Ian Clancy


Contact Details

Course Director for Physics (Common Entry)
T: +353 61 202371
E: ian.clancy@ul.ie
 
researcher

Biography

Research Interests

Statistical physics; computational physics; nonlinear dynamical systems; phase transitions and criticality; complexity.

Book Chapters

  Year Publication
2015 'Learning objects in MOOC: Good practice for learning objects'
Marcus-Quinn A.;Clancy I. (2015) 'Learning objects in MOOC: Good practice for learning objects' In: Furthering Higher Education Possibilities through Massive Open Online Courses. [DOI] [Details]
2015 'Furthering Higher Education Possibilities through Massive Open Online Courses'
Marcus-Quinn, Ann and Clancy, I. (2015) 'Furthering Higher Education Possibilities through Massive Open Online Courses' In: MOOCs Advances in Educational Technologies and Instructional Design (AETID). USA: IGI Global. [Details]

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
2016 'Metal particle compaction during drop-substrate impact for inkjet printing and drop-casting processes'
Clancy, I,Amarandei, G,Nash, C,Glowacki, BA (2016) 'Metal particle compaction during drop-substrate impact for inkjet printing and drop-casting processes'. Journal Of Applied Physics, 119 [DOI] [ULIR Link] [Details]
2014 'Bridging percolation and particle dynamics models of the granular rigidity transitionl'
Fitzgerald, BW,Clancy, I,Corcoran, D (2014) 'Bridging percolation and particle dynamics models of the granular rigidity transitionl'. Physica A, 410 :582-594 [DOI] [Details]
2014 'Stability of Ultrathin Nanocomposite Polymer Films Controlled by the Embedding of Gold Nanoparticles'
Amarandei, G,Clancy, I,O'Dwyer, C,Arshak, A,Corcoran, D (2014) 'Stability of Ultrathin Nanocomposite Polymer Films Controlled by the Embedding of Gold Nanoparticles'. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 6 :20758-20767 [DOI] [ULIR Link] [Details]
2012 'Pattern formation induced by an electric field in a polymer-air-polymer thin film system'
Amarandei, G,Beltrame, P,Clancy, I,O'Dwyer, C,Arshak, A,Steiner, U,Corcoran, D,Thiele, U (2012) 'Pattern formation induced by an electric field in a polymer-air-polymer thin film system'. Soft Matter, 8 :6333-6349 [DOI] [Details]
2010 'On-Off Intermittency and Criticality in Early Stage Electromigration'
Dalton, E; Clancy, I; Corcoran, D; Arshak, A; Gooberman, G (2010) 'On-Off Intermittency and Criticality in Early Stage Electromigration'. PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS, 104 (21) [DOI] [Details]
2009 'State-variable friction for the Burridge-Knopoff model'
Clancy, I; Corcoran, D (2009) 'State-variable friction for the Burridge-Knopoff model'. PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 80 (1) [DOI] [Details]
2006 'Burridge-Knopoff model: Exploration of dynamic phases'
Clancy, I; Corcoran, D (2006) 'Burridge-Knopoff model: Exploration of dynamic phases'. PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 73 (4) [DOI] [Details]
2005 'Criticality in the Burridge-Knopoff model'
Clancy, I; Corcoran, D (2005) 'Criticality in the Burridge-Knopoff model'. PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 71 (4) [DOI] [Details]
2004 'Numerical Simulation of a Directional Selectivity Model for Anodic Formation of Porous InP'
Lynch R., O'Dwyer C., Clancy I., Corcoran D., Buckley D.N. (2004) 'Numerical Simulation of a Directional Selectivity Model for Anodic Formation of Porous InP'. Ecs Transactions, 6 (0):85-95 [Details]
2004 'Numerical Simulation of the Anodic Formation of Nanoporous InP'
Lynch, R; O'Dwyer, C; Clancy, I; Corcoran, D; Buckley, DN (2004) 'Numerical Simulation of the Anodic Formation of Nanoporous InP'. ECS TRANSACTIONS, 6 [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
2017 ECS Transactions
Quill N.;Clancy I.;Nakahara S.;Belochapkine S.;O'Dwyer C.;Buckley D.;Lynch R. (2017) Process of formation of porous layers in n-InP ECS Transactions , pp.67-96 [DOI] [Details]
2002 Modelling of Complex Systems, Seventh Granada Lectures
Clancy I., Corcoran D. (2002) The pattern formation and critical behaviour of a Burridge-Kopoff model . In: * eds. Modelling of Complex Systems, Seventh Granada Lectures , 02-SEP-02 - 07-SEP-02 , pp.*-* [Details]
2002 Modelling of Complex Systems, Seventh Granada Lectures
Clancy, I., D. Corcoran (2002) The pattern formation and critical behaviour of a Burridge-Kopoff model . In: P.L. Garrido and J. Marro eds. Modelling of Complex Systems, Seventh Granada Lectures Granada, Spain, , pp.159-162 [Details]
2015 EXPLORING THE POSSIBILITIES OF AUTOMATED FEEDBACK FOR UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS
Clancy, I,Marcus-Quinn, A,GomezChova, L,LopezMartinez, A,CandelTorres I (2015) EDULEARN15: 7TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON EDUCATION AND NEW LEARNING TECHNOLOGIES EXPLORING THE POSSIBILITIES OF AUTOMATED FEEDBACK FOR UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS , pp.7264-7269 [Details]
2014 THE POTENTIAL OF OPEN EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES FOR TEACHING UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS
Marcus-Quinn, A,Clancy, I,Chova, LG,Martinez, AL,Torres, IC (2014) INTED2014: 8TH INTERNATIONAL TECHNOLOGY, EDUCATION AND DEVELOPMENT CONFERENCE THE POTENTIAL OF OPEN EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES FOR TEACHING UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS , pp.1003-1003 [Details]
2009 International Conference on Applied Physics and Mathematics, ICAPM 2009
Dalton, E; Corcoran, D; Clancy, I. (2009) Finite Size Scaling In Thin Film Electromigration International Conference on Applied Physics and Mathematics, ICAPM 2009 Brazil, , 16-MAY-09 - 17-MAY-09 [Details]
2007 Fluctuations and Scaling in Materials, StatPhys 23 Satellite Meeting
Clancy, I. and Corcoran, D. (2007) Deriving the Burridge-Knopoff model and exploring the dependence of its dynamics on friction Fluctuations and Scaling in Materials, StatPhys 23 Satellite Meeting , 04-JUL-07 - 07-JUL-07 [Details]
2005 Complexity workshop
Clancy, I. and Corcoran, D. (2005) Dynamic Phases and criticality in the Burridge-Knopoff model of an earthquake fault . In: * eds. Complexity workshop , 16-SEP-05 - 16-SEP-05 , pp.*-* [Details]
2004 Proceedings - Electrochemical Society
Lynch R.;O'Dwyer C.;Clancy I.;Corcoran D.;Buckley D. (2004) Numerical simulation of the anodic formation of nanoporous indium phosphide Proceedings - Electrochemical Society , pp.85-95 [Details]
2004 206th STOTAPCS Electrochemical Society Inc
Lynch R., O Dwyer C., Clancy I., Corcoran D., Buckley D.N. (2004) Numerical Simulation of a Directional Selectivity Model for Anodic Formation of Porous InP . In: * eds. 206th STOTAPCS Electrochemical Society Inc , 03-OCT-04 - 08-OCT-04 , pp.*-* [Details]
2004 206th STOTAPCS Electrochemical Society Inc
Lynch R., O'Dwyer C., Clancy I., Corcoran D., Buckley D.N. (2004) Numerical Simulation of a Directional Selectivity Model for Anodic Formation of Porous InP . In: * eds. 206th STOTAPCS Electrochemical Society Inc , 03-OCT-04 - 08-OCT-04 , pp.*-* [Details]
2004 206th Meeting of The Electrochemical Society
Lynch R. , O¿Dwyer C. , Clancy I. , Corcoran D. and Buckley D. N. (2004) Numerical Simulation of a Directional Selectivity Model for Anodic Formation of Porous InP . In: H. Ng and A. G. Baca eds. 206th Meeting of The Electrochemical Society , 03-OCT-04 - 08-OCT-04 , pp.85-95 [Details]
2004 206th Meeting of The Electrochemical Society
Lynch R. , O¿Dwyer C. , Clancy I. , Corcoran D. and Buckley D. N. (2004) Numerical Simulation of a Directional Selectivity Model for Anodic Formation of Porous InP . In: * eds. 206th Meeting of The Electrochemical Society , 03-OCT-04 - 08-OCT-04 , pp.*-* [Details]
2004 Meeting Abstracts
Lynch R., O'Dwyer C., Clancy I., Corcoran D., Buckley D.N. (2004) Numerical simulation of a directional selectivity model for anodic formation of porous InP Meeting Abstracts , pp.1416-0 [Details]
2004 206th STOTAPCS Electrochemical Society Inc
Lynch R., O¿Dwyer C., Clancy I., Corcoran D., Buckley D.N. (2004) Numerical Simulation of a Directional Selectivity Model for Anodic Formation of Porous INP . In: H. Ng and A. G. Baca eds. 206th STOTAPCS Electrochemical Society Inc , 03-OCT-04 - 08-OCT-04 , pp.85-95 [Details]
2004 206th STOAPCS Electrochemical Society
Lynch R., O'Dwyer C., Clancy I., Corcoran D., Buckley D.N. (2004) Numerical Simulation of a Direcyional Selectivity Model for Anodic Formation of Porous INP, in Proceedings of the 41st State-of-the-Art Program on Compound Semiconductors, PV 2004-06 . In: H. Ng and A. G. Baca eds. 206th STOAPCS Electrochemical Society , 03-OCT-04 - 08-OCT-04 , pp.85-95 [Details]
2002 Modeling of Complex Systems
Clancy, I; Corcoran, D (2002) The pattern formation and critical behaviour of a Burridge-Knopoff model Modeling of Complex Systems Granada, Spain, , pp.159-162 [Details]
2002 Modelling of Complex Systems, Seventh Granada Lectures
Clancy I. and Corcoran D. (2002) The pattern formation and critical behaviour of a Burridge-Knopoff model . In: * eds. Modelling of Complex Systems, Seventh Granada Lectures , 02-SEP-02 - 07-SEP-02 , pp.*-* [Details]
2002 Modelling of Complex Systems, Seventh Granada Lectures
Clancy I., Corcoran D. (2002) The pattern formation and critical behaviour of a Burridge-Knopoff model in Modelling of Complex Systems, Seventh Granada Lectures, AIP Conference Proceedings, American Institute of Physics, 61 . In: P.L. Garrido and J. Marro eds. Modelling of Complex Systems, Seventh Granada Lectures , 02-SEP-02 - 07-SEP-02 , pp.159-162 [Details]
2002 Modelling of Complex Systems, Seventh Granada Lectures
Clancy I., Corcoran D. (2002) The pattern formation and critical behaviour of a Burridge-Knopoff model . In: * eds. Modelling of Complex Systems, Seventh Granada Lectures , 02-SEP-02 - 07-SEP-02 , pp.159-162 [Details]
2001 Irish Society for Scientific and Engineering Computation Annual Symposium
Clancy, I., Corcoran, D. (2001) The effect of healing in an earthquake model . In: * eds. Irish Society for Scientific and Engineering Computation Annual Symposium , 18-MAY-01 - 19-MAY-01 , pp.*-* [Details]
2001 Irish Society for Scientific and Engineering Computation Annual Symposium
Clancy I. and Corcoran D. (2001) The effect of healing in an earthquake model . In: * eds. Irish Society for Scientific and Engineering Computation Annual Symposium , 18-MAY-01 - 19-MAY-01 , pp.*-* [Details]

Conference Contributions

  Year Publication
2019 European Science Education Research Association (ESERA),
Walshe, G., Casey, V., Cauchi, M., Cusack, A., Kavanagh, Y., Quinn, M. and Clancy, I. (2019) Science outreach to promote physics to girls: An investigation into the impact of a school visit programme. [Oral Presentation], European Science Education Research Association (ESERA), Bologna, Italy [Details]
2018 VICEPHEC (Variety in Chemistry Education and Physics Higher Education Conference),
Walshe, G., Casey, V., Clancy, I., Corcoran, D., McFall, E., Quinn, M., and Ní Eidhin, D. (2018) ‘Addressing the gender imbalance in physics at third-level for undergraduates'. [Oral Presentation], VICEPHEC (Variety in Chemistry Education and Physics Higher Education Conference), Sheffield , 22-AUG-18 - 23-AUG-18 [Details]
2018 Institute of Physics Higher Education Group Regional Community Meeting,
Walshe, G., Casey, V., Clancy, I., Corcoran, D. Ní Eidhin, D. McFall, E. and Quinn, M. (2018) ‘The SOPHia Project: Science Outreach for Promoting Physics to Female School Students’. [Oral Presentation], Institute of Physics Higher Education Group Regional Community Meeting, Glasgow , 12-JUN-18 - 12-JUN-18 [Details]

Professional Associations

  Association Function From / To
American Physical Society Member 30-DEC-99 / 30-DEC-99
Institute of Physics in Ireland Committee Member 06-OCT-12 /

Committees

  Committee Function From / To
Student status committee Chair /

Education

  Year Institution Qualification Subject
2004 University of Limerick Ph.D.
1999 University of Limerick B.Sc. in Applied Physics

Modules Taught

  Term (ID)) Title Link Subject
Autumn Mechanics PH4171Physics
Spring Thermal Physics PH4042Physics
Spring Modern Physics PH4132Physics
Autumn Introduction to Computational Physics PH4005Physics