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Prof. Michael Morris
Centre Director
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AMBER - Advanced Materials and BioEngineering Research - Dublin

What is AMBER

AMBER is a dynamic, multidisciplinary partnership between world-leading material scientists, bioengineers and industry. The Centre works collaboratively to address fundamental research questions and create solutions with impact for society in ICT, MedTech, energy and sustainable industrial technologies. AMBER is built upon an outstanding reputation in research supported by state of the art infrastructure at its Advanced Microscopy Laboratory and Additive Research Laboratory.

AMBER’s highly ambitious multidisciplinary research programme brings scientists and bioengineers together to work collaboratively in key areas to generate impact for society. AMBER is focused on driving innovation through excellent science and a vibrant culture of industrial engagement and commercialisation, contributing a pipeline of highly skilled graduates to the Irish science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) sector, creating jobs and economic growth.


• 2D materials and composites
• Biomaterials
• Medical devices
• Semiconductor and memory devices
• Polymers and membranes

Research performed by:

• Trinity College Dublin
• University College Cork
• RCSI, University of Medicine & Health Sciences
• Tyndall National Institute
• University of Limerick
• National University of Ireland Galway
• Dublin City University
• Athlone Institute of Technology

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