School of Mathematical Sciences
The Universe
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Spaceweek 2016

In October 2016 Professor Turlough Downes, with the support of the Schools of Mathematical Sciences and of Physical Sciences, organised "The Universe: from star formation to supermassive black holes". This was an outreach event run as part of Space Week ( The speakers were Prof Downes, Dr John Regan (both of Mathematical Sciences), Dr Masha Chernyakova and Dr Ernst de Mooij (both of Physical Sciences). The event was opened by the President of DCU, Prof Brian MacCraith, and was a big success attended by around 180 people.