17th Sir Bernard Crossland Symposium, 28-29 April 2014

17th Sir Bernard Crossland Symposium and Postgraduate Research Workshop
Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering and Informatics,
NUI Galway 28-29 April 2014.

The Sir Bernard Crossland Bursary is awarded annually to a postgraduate student who is in the second year of their PhD research in Mechanical Engineering or closely related disciplines at Universities and Institutes of Technology in Ireland. This is the 17th event, organised jointly by Engineers Ireland and the Council of Professors of Mechanical Engineering. Funding for the prizes is provided by a bequest from Sir Bernard Crossland.

This year's symposium will be hosted by Mechanical Engineering, NUI Galway on 28th and 29th April, 2014. The winner will be selected on the basis of scientific and technical content, innovative approach, industrial relevance and presentation. A technical paper is prepared and presented by each candidate participating.

An annual postgraduate research workshop is held concurrently with the Sir Bernard Crossland
symposium. The candidates participating in the workshop present their work in poster form
showcasing leading research carried out within the mechanical (or closely related) engineering on the island. Prizes for the postgraduate research workshop are sponsored by the Irish Research Council and Engineers Ireland.

Candidates from the various Universities and Institutes are nominated by their respective Council of Professors of Mechanical Engineering member.

Important dates:

28th March 2014 - Scientific papers and posters submitted to NUI Galway. Please upload in .pdf format http://www.conference.ie/Conferences/AddAbstract.asp?Conference=367

28-29th April 2014 - Sir Bernard Crossland Symposium and Postgraduate Research Workshop

Contact:Professor Sean Leen
: sean.leen@nuigalway.ie
Direct Dial: +353 091 495955

Administrative Assistant: Sharon Gilmartin
: sharon.gilmartin@nuigalway.ie
Direct Dial: +353 091 492223 Ext: 2223