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Engineering and IT Students Highlight Research

 Alliance Engineering


11th April 2011

An Engineering and Informatics Research Day took place recently at NUI Galway which showcased research undertaken by students. This year, for the first time, the annual event was run in conjunction with the University of Limerick, as part of the Strategic Alliance between the two organisations.


University of Limerick Led Team Develops Hospital Textiles to kill MRSA Superbug

Dr Syed Tofail MSSI UL   March 18th 2011

A European Research Team co-ordinated by leading Irish Research Institute, MSSI at the University of Limerick have recently (18th March) announced the development of textiles which will kill the MRSA (Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus) superbug.



University of Limerick Scientists Develop Formula for a Perfect Pint of the Black Stuff!


March 14th 2011

Scientists at the University of Limerick have employed the power of applied mathematics to solve the long standing problem of creating a perfect creamy head on a pint of stout poured from a can.


Team Math Quiz Final 2011 at the University of Limerick


March 8th 2011

The National Centre for Excellence in Maths and Science Teaching and Learning and the University of Limerick hosted the 2011 Team Maths Quiz Final at the University of Limerick.


UL Engineers build medieval siege platforms to recreate the siege of King John's Castle

Siege of 13th Century King John's Castle  

March 2nd 2011

University of Limerick, Civil Engineering students brought learning to life with a re-enactment of the siege of 13th century King John's Castle, using their own specially designed and constructed siege platforms.


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