News & Events
20th March 2015 - Partial Solar Eclipse viewing at Dunsink Observatory

telescope There will be a partial solar eclipse on the morning of 20th March 2015 with its maximum at 9:29 GMT when the sun will be 90% covered by the moon. Read more

23rd January 2015 - DIAS Scientists are part of international team who discover new high-energy objects in a neighbouring galaxy


A paper in the journal Science on 23 January 2015, carries news of three very high-energy objects that have just been discovered in our neighbouring galaxy, the Large Magellanic Cloud. Read more

2015 Irish Quantum Foundations Meeting - 27th to 29th May 2015

The 2015 IQF meeting will be hosted by the School of Theoretical Physics, DIAS and will take place from 27th to 29th May inclusive. More details can be found here.

27th January 2015 - DIAS physicist honoured with RIA Gold Medal

s092 The Royal Irish Academy Gold Medal for Science has been awarded to one of the Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies professors of theoretical physics, Professor Werner Nahm. Read more

Open Nights at Dunsink Observatory


Open Nights in Dunsink Observatory are held on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of each month during the winter months (October-March).

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