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UCD Bionanoscience Research Group
Principal Investigator: Prof. Gil U. Lee
Professor Gil U. Lee
School of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
Science Building South,
University College Dublin,
Belfield, Dublin 4,
gil.lee [at] ucd [dot] ie

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GPS: 53.307602, -6.223809

Travelling to UCD
Belfield, the main University College Dublin campus is located on a 132 hectare site, 4km south of Dublin city centre. The campus in an attractively landscaped complex of modern architectural buildings, accommodating student residences and numerous leisure and sporting facilities. The UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate School of Business is located on the campus at Blackrock, County Dublin.

By Air
Dublin is served by Dublin International Airport, which is located north of Dublin City Centre. There are frequent connecting buses from the airport to the city centre, including a special shuttle service, Airlink which brings passengers directly to Busaras (Central Bus Station, Dublin).
Aircoach operates a service from Dublin Airport to Leopardstown / Sandyford / Stillorgan which passes UCD. Further details available at
For further information on Dublin Airport and Flights please visit

Dublin is served by two main railway stations: Connolly Station and Heuston Stations. It is a short walk from Connolly Station to O'Connell Street, where the Dublin Bus numbers 2, 11 and 46A can be boarded for UCD. The route 145 provides a direct route from Heuston Station to Belfield via the city centre. For further information please visit Iarnroad Eireann (Irish Rail)

Bus - Dublin Bus
Dublin Bus numbers 2, 3, 11, 17, 39A, 46A, 84 and 145 all provide services to the Belfield campus. The 39A terminates within the Belfield campus, and can be boarded from in the City Centre from College Street. The numbers 2, 3, 11 and 46A can be boarded at O'Connell Street. Several additional Xpresso services operate directly to campus during morning and evening peak. For timetable information please visit the Dublin Bus website and search for "University College Dublin"

Bus - Bus Eireann
Bus Eireann provides a nationwide bus service, with most major areas having a regular link to Dublin. The majority of Dublin services terminate in Busaras (Central Bus Station, Dublin) from where it is a short walk to O'Connell Street for connecting buses to UCD. Several Bus Eireann services from the Greater Dublin area directly serve UCD, Belfield Campus during morning peak. For further information please visit

There are usually an adequate number of taxis in operation in the city centre at any given time. It is possible to hail a taxi from the street, but convenient taxi ranks are located on O'Connell Street, Middle Abbey Street, Dame Street and St Stephens Green.