Catalogue of Environmental Research Expertise in Ireland

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This is an Individual Researcher Profile

Researcher Contact Details

Research Title: Ms.

Contact First Name: Serena

Contact Surname: Silke

Contact Address:

Telephone Contact Number: 00353 86396721

Fax Contact Number:

Email Address: serena.silke@nuigalway.ie

Organisation Details

Organisation Type: Research Institute

Higher Education Organisation Name: National University of Ireland, Galway

Other Organisation Name(s) if appropriate:

Research Organisation or Company/Corporate Website: www.ryaninstitute.ie

Organisation or Individual Expertise:
Waste management, Wastewater treatment, Nutrient Management Planning, Renewable Energy, Wastewater treatment plant sludge, management and recycling, Reuse and recycling, Effluent recycling, SRC willow treatment systems

Organisation or Individual Expertise Keywords:
Waste management, Wastewater treatment, Nutrient Management Planning, Renewable Energy, Wastewater treatment plant sludge, management and recycling, Reuse and recycling, Effluent recycling, SRC willow treatment systems

National Research Funding

EPA Research Programme

This researcher or research organisation has expressed interest in the following areas:

 EPA Water Research Pillar
 Sustainable Environment Research
 Green Enterprise Research

Involvement in Relevant National Expert Groups


EU Research Partnerships

This researcher or research organisation has expressed interest in the following areas of EU Research Partnerships:

Relevant information in relation to Participation relevant experts groups

No information specified

Details of any previous or current EU-funded projects the individual or organisation were involved in.

No information specified

Water


Interests indicated in the Water Joint Programming Initiative

Details of any previous or current EU-funded projects the individual or organisation were involved in.

Experience of participation in expert groups in this area

Any relevant information in relation to Participation in WssTP or other relevant experts groups

Involvement in EU-funded research projects

Research officer for EU NPP funded project REMOTE. This project is focused on the establishment of renewable energy tours in the NPP areas of Europe in order to promote renewable energy and to create employment.

Other areas of expertise:


Horizon 2020


Horizon 2020 website

Challenge 5 (Climate Action, Resource Efficiency & Raw Materials)

This researcher or research organisation has outlined their interests in Challenge 5 as follows:

Focus Areas

 Energy Efficiency

 Waste: a resource to recycle, reuse and recover raw materials

 Water innovation: boosting its value for Europe

Societal Challenges 5 Priority Areas

This researcher/organisation has interest(s) in Societal Challenges 5 Priority Areas as outlined as follows

None specified.

Expertise in Societal Challenges 5 Cross-cutting Areas

This researcher has indicated interest(s) and expertise in Societal Challenges 5 Cross-cutting areas as follows:

No cross-cutting areas specified

Details of Participation in European Innovation Partnerships and European Technology Platforms:

The details of any ETPs or EIP this researcher/organisation have participated in or are currently participating in is outlined as follows.

No participation information provided.


Relevant EU Research Experience

Information in relation to Participation in relevant experts groups

Involvement in EU-funded research projects: Please outline details of any previous or current EU-funded projects the individual or organisation was involved in.

Research officer for EU NPP funded project REMOTE. This project is focused on the establishment of renewable energy tours in the NPP areas of Europe in order to promote renewable energy and to create employment.


LIFE and COST Actions





Go to the LIFE website
Go to the COST website

Interest in LIFE subprogrammes:

 Environment and Resource Efficiency


COST Actions/LIFE programmes the researcher is currently or has participated in:


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