Research Themes

Research Themes

TU Dublin has prioritised its research activities in thematic clusters and built up Research Institutes and Centres of Excellence in selected areas founded in our fundamental research and applied expertise.

We encourage interdisciplinary research activity to expand our applications, maximise opportunities and deliver maximum impact and have long-standing strategic partnerships with other universities and external partners.

Our research teams work across the creative arts, sciences, engineering, business and technology arena to focus on areas that will benefit business and society in the following thematic areas:

Theme 1: Environment, Energy & Health

Theme 2: Information, Communications & Media Technologies

Theme 3: New Materials & Devices

Theme 4: Society, Culture & Enterprise