TSSG pioneers research to advance the science and role of ICT to benefit humanity.


Gain access to a world class pool of researchers across a variety of domains.

TSSG Technology Gateway is the window for Industry to engage with academic researchers to leverage excellence in science, technology, innovation and entrepreneurship to deliver truly innovative research with commercial results.
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TSSG researchers develop creative ideas to deliver ground breaking research in emerging areas of Advanced Communications Software Technologies.
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TSSG offers exciting research and engineering positions as well as varied postgraduate opportunities, enabling students to further develop their preferred new areas of research.
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Research Initiatives

TSSG pursue and develop new technologies that can benefit humanity and lead to major global breakthroughs.

TSSG’s Research Units apply theoretical fields of research in specific areas, as well as specialised technologies, while doing so we place a multi-disciplinary team around new initiatives that spearheads new research and technologies into focused areas such as Brain, Precision Health, Agriculture, Energy, as well as Transport.

TSSG Brain Initiative

TBI aims to utilise expertise and knowledge from communication systems and networks to address a number of unanswered and challenging questions of the brain and nervous system.

Digital Health

Through a trans-disciplinary approach across our aforementioned thematic areas and strategic alliances with other disciplines we are in prime position to realise our vision of Precision Healthcare.


This area focuses on investigating novel paradigms of how technology will transform food production to meet humanity’s demands in future, while driving a precision agriculture impact.

News and Events

Our latest on research and early stage technologies with ground-breaking results.

19th February 2019

CONNECTed vehicles research in TSSG

TSSG recently completed AMEND, an industry-targeted research project with Intel Research Lab, Leixlip under the auspices of the CONNECT Research Centre for Future Networks…
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12th February 2019

Research News: Meet the Bio-Nano Team

We previously introduced you to the MEPS (Mobile Ecosystem and Pervasive Sensing) research team, now we delve deeper into the thematic areas the team…
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28th January 2019

Research News: Meet the Team

The Mobile Ecosystem and Pervasive Sensing Research Group (MEPS) in TSSG, Waterford Institute of Technology, led by Research Unit Manager Frances Cleary,  is a…
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Research & Industry Projects

Experts in a practical problem-solving approach to your research or commercial challenge.






Microfarm (NCAD)

Intelligent traffic control system

Environmental sensor monitoring system

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