qToM’s research would not be possible without the generous grants, supplies, facilities, and contributions from the following organizations.


Affiliated Institutions

Trinity College Dublin, School of Physics

“At Trinity College Dublin, the University of Dublin we provide a liberal environment where independence of thought is highly valued and all are encouraged to achieve their potential. We promote a diverse, interdisciplinary, inclusive environment which nurtures ground-breaking research, innovation, and creativity through engaging with issues of global significance. Located in a beautiful campus in the heart of Dublin’s city centre, Trinity is Ireland’s highest ranked university.” ~ TCD, About Trinity

Advancing Materials and BioEngineering Research

AMBER (Advanced Materials and BioEngineering Research) is a Science Foundation Ireland funded centre that provides a partnership between leading researchers in materials science and industry. We are researching materials that will transform everyday products of the future, from mobile phones to knee implants, batteries to plastics. AMBER brings together Ireland’s leading material science researchers working across the disciplines of Physics, Chemistry, Bioengineering and Medicine; with an international network of collaborators and companies.” ~ AMBER, About AMBER

Check out this AMBER news release featuring one of our recent achievements.

the Center for Research on Adaptive Nanostructures and Nanodevices

CRANN (the Centre for Research on Adaptive Nanostructures and Nanodevices) is one of the largest research institutes in Trinity College Dublin and Ireland’s leading nanoscience institute. CRANN brings together over 300 researchers including 37 leading Investigators based across multiple disciplines including Trinity’s Schools of Physics, Chemistry, Medicine, Engineering and Pharmacology.”


External Sponsors

Science Foundation Ireland

Science Foundation Ireland funds research in the areas of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) which promotes and assists the development and competitiveness of industry, enterprise and employment in Ireland. The Foundation also promotes and supports STEM education and engagement, and creates awareness and understanding of the value of STEM to society and to the growth of the economy.” ~ SFI, About Us

Irish Research Council

“The IRC invests in groundbreaking ideas, along the spectrum between basic and applied research across all disciplines that will have knowledge, societal and/or enterprise impact. The IRC invests solely in exceptional individual researchers at all career stages, cultivating research independence and opportunities to engage with a variety of stakeholders. The IRC evaluates solely on the basis of excellence with respect to researcher, idea and project design through international peer review.” ~IRC, Strategic Plan, 2020-2024

To find out how you can join qToM under such a fellowship, visit our Opportunities page.

Royal Irish Academy

“The Royal Irish Academy (RIA) is an independent, all-island learned society established under Charter in 1785. It has approximately 600 Members, chosen for their distinguished contributions to scholarship and research in the sciences, humanities, social sciences and public service. Membership is by election and considered the highest academic honour in Ireland.” ~ RIA, About Us

Enterprise Ireland

Enterprise Ireland is the government organisation responsible for the development and growth of Irish enterprises in world markets. We work in partnership with Irish enterprises to help them start, grow, innovate and win export sales in global markets. In this way, we support sustainable economic growth, regional development and secure employment.” ~ Enterprise Ireland, About Us