-West Region, and a IT supplier SME. The project has as main objective the development of a CPS-based Factory Logistics Management System which will significantly impact on the factory’s internal logistics, specifically for planning, scheduling and monitoring products, materials and machines within their production system. < Read More >

TEMPO

  • TEMPO: Total Energy Management for Production Operations
  • Pillar of Research: ???
  • Principal Investigator: Mr. John Cosgrove
  • Funded By: Enterprise Ireland
  • Grant Value: 1,600,000
  • Project Overview: Up to 60% of the energy consumed in an industrial facility is attributed to direct energy used by production operations. Real-time Energy consumption by Value Stream is not generally available in industrial facilities. < Read More >

AIBIDS

  • AIBIDS: Artificial Intelligence Based Intrusion Detection System
  • Pillar of Research: ???
  • Principal Investigator: Dr. Daragh Naughton
  • Funded By: Enterprise Ireland
  • Grant Value: 150,000
  • Project Overview: AIBIDS aims to develop a commercial intelligent third party intrusion sensing system for high value transmission networks and security sensitive assets/perimeters. The system will work over a secure wireless protocol and will be of particular interest to such clients as governments, military, power generation, aerospace, oil & gas exploration, large utility companies etc. < Read More >

AR Glass

  • AR Glass: The development of an anti-reflective nano coating for solar applications
  • Pillar of Research: ???
  • Principal Investigator: Dr. Daragh Naughton
  • Funded By: Enterprise Ireland
  • Grant Value: 300,000
  • Project Overview: The development of a laboratory based glass etching (subtractive) process for toughened float glass for both photovoltaic (PV) and solar thermal panels (ST) to increase light transmission and reduce light reflectance.. < Read More >