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The TOPAs Cognitive Loop

August 4th, 2017|0 Comments

As EU H2020 project TOPAs hits the midway point in the project, they have developed a short video to communicate

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Ireland’s Most Energy Efficient Beer Cooling System

July 25th, 2017|0 Comments

Nimbus Centre client, Kilkenny Cooling, have made 12 short videos documenting the story of the highly successful first year of

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Innovation in Construction

July 24th, 2017|0 Comments

Every company, including those in the construction sector, has its day-to-day challenges; challenges which can have a dramatic effect on

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Nimbus Centre Newsletter

June 1st, 2017|0 Comments

It’s been a busy few months for us here at Nimbus Centre! Read all our latest news in our newsletter

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The role of water reuse in Ireland

May 25th, 2017|0 Comments

There is an opportunity for Ireland to embrace the concept of a Circular Economy, which is gaining traction across Europe,

SMEs finding new routes to R&D funding

May 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

Enterprise Ireland’s Technology Gateway Network, in partnership with Institutes of Technology, provide fast access to expertise and solutions for businesses

Mapping Ireland’s water-related research infrastructure

May 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

As Ireland’s research infrastructure adopts new technological advances and moves towards the Internet of things (IoT) model, it is becoming

TAPSTAK Launches a ‘Remote Control for Life’

May 11th, 2017|0 Comments

TAPSTAK is intent on transforming the way we interact with the world around us, having created one smartphone App that

Nimbus Centre is Hiring!

May 8th, 2017|0 Comments

The Cork Institute of Technology invites applications from suitably qualified persons for the position of Researcher at the Water Systems

SFI to invest €72 million in four new Irish Research Centres

May 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

Science Foundation Ireland announced that it will invest €72 million over the next six years in four new world-class SFI

Innovation Voucher Call Now Open!

April 26th, 2017|0 Comments

The TEC Gateway at the Nimbus Centre is an Enterprise Ireland Technology Gateway, providing businesses with innovative software and hardware

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E2District Workshop at Sustainable Places 2017

April 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Horizon 2020 project, E2District, is running a workshop at Sustainable Places 2017 to explore the topic of “Energy Efficient Optimised District

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Nimbus Centre is Hiring!

April 13th, 2017|0 Comments

The Cork Institute of Technology invites applications from suitably qualified persons for the position of Research Assistant in the area

Prof. John Barrett TEDxCIT tops 500,000 views

April 10th, 2017|0 Comments

Professor John Barrett, Head of Academic Studies at the Nimbus Centre, tops half a million views for his TEDxCIT talk

Driving R&D in Irish firms with Technology Gateways

April 1st, 2017|0 Comments

Enterprise Ireland’s Technology Gateway Programme has enabled more than 900 Irish companies to complete 1,800 research and development projects over

50 key players in Ireland’s IoT ecosystem

March 21st, 2017|0 Comments

Silicon Republic documents Ireland’s vast Internet of Things network and reveals a system of collaboration and innovation between a broad spectrum

New! 3D Printing Service for Industry

March 20th, 2017|0 Comments

The Nimbus Centre and MEDIC (Medical Engineering Design and Innovation Centre) at Cork Institute of Technology have teamed up to

Nimbus presents D³LC Wireless Lighting Control Protocol Suite at CeBIT 2017

March 14th, 2017|0 Comments

With the increasing proliferation of LED lighting technologies, intelligent lighting systems have become more and more popular, especially for large

Nimbus feature on Silicon Republic for International Women’s Day

March 8th, 2017|0 Comments

To celebrate International Women’s Day Silicon Republic offers expert advice from women at the forefront of engineering, including tips from

Nimbus talks to Silicon Valley Global

February 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Prof. Dirk Pesch, Head of the Nimbus Centre at Cork Institute of Technology talks to Frank Collins at Silicon Valley

Nimbus named partner in EU H2020 project INSPEX

February 6th, 2017|0 Comments

The Nimbus Centre at Cork Institute of Technology is a partner in project INSPEX, aiming to adapt obstacle-detection technology used

Nimbus Centre Newsletter

January 31st, 2017|0 Comments

It’s been a busy month for us here at Nimbus Centre! Read all our latest news in our newsletter featuring

TIP Tap Tap at Bett Show London

January 30th, 2017|0 Comments

TIP Tap Tap showcased their latest smart desk prototype at the Bett Show London, January 25th – 28th. Tip Tap

Promoting STEM to female students with I WISH Campus Week

January 21st, 2017|0 Comments

I WISH Campus Week saw 80 second level students descend on CIT to take on interactive programmes which allowed students

Innovation Voucher Call Now Open

January 18th, 2017|0 Comments

The Nimbus Centre at the Cork Institute of Technology is a registered knowledge provider of Enterprise Ireland’s €5,000 Innovation Voucher

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Nimbus Centre is Hiring!

December 1st, 2016|0 Comments

The Cork Institute of Technology invites applications from suitably qualified persons for the positions of Researcher at Nimbus Centre. The

HSE Occupational Therapists visit Nimbus

November 30th, 2016|0 Comments

On Monday 28th November, a group of Occupational Therapists (Noelle Downey, Deirdre Cullen, Sue O Neill, Sinead Tierney, Ciara O

Innovation through Collaboration – how Nimbus can help your business!

November 14th, 2016|0 Comments

The Enterprise Europe Network (EEN), together with two of Cork Institute of Technology’s research centres, TEC (Technologies for Embedded Computing) at

Nimbus at National Digital Week 2016

November 4th, 2016|0 Comments

Two of Cork Institute of Technology’s research centres, the Technologies for Embedded Computing (TEC@NIMBUS) Centre and the Centre for Advanced

Nimbus collaborate with Hainan University China

October 28th, 2016|0 Comments

The Cork Institute of Technology participated in one of the most prominent education fairs in China, The China Education Expo

TOPAs accomplishes first pilot site installation

September 16th, 2016|0 Comments

The TOPAs European consortium of academic and industrial partners, led by Motorola Solutions, has recently completed connecting the first pilot

Nimbus Centre Industry Breakfast Morning Sept 1st

August 12th, 2016|0 Comments

The TEC Gateway at the Nimbus Centre invites you to a breakfast morning on September 1st to discover a fresh

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Nimbus Research in Affective Computing to Benefit Dementia Patients

August 9th, 2016|0 Comments

Computers that learn from experience are central to the SenseCare project that aims to improve the quality of life and

9 reasons why Ireland is the natural home for the Internet of Things

July 29th, 2016|0 Comments

Sea, land, cities and sky – Ireland has an abundance of resources, brains and infrastructure that make it the natural

Cork smartening up with Gateway programme

July 15th, 2016|0 Comments

The Cork Smart Gateway has been initiated to help the entire region position itself as a more attractive destination for

Aeolus to sail in Beaufort Cup 2016

July 7th, 2016|0 Comments

The inaugural Beaufort Cup will take place this July 10th-15th hosted by the Royal Cork Yacht Club, Crosshaven, Co Cork,

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Hardware Development with 3rd Level Institutions

June 30th, 2016|0 Comments

Nimbus' Product Development Engineer Jean-Michel Rubillon was interviewed by Mint Tek about hardware development with 3rd level institutions. He discusses

John Barrett Invited Speaker at World Environment Centre Executive Round Table on Sustainability

May 27th, 2016|0 Comments

On April 27th 2016, the World Environment Centre (WEC) organised an Executive Round Table in London on ”Business Planning for

Nimbus and water management, Ireland’s Cork-led revolution

May 18th, 2016|0 Comments

Kevin Fitzgibbon, Water Innovation Centre coordinator at Nimbus, sits down with Silicon Republic to discuss the Water Systems and Services

Start-Ups Collide: Nimbus talks to Connected

May 9th, 2016|0 Comments

Brian Cahill, Innovation Coordinator at Nimbus Centre, talks to the Sunday Business Post's technology magazine Connected. The May issue cover

Technology Gateway Network Industry Showcase May 10th

May 4th, 2016|0 Comments

Nimbus' Industry Division the TEC Gateway will be at the Enterprise Ireland Technology Gateway Network Industry Showcase May 10th in

Enterprise Ireland Innovation Voucher Call Now Open

April 12th, 2016|0 Comments

The Nimbus Centre at the Cork Institute of Technology is a registered knowledge provider of Enterprise Ireland’s free €5,000 Innovation

How the Nimbus Centre is Leading a Data-Centric Ireland

April 11th, 2016|0 Comments

As Dr Dirk Pesch, head of the Nimbus Centre in Cork sees it, we are in the eye of the

Nimbus based company ShowGuider lands major deal with Dubai airport

April 11th, 2016|0 Comments

ShowGuider, an Irish technological innovation company based at the Nimbus Research Centre, CIT, is developing an interactive 3D site model

Nimbus promoting equality in STEM with Silicon Republic

March 7th, 2016|0 Comments

The #iLookLikeAnEngineer movement was started by Isis Anchalee in 2015. After receiving backlash for featuring in her companys promotional marketing

Nimbus wins at EWSN 2016

February 24th, 2016|0 Comments

Nimbus researchers Pablo Corbalan, Victor Cionca and Ramona Marfievici recently won the Best Poster Award at the 2016 International Conference on

Reinventing The School Desk: TIP Tap Tap

February 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

TIP Tap Tap co-founder Kevin O Mahony talks to Fractus Learning about their education technology and how it could enhance

SCUBA ‘Self-Organising, Co-operative and Robust Building Automation’

February 15th, 2016|0 Comments

The Nimbus Centre is working on the SCUBA Project to develop integrated Building Automation Systems (BAS) with interfaces for interoperation

Nimbus addressing energy sustainability across blocks of buildings with European Consortium

January 6th, 2016|0 Comments

Nimbus Centre at Cork Institute of Technology is a key partner in a Motorola-led European project to reduce energy consumption

Further success for TIP Tap Tap

November 19th, 2015|0 Comments

TIP Tap Tap wowed at the Web Summit again this year. They showcased their education technology in Dublin from the

An Internet of (Im)Possible Things | John Barrett | TEDxBergen

November 12th, 2015|0 Comments

Having surpassed quarter of a million views in his first TEDx talk, Dr John Barrett discusses how the (im)possible and

Abbey Road studios link up with Nimbus

October 28th, 2015|0 Comments

The world-renowned Abbey Road Studios plan to become a music tech and innovation powerhouse by linking up with Cork Institute

How IoT could be used to predict the future

October 16th, 2015|0 Comments

As one of the nation’s leading authorities on the topic of all things internet of things (IoT), Dr John Barrett,

TIP Tap Tap is turning school desks into interactive IOT workstations

October 13th, 2015|0 Comments

TIP Tap Tap is a spin out company developed in the Nimbus Centre to enhance traditional teaching, reduce manual assessment,

€20,000 of prizes won at CIT Innovation Support Day

October 13th, 2015|0 Comments

The Lord Mayor of Cork Cllr. Chris O'Leary was guest of honour at the Cork Institute of Technology’s Innovation Support

Nimbus Centre Head Dirk Pesch speaks to Silicon Republic

October 8th, 2015|0 Comments

Dr Dirk Pesch, Head of the Nimbus Centre, was interviewed recently for Silicon Republic's Internet of Things week. He discusses

Real-time monitor to help farmers boost milk quality

August 31st, 2015|0 Comments

Farmers will gain real-time feedback on milk quality thanks to a monitoring system being developed at Cork Institute of Technology.

Where creativity and technology merge

July 22nd, 2015|0 Comments

In Hand Guides are telling the story of Blarney Castle this month with its most recent smart audio walking-tour.  This

Ideally positioned for further European collaborations

July 22nd, 2015|0 Comments

Following the success in winning funding for two prestigious ‘Horizon 2020’ Projects in the ‘ICT for Energy Efficient Buildings’ call

‘Energy In Time’ video series launched

July 13th, 2015|0 Comments

The Energy In Time project aim is to develop a Smart Energy Simulation Based Control method which will reduce the

Innovative Ship-Mounted Kite System unveiled at SeaFest

July 13th, 2015|0 Comments

Smart technology, developed by Irish Defence Forces, SEAI, IMERC, Enterprise Ireland and CIT, to enhance ship efficiency and communications Innovative

Nimbus on Irish Tech News

July 8th, 2015|0 Comments

Richard Linger, Nimbus' head of industry & TEC Gateway, talks to Irish Tech News about the ongoing work at the

Nimbus wins at Irish Signals and Systems Conference

July 2nd, 2015|0 Comments

Nimbus researchers Samira Roshany Yamchi, Juan Manuel Escano and Niel Canty recently won the Best Paper Award at the 26th

Risk-free innovation

June 29th, 2015|0 Comments

We venture into the unknown for multiple reasons: scientific progress, financial gain, excitement. Part of taking the actual or virtual

Nimbus at EPA’s Green Business Conference June 10th

June 3rd, 2015|0 Comments

The Environmental Protection Agency's Green Business Programme, in association with Ibec, will host a National Conference on Financing & Funding

€1.5M ‘HORIZON 2020’ SUCCESS FOR CIT RESEARCH

May 5th, 2015|0 Comments

Researchers from The Nimbus Centre at Cork Institute of Technology have been successful in winning funding for two prestigious ‘Horizon

Viva Las Vegas! Pitching at Collision 2015

April 28th, 2015|0 Comments

Nimbus start-up Tip tap tap attended the Collision conference in Las Vegas, May 5-6. After being shortlisted from hundreds of

Technology Gateway Industry Show Case May 18th

April 10th, 2015|0 Comments

Silver Springs Hotel Cork Starts at 9.30 am with Registration & Coffee Enterprise Ireland, in partnership with the Institutes of Technology,

Assisted Living innovation

March 27th, 2015|0 Comments

The AAL Association organized an INFO DAY on 11 March in Brussels about the next call topic of the AAL

New technology enhances traditional teaching and assessment methods

February 24th, 2015|0 Comments

The Nimbus Centre at Cork Institute of Technology has received approx €300K in funding from Enterprise Ireland to further the

Promoting careers in STEM to female students

February 13th, 2015|0 Comments

The Nimbus Centre was delighted to be involved with the I Wish initiative on February 12th, which aims to promote

Nimbus seminars running in conjunction with CIT Innovation Week 2015

February 11th, 2015|0 Comments

As part of the Cork Institute of Technology’s Innovation week 2015 and the Nimbus Centre Seminar Series, Nimbus will be

Consortium wins place in €92M fund with EU ‘Lighthouse’ project

February 11th, 2015|0 Comments

GrowSmarter is a consortium project involving Cork City Council that recently won a place in the €92,320,000 EU Smart City

John Barrett delivers keynote speech at Adobe Engineering Summit

February 10th, 2015|0 Comments

Dr. John Barrett recently presented at Adobe’s Tech Summit, an internal gathering of the company’s engineers from around the world.

Showguider to equip the Sea Otter Classic with navigation applications

February 10th, 2015|0 Comments

Showguider, a Nimbus and CIT spin-out company specializing in event applications using 3D modeling and navigation, has recently agreed to

Minister Mr Damien English visits the Nimbus Centre

February 4th, 2015|0 Comments

Minister for Skills, Research and Innovation Mr Damien English visited the Nimbus Centre as part of his visit to Cork

Things are heating up. Demystifying the Internet of Things

January 23rd, 2015|0 Comments

Dean Van Nguyen, Kieran Drain and John Barrett explain the next digital revolution and the impact it will have on

€3.9M Mobile App Development Grant

January 12th, 2015|0 Comments

A highly interesting presentation on the FIWARE grant program was delivered in Nimbus on 19/1. Details of the presentation are

Dr John Barrett talks to Big Picture Science

December 11th, 2014|0 Comments

The Nimbus Centre's Head of Academic Studies Dr John Barrett talks to Seth Shostak for 'Big Picture Science' about the

SCUBA ‘Self-Organising, Co-operative and robUst Building Automation’

December 11th, 2014|0 Comments

The Nimbus Centre has recently completed the successful co-ordination of the SCUBA project which has delivered significant progress towards the

Nimbus Centre Newsletter

December 8th, 2014|0 Comments

The Nimbus Centre releases its final newsletter of 2014 This issue features interesting articles, news and projects ongoing in the

Seminar Series

December 8th, 2014|0 Comments

Our spring series has now concluded. We look forward to releasing the schedule for Autumn seminars. A large variety of

What is the Internet of Things? Dr John Barrett talks to the Cork Independent

November 17th, 2014|0 Comments

The Nimbus Centre at CIT is Ireland’s only research centre devoted to the field of networked embedded electronic systems. Embedded

Cork Smart Gateway unveiled at Web Summit

November 4th, 2014|0 Comments

The Web Summit (Nov 4-6 RDS, Dublin) is Europe’s largest technology event with over 20,000 people attending last week. Over

Join the Nimbus team

October 4th, 2014|0 Comments

Continuing the ongoing expansion of successful projects in the Nimbus Centre, we have new career opportunities being released on a

Horizon 2020 Work Programme ICT Proposers Day 2014

October 3rd, 2014|0 Comments

A delegation from the Nimbus Centre attended the ICT Proposers Day in Florence on 9th -10th October. We look forward to

Nimbus gets a facelift

September 23rd, 2014|0 Comments

Marc O'Riain attended the Nimbus Centre overview session today and reviewed the implementation of his reception design. Marc and the

Behavioural solution to reducing home energy usage

September 1st, 2014|0 Comments

The Nimbus Centre in collaboration with Tyndall Institute are working on an IERC (Irish Energy Research Centre) project that provides

Collaboration for improved speech

August 25th, 2014|0 Comments

The Sunday Business Post recently wrote about the collaboration on speech therapy between Marvelous Mouth and the Nimbus Centre. Article

Collaboration to help kids speak more clearly

August 7th, 2014|0 Comments

Cork Independent ran an article today on The Mouthercise programme being developed by Marvellous Mouth Ltd to optimize speech and

Nimbus ‘IoT Research prize’ winner

August 1st, 2014|0 Comments

Dee O'Leary who recently won the Nimbus Centre annual 'Internet of Things reseach prize' talks about her business and the

Join the Nimbus team

July 25th, 2014|0 Comments

Cork Institute of Technology, which incorporates the CIT Crawford College of Art and Design, CIT Cork School of Music, and

Microgrids in the Engineers Journal

July 25th, 2014|0 Comments

The Engineers Journal features an interesting article on microgrids. Based on their experience building a microgrid at the Cork Institute

Nimbus in RTÉ’s summer snaps gallery

July 25th, 2014|0 Comments

Lunchtime at the Industry open day features on RTÉ's summer snaps gallery. The photo is on a continuous loop of

Showguider Indoor Navigation shortlisted for ‘Best New Technology Start-up’ at EventTechAwards

July 15th, 2014|0 Comments

Congrats to Showguider Indoor Navigation on their nomination for 'Best New Technology Start-up' at the Event Technology Awards. The Event

Sunday Business Post feature Showguider

July 8th, 2014|0 Comments

The Sunday Business Post featured an interesting article on Showguider, interviewing Tom Kavanagh (Founder & CEO). The pdf article is

EU Sustainable Energy Day Event

June 6th, 2014|Comments Off on EU Sustainable Energy Day Event

EU Sustainable Energy Day hosted with @Corkcoco @EU_Commission @EU_Regional now @euenergyweek serpente-project.eu  Interreg @IERC_Info @EnergyCork Visit : http://nimbus.cit.ie/tec/etb/

Gesture tech leap forward is ‘likely this year’, say experts

May 26th, 2014|Comments Off on Gesture tech leap forward is ‘likely this year’, say experts

Sunday Business Post, May 25th, 2014 (Money Plus Supplement, Pg.6). Kevin O'Mahony, a researcher focusing on gestural control management systems

Hackers guide to saving water and water charges

May 15th, 2014|Comments Off on Hackers guide to saving water and water charges

WSSIC features in the Evening Echo 14/5/14 edition on water efficiency with comments from Kevin Fitzgibbon.

Indoor navigation start-up at CIT targets large-scale events

May 13th, 2014|Comments Off on Indoor navigation start-up at CIT targets large-scale events

Finding one’s way around large buildings can be a frustrating experience - but an new indoor navigation system from a

Nimbus wins gold medal in Microsoft Research competition

April 16th, 2014|Comments Off on Nimbus wins gold medal in Microsoft Research competition

Nimbus Researchers Dr Martin Klepal and Dr Christian Beder won the gold medal for the most accurate infrastructure-free indoor radio

ENGINEERS IRELAND CORK REGION ANNUAL SEMINAR

April 7th, 2014|Comments Off on ENGINEERS IRELAND CORK REGION ANNUAL SEMINAR

Digital State: Evolving Engineering Seminar Overview: As our engineering world evolves with the digital age, this seminar looks to explore

Nimbus 2014 RISAM Postgraduate Scholarships

April 2nd, 2014|Comments Off on Nimbus 2014 RISAM Postgraduate Scholarships

The 2014 CIT RISAM Postgraduate Scholarships Programme was announced on March 20th http://www.cit.ie/risam/ . Nimbus is offering a number of

Dr Kieran Delaney – ‘My Weekend’

April 1st, 2014|Comments Off on Dr Kieran Delaney – ‘My Weekend’

The Evening Echo ran a feature on Dr Kieran Delaney last Friday.  

Cork Needs A “Digital Quarter” To Maximise Jobs In IT

March 27th, 2014|Comments Off on Cork Needs A “Digital Quarter” To Maximise Jobs In IT

The development of a high impact digital quarter can act as a magnet for the ICT sector in the South

Dr John Barrett’s TEDxCIT talk reaches 35K hits

March 24th, 2014|Comments Off on Dr John Barrett’s TEDxCIT talk reaches 35K hits

Dr John Barrett's TEDxCIT talk reached 35K hits recently. The talk has become the reference point for anyone wishing to

Silicon Republic interviews Dr Susan Rea

March 18th, 2014|Comments Off on Silicon Republic interviews Dr Susan Rea

Electronic engineer Dr Susan Rea is part of a team that is bringing researchers and control systems together at the

Cork Environmental Forum Seminar: ‘Your Energy, Your Options’

February 24th, 2014|Comments Off on Cork Environmental Forum Seminar: ‘Your Energy, Your Options’

Do you want to know more about the future of energy? What is happening in Cork and nationally? What is

Exciting technical positions now available at Nimbus

February 14th, 2014|Comments Off on Exciting technical positions now available at Nimbus

For details, please visit CIT e-Recruitment

Developing Heart-Powered Pacemakers

February 7th, 2014|Comments Off on Developing Heart-Powered Pacemakers

The Manpower Project is a European consortium engaging in research into new materials and devices that will facilitate extraction and

GENiC project in the latest Irish EU commission newsletter

January 29th, 2014|Comments Off on GENiC project in the latest Irish EU commission newsletter

The Nimbus Centre's GENiC project is item 11 in the latest Irish EU-commission newsletter. Cork Institute of Technology leading the

Opportunities for Postdoctoral Researchers through the Irish Research Council

January 16th, 2014|Comments Off on Opportunities for Postdoctoral Researchers through the Irish Research Council

The Irish Research Council Government of Ireland Postdoctoral Fellowship Scheme and Enterprise Partnership Scheme Postdoctoral Fellowships will shortly be accepting

John Barrett Keynote Student Parliament address

January 16th, 2014|Comments Off on John Barrett Keynote Student Parliament address

About 70 second-level students aged between 16 and 18, from Cork schools, were urged to use technology wisely for the

Irish Examiner feature FOGmon project

January 9th, 2014|Comments Off on Irish Examiner feature FOGmon project

Enterprise Ireland has awarded a grant of €263,000 to the Nimbus Centre, CIT, to commercialise a water-network maintenance business idea.

Front page Irish Examiner eGo article

January 6th, 2014|Comments Off on Front page Irish Examiner eGo article

The Nimbus Centre's eGo project featured on the front page of the Irish Examiner on Dec 31st. The online version

National Sustainable Building Energy Test-bed (NSBET)

January 1st, 2014|Comments Off on National Sustainable Building Energy Test-bed (NSBET)

Cork Institute of Technology (CIT) manages the “National Sustainable Building Energy Test-bed” (NSBET) located in CIT’s Nimbus Centre. This facility

Your body is the password – Improved security and features, no passwords or keys.

December 26th, 2013|Comments Off on Your body is the password – Improved security and features, no passwords or keys.

‘eGo’ (TM) technology, co-developed in the Nimbus Centre, uses your body to transmit authentication to your computer, doors or phone,

International Innovation magazine interviews Dr. Dirk Pesch, Head of the Nimbus Centre

December 9th, 2013|Comments Off on International Innovation magazine interviews Dr. Dirk Pesch, Head of the Nimbus Centre

International Innovation magazine interviewed Dr. Dirk Pesch regarding the application of self-organisation and fault detection to the management and control

IECON Tutorial session : November 10-13th Vienna

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SCUBA, as part of the 39th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society, focusing on industrial and manufacturing theory

7th National Water Summit : Locknote Address

December 2nd, 2013|Comments Off on 7th National Water Summit : Locknote Address

The locknote address titled 'Energy optimisation for water infrastructure ' was delivered by Kevin Fitzgibbon (Water Co-ordinator, Nimbus Centre) at

‘Excellence in Local Government Awards’ 2013

November 25th, 2013|Comments Off on ‘Excellence in Local Government Awards’ 2013

Chambers Ireland 'Excellence in Local Government Awards' 2013 was held at the Double Tree Hilton Hotel, Dublin (formerly The Burlington)

Nimbus exhibition at ICT 2013 November 6-8th Vilnius, Lithuania

November 20th, 2013|Comments Off on Nimbus exhibition at ICT 2013 November 6-8th Vilnius, Lithuania

SCUBA: Self-organising cooperative and robust building automation As part of the ICT 2013 exhibition event the EU FP7 SCUBA project

Media coverage of NSBET launch

November 19th, 2013|Comments Off on Media coverage of NSBET launch

Silicon Republic published an article on the launch of the NSBET which was internally distributed in UTRC.      

Future Opportunities in the Water Sector

November 19th, 2013|Comments Off on Future Opportunities in the Water Sector

The WSSIC and Cork County Council presented a Seminar on ‘Future Opportunities in the Water Sector’ at Fernhill House Hotel,

Yawn and the lights turn off… Can we really control our homes with gestures?

November 15th, 2013|Comments Off on Yawn and the lights turn off… Can we really control our homes with gestures?

Interactions need to be shaped around people's natural preferences, writes Kevin O'Mahony Read the full article in the Irish Independent

Research seminar series for Engineering & Science

November 13th, 2013|Comments Off on Research seminar series for Engineering & Science

This Thursday November 14th 13:00 (Tea and Coffee from 12:30), Head of Research Niall Smith will kick off the research

The National Sustainable Building Energy Test-Bed official launch

November 1st, 2013|Comments Off on The National Sustainable Building Energy Test-Bed official launch

by Minister Sean Sherlock on Friday November 15th at 9.30am at the Nimbus Centre To register click here: http://nimbus.cit.ie/tec/nsbet/

IECON 2013 Tutorial Session

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The SCUBA team will present a tutorial session at the IECON 2013 conference on Novemeber 10-13, Vienna, Austria The Tutorial

SCUBA Project Video

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SCUBA is an FP7 project co-ordinated by the Nimbus Centre, this project will create a novel architecture, services, and engineering

Technology Gateway launch in Limerick

October 22nd, 2013|Comments Off on Technology Gateway launch in Limerick

Nimbus Centre staff attended the launch of the Enterprise Ireland Gateway Network launch in Thomond Park on Monday Oct 21st.

EU funded project TRIBUTE started

October 16th, 2013|Comments Off on EU funded project TRIBUTE started

The EU funded project TRIBUTE has officially started. The kickoff meeting took place in La Rochelle, France, on 8th -

Nimbus researchers selected for Kinect developer kit program

September 27th, 2013|Comments Off on Nimbus researchers selected for Kinect developer kit program

By Kevin O’ Mahony & John Sheehy The Kinect for Windows team at Microsoft has offered the Nimbus Centre a

Fifth Workshop on Real-World Wireless Sensor Networks (RealWSN 2013)

September 25th, 2013|Comments Off on Fifth Workshop on Real-World Wireless Sensor Networks (RealWSN 2013)

Alan McGibney presented a paper at the fifth Workshop on Real-World Wireless Sensor Networks (RealWSN 2013) in Como, Italy 19th-20th

Dr Dirk Pesch chairs 5th International Conference on Mobile Networks and Management in Cork Sept 23-25

September 15th, 2013|Comments Off on Dr Dirk Pesch chairs 5th International Conference on Mobile Networks and Management in Cork Sept 23-25

From 23 to 25 September, this year's MONAMI conference will take place in the Clarion hotel in Cork. The conference

Nimbus Presentation ‘Energy optimisation for water infrastructure’ at The National Water Summit, Croke Park, November 21st

August 26th, 2013|Comments Off on Nimbus Presentation ‘Energy optimisation for water infrastructure’ at The National Water Summit, Croke Park, November 21st

There are huge potential saving for water treatment & networks based on Energy  optimisation. Nimbus will present 'Energy optimisation for

Energy In Time project starting in Autumn

August 22nd, 2013|Comments Off on Energy In Time project starting in Autumn

The Energy in Time project is funded by the EU 7th Framework program under the objective: EeB.NMP.2013-4 Integrated control systems

Water Systems and Services Innovation Centre launch

June 10th, 2013|Comments Off on Water Systems and Services Innovation Centre launch

The second phase of the Innovation hub to address Ireland’s water infrastructure was successfully launched at a well-attended event in

Public Lecture – Dr Sajal Das on Cyber-Physical and Smart Environments: Challenges and Opportunities

February 14th, 2013|Comments Off on Public Lecture – Dr Sajal Das on Cyber-Physical and Smart Environments: Challenges and Opportunities

On Wednesday 30th January Dr Sajal Das gave a public lecture on Cyber-Physical and Smart Environments: Challenges and Opportunities at

Nimbus Knowledge Event

February 14th, 2013|Comments Off on Nimbus Knowledge Event

"Ireland's first Community Innovation Programme" The Nimbus Centre specialises in generating embedded computing solutions through research across many industry sectors.The

Nimbus Newsletter Dec ’12

February 14th, 2013|Comments Off on Nimbus Newsletter Dec ’12

Funding for Nimbus reached over €2.9m for new projects in 2012...please follow the link to read the full December 2012 Nimbus

Launch of the Water Systems and Service Innovation Centre @ Nimbus

December 8th, 2011|Comments Off on Launch of the Water Systems and Service Innovation Centre @ Nimbus

Cork Institute of Technology, Cork City and County Councils create new Water Technology Group for the Cork Region A new

Engineers Ireland Public Lecture on the Internet of Things

May 10th, 2011|Comments Off on Engineers Ireland Public Lecture on the Internet of Things

On the 15th March, at CIT’s Nimbus Centre for Embedded Systems Research, Dr. John Barrett gave an invited lecture for

NIMBUS Researchers Deploy A Wireless Sensor Network for Office Monitoring in London

December 20th, 2010|Comments Off on NIMBUS Researchers Deploy A Wireless Sensor Network for Office Monitoring in London

NIMBUS researchers deploy a wireless network in ARUP london to monitor temperature, light and humidity in their office space.

Planning our Future: 9 Irish Companies attend Industry Open Day event in the TEC Centre

June 21st, 2010|0 Comments

On the 21st May 2010, the TEC Centre hosted its first Industry Open Day. Nine Irish companies attended and represented

Nimbus researchers have developed world’s first wireless sensor/actuator network design tool

June 21st, 2010|Comments Off on Nimbus researchers have developed world’s first wireless sensor/actuator network design tool

Researchers in the Adaptive Wireless Systems Group have developed the world’s first design tool to allow a wide range of

Nimbus researchers develop embedded module for reliability prognostics in electronic systems

June 18th, 2010|Comments Off on Nimbus researchers develop embedded module for reliability prognostics in electronic systems

Researchers in the Smart Systems Integration Group have developed a tiny module that can be assembled in an electronic system

Nimbus shares €47M research fund

April 30th, 2009|Comments Off on Nimbus shares €47M research fund

The Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton TD and the Minister for Research and Innovation Seán Sherlock TD today announced