National Access Programme (NAP)

A programme of the Tyndall National Institute supported by SFI
Map showing Institutions - Click to enlarge
Map showing Institutions - Click to enlarge

National Access Programme

The Tyndall National Institute in Cork provides access for researchers to state-of-the-art research facilities & equipment, funded by Science Foundation Ireland, with consequent benefits for research quality, innovation & economic competitiveness. This programme is open on an all-island basis to all research staff and post graduate students of academic institutions, providing eligible researchers with access to Tyndall Institute facilities and expertise through a cost-share model.

NAP snap shot....

  • NAP project outputs
    ...813 outputs including journals, patent applications, conferences etc.
  • Engagement
    ...337 successful proposals from 9 Universities & 10 Institutes of Technology
  • Researchers
    ...Over 670 researchers have utilised this programme
  • Videos
    ...see some of the extensive research facilities on the NAP web pages
  • Download presentations
    NAP Annual Scientific Workshop; Wednesday 29th January 2014
    link to webpage

  • NAP visiting Institutes and Universities throughout the country - email to arrange a visit

More information


Paul Roseingrave
Programme Coordinator
Telephone: +353 (0)21 234 6268
Email: nap (at) tyndall(dot)ie

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