DkIT is committed to improving and changing the world we live in. Our research is responding to some of the most pressing scientific, social and environmental challenges of our time.
NetwellCASALA at DkIT leads Irish trials for ProACT, a €4.67m EU Horizon2020 pioneering health technology project, in conjunction with Trinity College, which will enable older people with multiple chronic illnesses to better manage their illnesses at home.
DkIT’s Smooth Muscle Research Centre (SMRC) leads a pioneering cross-border research project, ‘BREATH’ (Border and Regions Airways Training Hub), designed to better understand and alleviate the impact of lung disease on the border regions of Ireland and Scotland.
The SPIRE Energy Project is a cross-border collaborative research project between DkIT and University of Ulster investigating the likely market scales of different capacities of wind energy storage, on the all-Ireland energy market.
DkIT's Centre for Freshwater and Environmental Studies (CFES) is leading a €3.1M EU project to train researchers to study the effects of storms on water quality.