PhD Vacancy: Applications of Inverse Problems in Smart Manufacturing

One PhD studentship in “Applications of Inverse Problems in Smart Manufacturing”, as part of Science Foundation Ireland’s Research Centre for Smart Manufacturing​ CONFIRM and the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Limerick (UL). We are seeking one PhD candidate in the area of inverse problems and imaging. The PhD will be funded by CONFIRM, Science Foundation […]

Lithium-ion batteries: A case study of mathematics and manufacturing

By Dr Iain Moyles Lithium-ion batteries are everywhere in our society.  They power the things that entertain us (phones, computers), the things that transport us (cars, planes, etc.), and even the things that save our lives (pacemakers and other implantable devices)!  They are so ubiquitous that in 2012, over 660 million cylindrical lithium-ion cells were […]

Mathematics at the heart of driving innovation in Irish Smart Manufacturing Research Centre

ECMI Special Interest Groups (SIG) exist to promote collaborative research on specific topics in Mathematics for Industry within Europe. The Math for the Digital Factory SIG brings together university mathematicians working in modelling, simulation and optimisation related to manufacturing with practitioners from manufacturing industry The University of Limerick is currently hosting the Math for the […]