Prof. Yurii Gun’ko
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Prof. Gun’kos research group works in the areas of Inorganic Chemistry, Science of Materials and Nanotechnology. The main research interests and activities are: quantum dots for biomedical and photonic applications, chemical functionalisation of carbon nanotubes, magnetic nanoparticles and magnetic liquids for MRI, catalysis and drug delivery.

Prof. Yurii Gun’ko graduated from the Chemistry Department of Moscow State University in 1987. He received his PhD degree in Inorganic Chemistry from Moscow State University in 1990. Then he worked as a Lecturer in Chemistry in Belorussian Institute of Technology (Belarus). In 1994 he took up a postdoctoral position in the group of Professor M.F. Lappert in the University of Sussex (UK). In 1995 he was awarded an Alexander von Humboldt fellowship and worked in the University of Magdeburg (Germany) with Professor F. T. Edelmann. Subsequently he returned to the University of Sussex. In 1999 Prof Gun’ko moved to the Chemistry Department of Trinity College Dublin to take up the position of Lecturer in Inorganic Chemistry. Currently he works as an Associate Professor in Inorganic Chemistry.

Staff

  • Keith Alden
  • Dr Lorraine Byrne
  • Deirdre Caden
  • Brian Callagy
  • Mary Colclough
  • James Doyle
  • Dr Colm Faulkner
  • Emma Leahy
  • Colm McAtamney
  • Cathal McAuley
  • Brendan Ring
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Keith Alden
Business Development Manager
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Dr Lorraine Byrne
Executive Director
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Deirdre Caden
AMBER Funding Manager
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Brian Callagy
IP Contracts & Commercialisation Manager
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Mary Colclough
Comms, Outreach & Public Affairs Manager
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James Doyle
Project Manager
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Dr Colm Faulkner
Business Development Executive
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Emma Leahy
EU Grants Manager
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Colm McAtamney
AMBER General Manager
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Cathal McAuley
AML Operations Manager
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Brendan Ring
Head of Business Development
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Vacancies

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

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