WSSIC European good practice example of industry innovation

By | November 30th, 2017|Categories: News|

Cork Institute of Technology hosted representatives from the ecoRIS3 Interreg Europe consortium for a two day good practice sharing event in Cork on the 28th - 29th November 2017. Project partners from seven countries across Europe were in attendance to collectively learn about key success factors

Nimbus Centre nabs Invention of the Year award!

By | November 15th, 2017|Categories: News|

Nimbus Centre are honoured to have received the Invention of the Year Award in Engineering, ICT & Physical Sciences for our project WatNOS, at the PURDYLUCEY Invention of the Year Awards. Third level research is creating jobs, improving our quality of life, and providing solutions to


By | November 2nd, 2017|Categories: News|

Join us at CONNECT IN CORK, an information morning for business and industry to highlight ways that CONNECT’s third-level, technology research can potentially benefit your company. The event is on November 29th in Cork County Hall, and runs from 09.00-13.00. This event will include details of

Largest ever number of summer internship students!

By | October 23rd, 2017|Categories: News|

In summer 2017, Nimbus Centre hosted its largest ever number of internship students - 22 Irish, French and Greek interns from disciplines including electronic engineering, embedded systems, computer science, mechanical engineering and biomedical engineering. These students worked on a wide variety of projects supporting Nimbus Centre's

Developing a directory for Ireland’s water research infrastructure

By | October 10th, 2017|Categories: News|

On October 4th the Water Systems and Services Innovation Centre (WSSIC) at Nimbus Centre organised a very successful design workshop which furthered steps to creating an online directory for Ireland's water research infrastructure. The workshop was run as part of the EPA funded project "Identification and

Nimbus Centre is hiring!

By | October 4th, 2017|Categories: News|

The Cork Institute of Technology invites applications from suitably qualified persons for the positions of Researcher/ Senior Researcher at Nimbus Centre. Nimbus Centre is involved in an extensive range of applied research and innovative embedded computing system projects with partners across industry and the globe. We

Taking maritime monitoring & surveillance to the next level!

By | September 26th, 2017|Categories: News|

For the first time, Aeolus - an innovative maritime monitoring & surveillance platform - has been successfully tested at sea. Aeolus will enhance the monitoring and surveillance capabilities of ships by increasing how far key systems such as radar, cameras and radio detection systems can see

Business breakfast success!

By | September 25th, 2017|Categories: News|

On September 22nd the TEC Gateway at Nimbus Centre hosted a very successful business breakfast where attendees heard from experts in the field of technology innovation. This event was focused on helping businesses to understand the commercial realities of a post Brexit market place, and identify

Business Breakfast: Applied Technology & Commercial Realities

By | September 1st, 2017|Categories: News|

The Nimbus Centre invites you to join us for a business breakfast on Sept 22nd where experts will discuss the commercial realities of a post Brexit market place, and how technology innovation can progress your business. Our speakers will also offer advice on investment and fund

Innovation Voucher open call 6th – 20th September

By | August 28th, 2017|Categories: News|

The TEC Gateway at the Nimbus Centre is an Enterprise Ireland Technology Gateway, providing businesses with innovative software and hardware technical Research and Development capabilities. We specialise in Smart Technologies, Internet of Things and Cyber-Physical Systems for the the Manufacturing, Energy, Smart Cities, and Water sectors.

TOPAs cognitive loop

By | August 4th, 2017|Categories: News|

As EU H2020 project TOPAs hits the midway point in the project, they have developed a short video to communicate their overall objectives, ambitions and achievements. Within the first 18 months the TOPAs team have specified the TOPAs IoT-based architecture to create an open building management

Ireland’s most energy efficient beer cooling system

By | July 25th, 2017|Categories: News|

Nimbus Centre client, Kilkenny Cooling, have made 12 short videos documenting the story of the highly successful first year of the award-winning Kilkenny VS beer cooling system developed at Nimbus Centre. John Smee, of Kilkenny Cooling Systems, came to Nimbus Centre looking to optimise his then

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