Finance Internship Event On 19 February 2015 the first UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School Finance Internship Event sponsored by the Financial Mathematics and Computation Research Cluster (FMC2) took place. The Internship Event provided students from the Finance MSc Programmes the opportunity to engage with 10 companies and learn about their businesses and internship opportunities…
Prof Michael O’Neill (ICON Chair of Business Analytics, MIS) has been awarded €1,042,377 from Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) as part of LERO- The Irish Software Research Centre. This is one part of a total of €4,446,638 which has been awarded to UCD colleagues including Professor John Murphy, Dr Edward Curry, Dr Pavel Gladyshev, and Professor Joao Marques-Silva as part of the…
Dr. Marko Weber, who has been working at DCU under the supervision of Prof Paolo Guasoni, successfully defended his thesis on 17 December 2014. Well done Marko!
Cluster PI and ERC holder Paolo Guasoni gave an invited talk at an event hosted by the Royal Irish Academy for Professor Jean-Pierre Bourguignon, President of the European Research Council on November 17, 2014. A video of his talk can be found here.
Cluster PI, Professor Michael O’Neill, won funding as part of the new Science Foundation Ireland funded LERO Software Research Centre in November 2014. An article in the Irish Times provides further information on the award.
Cluster researcher Dr. Colm Doyle, successfully defended his PhD thesis in November 2014 and started a new position at Aegon International Investments in Dublin in December 2014. Colm worked under the supervision of FMC2 Director, John Cotter since 2010 and Professor Joao Cocco was his external examiner.
UCD Research has just released the latest films in the Faces of Research series, and Mike O’Neill, FMC2 Principal Investigator, is featured. From their twitter feed: @UCD_Research: UCD FACES OF RESEARCH – Check out CASL Director Mike O’ Neill’s #facesofresearch14 #video http://t.co/8nYbXMDEmW http://t.co/5T1nqnM1oY
Congratulations to two cluster PhD students who were conferred on 2 September 2014 at UCD.
Well done to cluster PhD students Anita Suurlaht and Colm Doyle who have submitted their theses.
Best wishes to PhD student Marko Weber from DCU who has started an internship with IBM.