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Freshwater Aquaculture Workshop,15th March, Sheraton, Athlone

Workshop on Freshwater Aquaculture
“Model Trout Farm concept – Applicability for Irish Freshwater Aquaculture ?”
(15th March 2018 – Sheraton Hotel, Athlone)

Objectives of Meeting

Following on from the 2017 MOREFISH presentation by Per Bovbjerg Pedersen (DTU), the ...
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AIT receives funding for new sate of the art STEM building

Funding for a new AIT STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) building was recently announced as part of the Department of Education and Skills €200 million investment in Institutes of Technology.

AIT President Professor Ciarán Ó Catháin welcomed the announcement and said that this represents a significant day for ...
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New Project to Significantly Improve Efficiencies in Fish Farming

[caption id="attachment_1472" align="alignright" width="300"] Salmon Aquaculture Facility (Image source - used under Creative Commons Attribution)[/caption]
An innovative multidisciplinary aquaculture project led by NUI Galway and Athlone Institute of Technology is set to improve production efficiencies and management of fa...
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Dr. Alex Tahar

In the field of water and environmental engineering since 2007, I had the opportunity to develop a strong expertise in different kinds of water treatment processes including some of the most intensive (i.e. membrane bioreactor, nitrifying/denitrifying activated sludge, Ultraviolet light), extensive ones such as constructed wetlands (surfa...
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