Yuqiang Wu has successfully defended
his PhD thesis. Congratulations!
Kevin O'Keeffe joins the group through the Tyndall
Group leader, Síle Nic Chormaic, has been
made an Honorary Associate Professor at the University of
Kwazulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa.
Congratulations to Laura Russell for winning UCC's
Science for All Postgraduate Public Presentation Competition, speaking
on her research topic "The coldest place in Ireland".
Kieran Deasy successfully defends his PhD
thesis. Well done, Dr. Deasy!
(Poppy) Semonyo, a
doctoral student from UKZN, Durban, South Africa joins the group
for one month skills training.
Ashling Creedon and
Galvin Khara join
the group for their final year projects.
O'Neill joins the group as an intern for one year.
O'Mahony (UCC) joins the group as an undergraduate summer
Well done to Laura Russell who won
the Shell &
Institute of Physics Award for the Very Early Career Woman Physicist
in Ireland and UK.
Daly for winning the Institute of Physics in Ireland Rosse Medal
for postgraduate research.
Congratulations to Jonathan Ward who has won an IRCSET Inspire Fellowship to work in
the Humboldt University Berlin and UCC.
Morrissey and Jonathan Ward
graduate from Cork Institute of Technology with PhDs.
Daly joins the group for his MSc.
Evan Ryan joins the group for his final year undergraduate project.
Well done to Laura
Russell for winning
1st Prize in the Student Poster Competition
at Photonics Ireland 2009.
Congratulations to Michael Morrissey
and Jonathan Ward for successfully
defending their PhD theses.
project receives funding from NanoSci-E+ and SFI. Vacancy
for postdoc through NOIs. See Vacancies
link for more details.
wins Second Prize in the BOC Student Award run by Tyndall
National Institute based on his research outputs.
Deasy wins Third Prize in the Rosse Medal Student Prize at the
Institute of Physics in Ireland Sping Weekend. Well done,
Kieran! His work can be seen here.
President, Jocelyn Bell-Burnell presenting the third prize to Kieran
joins the group as a postgraduate student. Regine Schmidt joins as an ESF exchange
researcher. Welcome to both our new group members.
in Kinsale, Ireland from 14-16
are co-organising in
the University of Leeds, UK from 7-11 September 2009.
Position on "Manipulation Schemes for Cold Atoms"- fully funded by
Science Foundation Ireland. Click here
Daly, Frances Lordan and Alex
Petcu join the group for 4th year honours projects.
FAIR - ask
the experts everything you ever wanted to know
about quantum mechanics! 5.30pm-7pm 10th November, outside Boole
PUBLIC LECTURE by
Prof. Anton Zeilinger on "Quantum Puzzles and their
Applications in Future Technologies", 7pm 10th November, Boole 4,
Prof. Anton Zeilinger in UCC, Cork .
Thejesh Bandi awarded
MSc degree for
his thesis on "Cold atom physics:
and detection schemes".
and Laura Russell join the
group as Embark Scholars.
Quantum Information Meeting sponsored
by Science Foundation Ireland
place from 29th to 31st October
the 1st North-South Quantum Information Meeting.
fluorescence from trapped Rb atoms coupled into an optical fibre.
For details contact Michael
Patrick Kelleher joins the
group as a summer project student from University College Cork's
Shrabana Chakrabarti joins the
group as a Research Assistant from the University of Calcutta, India.
Síle Nic Chormaic wins the
President's Award for Research on Innovative Forms of Teaching and
Learning 2007-2008 for her work on "Benefitting the student experience
through e-based learning".
(Beijing University of Technology, China)
joined the group on the SFI-funded Tyndall UREKA site on 16th June for
Engineering Workshop PHOTOS