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The Engineers Ireland Electrical division is for engineers with an interest in electricity, electronics, and electromagnetics.

The division has links with other professional associations and organisations such as the Conseil International des Grand Reseaux Electriques (CIGRÉ) and NSAI’s Electro-technical committee under the direction of the CRU.

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Electrical in the Engineers Journal

Engineers create a new type of intelligent material

Known as 'two-dimensional electrolytes', these smart materials could potentially be used in many things from drug delivery to energy storage.

Thomas Edison: Visionary, inventor, or villain?

Some consider Thomas Edison as one of the greatest inventors in history while some argue that many of 'his ideas' aren't quite 'original', writes Donovan Alexander.

A novel, non-destructive methodology for the optimisation of deformed heat pipe structures

Joseph Mooney, winner of the 23rd Annual Sir Bernard Crossland Symposium, on using X-ray tomography and pore network modelling to improve the effectiveness of electronics cooling solutions.

Standards and documents needed by every ATEX professional: An overview

Any engineer or electrician working on the design or installation of electrical systems needs to be competent. This is especially true when working with potentially explosive atmospheres, writes Chartered Engineer and Fellow of Engineers Ireland Kieran Fallon, who outlines some of the key documents needed by those working in ATEX environments.

Electronic skin patches could restore lost sensation and detect disease

Picture this: you’ve experienced no physical sensation beyond your wrists for years, then a doctor drapes a thin, flexible membrane over your hand and, like magic, you can feel the trickle of water through your fingers again.

Here's why DC is used in most trains over AC

AC or DC? Which one is best for electric traction motor trains?


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