President’s Research Award 2013

Congratulations to Prof. Greg Hughes, an NCSR PI who was a winner of the President’s research award this year. Prof. Hughes received the Award for Science and Engineering for his significant contributions to the development of experimental surface science as a key field of research within DCU, demonstrating academic excellence, strong enterprise engagement and knowledge transfer achievements in a range of surface science research areas, and notably for his recent work on diffusion layer studies and high energy x-ray photoelectron spectroscopy, both for next generationmicroelectronic devices.

The other recipient of this year’s award was Dr Dorothy Kenny. Dr Kenny received the Award for the Humanities and Social Sciences for her outstanding contribution to the development of translation studies both nationally and internationally.

Congratulations to both winners.


(L-R) Prof Brian MacCraith, Prof. Greg Hughes, Dr. Dorothy Kenny, Prof. Alan Harvey