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Identification
Location
Camden Row, Dublin 8, DIT FOCAS Institute, Dublin (Ireland)
Structure
Type Of RI
Single-sited
Coordinating Country
Ireland
Status
Status
Current Status:
Operational since 2001
Scientific Description
The FOCAS Research Institute - DIT, was established under the Higher Education Authority Programme for Research in Third Level Institutions, Cycle 1 (1999-2001), co-funded by the EU.

It is a one-stop-shop for characterisation of materials and processes and operates an open access policy with expert technical and scientific support.

Examples of recent notable research outputs include novel technologies for cervical cancer screening , novel technologies for security and brand protection and antibacterial surface coatings. It furthermore underpins postgraduate research as well as undergraduate project work and undergraduate and postgraduate course curriculum development.

RI Keywords
Material characterisation
Classifications
RI Category
Complex Data Facilities
Analytical Facilities
Bio-informatics Facilities
Clinical Research Centres
Scientific Domain
Biological and Medical Sciences
ESFRI Domain
Physical Sciences and Engineering
Services
Sample Preparation & Analysis
Access to Microscopy Platform
Microscopy
Access to Spectroscopy Platform
Spectroscopy
Access to Sample Preparation and Analysis Platform
Date of last update: 11/06/2018