Who’s taking part in the Smart Data Zone?

Let’s meet the scientists and schools taking part…

The Scientists

Mike Whitfield | Postdoctoral, Trinity College Dublin

I use computers to predict how growing different crops could make climate change better, or worse.

Julio Gutierrez | PostdoctoralTyndall National Institute

I use computer simulations to understand the behaviour of materials.

Jaine Blayney | Lecturer, Queens University Belfast

I use mathematics and computing to find patterns in biology that can help a doctor choose which is the best treatment for a cancer patient.

 David Concannon | Africa Health Research Institute

I use data visualisation to help target HIV health care in South Africa.

Annette Neil | St John’s Hospital, Limerick

I train Nurses and Doctors how to how to use small portable devices that will give a blood test result within a few minutes.

The Schools

  • Blessington Community College, Wicklow
  • Coláiste an Chraoibhin, Cork
  • Coláiste Chill Mhantáin, Wicklow
  • Gaelscoil Na Cruaiche, Mayo
  • Gallen Community School, Offlay
  • Margaret Aylward Community College, Dublin
  • O’Carolan College, Meath
  • S N Naomh Colmain, Kilkenny
  • St David’s N S, Dublin

This zone is funded by Science Foundation Ireland.

Posted on October 19, 2016 by modmichaela in News. Leave a comment

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