Electronic and Computing

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The Electronic and Computing division provides members with a professional and social network for developing their knowledge base and fostering potential business opportunities.



Electronic and Computing division members work in software development and testing, including the gaming industry; mobile and fixed line telecommunications; internet services; embedded systems development and signal processing. Members have the opportunity to learn and share experiences with their peers and with representatives from the associated industry groups at events organised by the division.

Electronic and Computing Videos 

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Electronic and Computing News 

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Electronic and Computing in the Engineers Journal

Innovation: Preserving the digital future of the forgotten format

Mere decades can render audio/video content inaccessible. We must ensure content is forever, writes former Engineers Ireland president Dr Chris Horn.

Pushing the limits of electronic circuits

Researcher seeks to develop next-generation electronic devices by harnessing terahertz waves.

Revealed: A universal system for decoding any type of data sent across a network

New chip eliminates the need for specific decoding hardware, and could boost the efficiency of gaming systems, 5G networks, the internet of things, and more, find researchers at Maynooth University, MIT and Boston University.

Engineers create 3D-printed objects that sense how a user is interacting with them

Advance incorporates sensing directly into an object’s material, with applications for assistive technology and 'intelligent' furniture.

Clive Sinclair: The tireless British inventor who was ahead of his time

Clive Sinclair, who has died aged 81, was one of Britain's most prolific innovators. Known, loved, and recognised for his work in consumer electronics during the late 1970s and early 1980s, he has influenced generations and has gained special recognition and admiration by many electronic and software engineers as well as electronics enthusiasts, collectors, and historians of vintage electronics all over the world.

Recent outages prove need for transparency around internet infrastructure

Society has taken leap of faith in cloud computing but analysis and regulation is limited, writes former Engineers Ireland president Chris Horn.


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Keep up-to-date with latest industry developments and emerging trends. Access the best events in your area, all part of your CPD. Meet with colleagues and industry experts. Get timely updates on events taking place in the sector.

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Electronic and Computing Division Committee Member documentation
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