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The Geological Survey collaborates with several national and international research groups, agencies and organisations. Our various programmes also carry out research. We provide research funding for geoscientists through a number of mechanisms. This is all supported by our Research roadmap.  

​This section highlights all the research carried out by staff in the Geological Survey.

​Details about current open calls and recently closed calls.

The Research Roadmap is an outline strategy and implementation plan to deliver the Research programme. of the ocean-bottom seismometers: a GSI part-funded research projectFor the last two weeks, a team from the Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies was on board RV Celtic Explorer to retrieve the seismometers from the ocean floor with new exciting data.14/05/2020 23:00:00 magnitude M0.6 in the Irish Sea was detected by the Irish National Seismic NetworkOn 14 May 2020 at 03:52:54 UTC, an earthquake of magnitude M0.6 occurred in the Irish Sea. The earthquake located approximately 20km east of the Isle of Man, and occurred at a depth of 3km.14/05/2020 23:00:00 Stratigraphy and facies evolution on the Galway-Roscommon shelf28/02/2020 00:00:00,-RapidEye-and-Pleiades-products-for-improving-empirical-predictions-of-satellite-derived-bathymet.aspxImproving empirical predictions of satellite-derived bathymetry12/09/2019 23:00:00