Tag Archives: science week

Inside a PC

This talk will outline the basics of what’s inside a PC. We will go through each of the components and demonstrate how they work together. Some of those computer parts (such as the hard drive) will be further taken apart to show you how they look and work on the inside. You will furthermore get […]

An Introduction to Biodiesel

This talk will cover all important aspects of Biodiesel. From its use as an alternative fuel, its effects on the environment, its legal status in Ireland, to its future production. A piece will be on the chemical process involved, as well as a run-down on how to make a small amount yourself. If time permits, […]

Some applications of DNA technology

The talk will deal with the following: What DNA is and how we use it. Industrial applications, diagnostic applications and a high level look at DNA forensics. No experience needed.

LDAP – Its Mysteries and Example Use

Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) is a well known and tempered method for storing information in a directory based hierarchy. This talk will discuss the core concepts of LDAP and you will be shown how to use LDAP to represent user accounts in an LDAP data store with the hopes of using this single store […]

Science and Innovation, coming to a TOG near you!

Ladies and Gentlemen, girls and boys, hackers of all genders, ages, and maturity levels. It’s nearly time for Science and Innovation! Science Week runs from the 7th to the 14th of November. Innovation Dublin ‘Week’ runs from the 10th to the 21st of November. To celebrate, and participate in some of the fun, TOG will […]

Science and Innovation

The upcoming Science Week and Innovation Dublin Festival represent a fantastic opportunity and an interesting challenge for TOG. With the week and festival running from the 7th-14th November and 10th-21st November respectively. We have an opportunity to run over two weeks of events. The challenge is what to fill the two weeks with. So we’re […]