Prof. Mike Lyons
Investigator



Institution CRANN
T +353 (0)1 896 2051
E melyons@tcd.ie

Professor Mike Lyons is a graduate of UCC (B.Sc 1979, Chemistry and Mathematical Physics; PhD 1983, Physical Electrochemistry) . Following Postdoctoral work at Imperial College London he was appointed Lecturer in Physical Chemistry at TCD in 1984. He was elected to Fellowship, TCD, in 1992. He is currently Professor in Physical Chemistry . His research interests encompass Physical and Analytical Electrochemistry. Professor Lyons heads the SFI TEECE Group in the School of Chemistry & CRANN which examines the redox and catalytic properties of hydrated metal oxide electrodes for use in energy conversion and storage devices . He is in receipt of SFI-TIDA funding to develop novel non-enzyme based glucose sensors. He is National Coordinator of IFOSTER (The Irish Forum for Sustainable Trade, Treatment, Exploitation and Exploration of Raw materials) developing a national strategy for the entire raw materials cycle.

Professor Lyons’s current work in AMBER is founded on his extensive experience in Physical and Analytical Electrochemistry and includes contribution of electrochemical characterization methodologies to the analysis of 2D nanostructured materials for supercapacitor and electrocatalytic applications (Platform Programme) and engaging with DePuy on a Spoke project developing electrochemical methodologies for fabrication of surface coatings for implant components.

Staff

  • Dr Lorraine Byrne
  • Deirdre Caden
  • Mary Colclough
  • Emma Leahy
  • Colm McAtamney
  • Cathal McAuley
  • Brendan Ring
  • Richard Twohig
  • Dr Colm Faulkner
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Dr Lorraine Byrne
Executive Director
T +353 (0)1 896 4130
E lorraine.byrne@tcd.ie

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Deirdre Caden
AMBER Funding Manager
T T +353 (0)1 896 3403
E deirdre.caden@tcd.ie

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Mary Colclough
Comms, Outreach & Public Affairs Manager
T +353 (0)1 896 3022
E mary.colclough@tcd.ie

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Emma Leahy
EU Grants Manager
T +353 (0)1 8964085
E Emma.Leahy@tcd.ie

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Colm McAtamney
AMBER General Manager
T +353 (0)1 896 3092
E colm.mcatamney@tcd.ie

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Cathal McAuley
AML Operations Manager
T +353 (0)1 896 4933
E cathal.mcauley@tcd.ie

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Brendan Ring
Head of Business Development
T +353 (0)1 896 3088
E brendan.ring@tcd.ie

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Richard Twohig
Project Manager
T +353 (0)1 896 3016
E rtwohig@tcd.ie

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Dr Colm Faulkner
Business Development Executive
T +353 (0)1 896 4170
E cfaulkne@tcd.ie

Vacancies

  • Open Call for EDGE Scholarship Applications
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Open Call for EDGE Scholarship Applications

EDGE Fellowships are for experienced researchers of any nationality and residing worldwide, seeking a prestigious career development fellowship based in one of ten of Ireland’s third-level institutes. EDGE aims to form the next generation of thought leaders in ICT and develop their skill set to actively interact, collaborate and engage with industry. EDGE fellows will be researchers who are technically strong in their own discipline and capable of performing high-value, interdisciplinary research. The fellowships will provide researchers with the opportunity to work closely with their choice of academic and industry partners relevant to their research, training and professional career development objectives.

Find further information on your eligibility and the application process here.


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