Nimbus talks to Silicon Valley Global

Prof. Dirk Pesch, Head of the Nimbus Centre at Cork Institute of Technology talks to Frank Collins at Silicon Valley Global about the Internet of Things, the invaluable research being carried out at Nimbus and the vital support the Centre provides to innovative start-ups. So, what exactly is the Internet of Things? “There is no […]

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Nimbus named partner in EU H2020 project INSPEX

The Nimbus Centre at Cork Institute of Technology is a partner in project INSPEX, aiming to adapt obstacle-detection technology used in autonomous cars for multiple uses. This 3 year, Horizon 2020 funded project combines the knowhow of nine European organizations to create portable and wearable spatial-exploration system. INSPEX will adapt obstacle-detection capabilities common in autonomous […]

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Nimbus Centre Newsletter

It’s been a busy month for us here at the Nimbus Centre! Read all our latest news in our newsletter featuring articles such as: Nimbus awarded EU H2020 funding for INSPEX Project Applied ‘Internet of Things’ Group TIP Tap Tap at Bett Show London Nimbus assists BT Young Scientist winners New 3D Print Service Swanton […]

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Promoting STEM to female students with I WISH Campus Week

I WISH Campus Week saw 80 second level students descend on CIT to take on interactive programmes which allowed students to immerse themselves in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths) via applied & practical interactive workshops, site visits and demonstrations. One student was nominated to take a panel speaking slot at the I WISH City Hall […]

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TIP Tap Tap at Bett Show London

TIP Tap Tap showcased their latest smart desk prototype at the Bett Show London, January 25th – 28th. Tip Tap Tap provides early years educators with interactive school desks combined with a cloud-based Learning Content Management System (LCMS). Regular wooden school desks are embedded with touch sensing technology, which allows the school desk to act […]

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Welcome to the Nimbus Centre

The Nimbus Centre at CIT is Ireland’s largest research centre devoted to embedded electronic systems and the ‘Internet of Things’. There are four divisions: Research, Learning, Trialling and Industry. The ‘Industry’ division is known as the TEC Gateway. Read more here. To contact us email or phone +353 21 433 5560 Nimbus is funded by HEA, Enterprise Ireland, Science Foundation Ireland and by direct industry funding.

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