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Three Earthquakes reported off the coast of Ireland

The Irish National Seismic Network (INSN) has recorded three separate Earthquake events this December off the coast of Ireland. The first was detected on the 15th December at 21:19:52 UTC, when a M2.5 earthquake occurred in the Irish… Read More

International team led by DIAS researcher reveal the nature of high energy gamma-rays from superbubbles

The results of the work by an international scientific team led by Dr. Patrick Kavanagh from the School of Cosmic Physics at the Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies has been published in the journal Astronomy and Astrophysics. The… Read More

Earthquake Donegal, 2nd August 2017, M1.5

On the 2nd August at 05:46 UTC (06:46 local time) an earthquake of magnitude 1.5 occurred in Donegal (NE of Milford on the Fanad Peninsula). Location 55.11N, 7.59W, see figure below. There are reports of this event having… Read More

School Of Cosmic Physics – Statutory Public Lectures

The 2012 Statutory Public Lecture of the School of Cosmic Physics will take place in Trinity College Dublin on Monday 17 September at 6:00pm. The lecture entitled “Global Science for the Benefit of Security and Humankind” will be… Read More

cosmicsections

Astronomy and Astrophysics Geophysics

School Statements

School of Cosmic Physics Statements Vision Statement Mission Statement Strategy Statement Vision Statement A premier-destination academic school, training scholars and conducting and leading advanced research within Ireland, Europe and globally in its areas of expertise. Mission Statement The… Read More

cosmicsections

Astronomy and Astrophysics Geophysics

School of Cosmic Physics – Governing Board

School of Cosmic Physics – Governing Board for the Quinquennial Period, ending 31 March 2015 Chairman Professor Gerard Wrixon, B.E., M.S., Ph.D Former President UCC Appointed Members Dr Eucharia Meehan Director, Irish Research Council Professor Alan Watson School… Read More

CosmicSections

Astronomy and Astrophysics Geophysics