50 key players in Ireland’s IoT ecosystem

By | March 21st, 2017|Categories: News|

Silicon Republic documents Ireland’s vast Internet of Things network and reveals a system of collaboration and innovation between a broad spectrum of players. Not only do research centres like Nimbus make the list. Also featured are network providers, electronics manufacturers, R&D labs, multinational corporations, start-ups, innovators and

New! 3D printing service for industry

By | March 20th, 2017|Categories: News|

The Nimbus Centre and MEDIC (Medical Engineering Design and Innovation Centre) at Cork Institute of Technology have teamed up to offer industry a comprehensive 3D printing, design and rapid prototyping service.We have a wide range of economic printing and design capabilities to suit your needs, from

Nimbus presents D³LC Wireless Lighting Control Protocol Suite at CeBIT 2017

By | March 14th, 2017|Categories: News|

With the increasing proliferation of LED lighting technologies, intelligent lighting systems have become more and more popular, especially for large indoor spaces. Event hosts now enhance their events with innovative ambient lighting solutions, and in open plan offices, intelligent lighting can contribute to a positive working

Nimbus feature on Silicon Republic for International Women’s Day

By | March 8th, 2017|Categories: News|

To celebrate International Women’s Day Silicon Republic offers expert advice from women at the forefront of engineering, including tips from our own Ramona Marfievici! “Pursue your passions and what challenges you”, says Ramona. “That will keep you going when the going gets tough. Don’t ever let

Nimbus talks to Silicon Valley Global

By | February 20th, 2017|Categories: News|

Prof. Dirk Pesch, Head of the Nimbus Centre at Cork Institute of Technology talks to Frank Collins at Silicon Valley Global about the Internet of Things, the invaluable research being carried out at Nimbus and the vital support the Centre provides to innovative start-ups. So, what

Nimbus named partner in EU H2020 project INSPEX

By | February 6th, 2017|Categories: News|

The Nimbus Centre at Cork Institute of Technology is a partner in project INSPEX, aiming to adapt obstacle-detection technology used in autonomous cars for multiple uses. This 3 year, Horizon 2020 funded project combines the knowhow of nine European organizations to create portable and wearable spatial-exploration

Nimbus Centre newsletter

By | January 31st, 2017|Categories: News|

It’s been a busy month for us here at Nimbus Centre! Read all our latest news in our newsletter featuring articles such as: Nimbus awarded EU H2020 funding for INSPEX Project Applied ‘Internet of Things’ Group TIP Tap Tap at Bett Show London Nimbus assists BT

TIP Tap Tap at Bett Show London

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

TIP Tap Tap showcased their latest smart desk prototype at the Bett Show London, January 25th – 28th. Tip Tap Tap provides early years educators with interactive school desks combined with a cloud-based Learning Content Management System (LCMS). Regular wooden school desks are embedded with touch

Promoting STEM to female students with I WISH Campus Week

By | January 21st, 2017|Categories: News|

I WISH Campus Week saw 80 second level students descend on CIT to take on interactive programmes which allowed students to immerse themselves in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths) via applied & practical interactive workshops, site visits and demonstrations. One student was nominated to take a

Innovation Voucher call now open!

By | January 18th, 2017|Categories: News|

The Nimbus Centre at the Cork Institute of Technology is a registered knowledge provider of Enterprise Ireland’s €5,000 Innovation Voucher funding initiative. The Innovation Vouchers programme is open to all small and medium-sized limited companies registered in Ireland. The Innovation Voucher call is open from Wednesday

Nimbus Centre is hiring!

By | December 1st, 2016|Categories: News|

The Cork Institute of Technology invites applications from suitably qualified persons for the positions of Researcher at Nimbus Centre. The Nimbus Centre has over 80 staff and is involved in an extensive range of applied research and innovative projects with partners across Europe. We have a

HSE occupational therapists visit Nimbus Centre

By | November 30th, 2016|Categories: News|

On Monday 28th November, a group of Occupational Therapists (Noelle Downey, Deirdre Cullen, Sue O Neill, Sinead Tierney, Ciara O Neill) from HSE Cork South, led by Ms. Deirdre Cullen, Occupational Therapy Manager, visited Nimbus to discuss the potential for use of smart assistive technology in

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