ADDRESS

Academy House, 19 Dawson Street, Dublin 2

CONTACT

+353 1 676 2570

WEB

http://www.ria.ie

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Royal Irish Academy

A prominent Georgian-style building, built in 1770, which houses the prestigious Royal Irish Academy. This is a learned institution, founded in 1785.to promote scientific and historic research. In 1932, one of its members, Ernest Walton, in association with his mentor Ernest Rutherford and colleague John Cockcroft, was the first person to artificially split the atom using accelerated protons fired at lithium metal.



Royal Irish Academy

ADDRESS

Academy House, 19 Dawson Street, Dublin 2

CONTACT

+353 1 676 2570

WEB

http://www.ria.ie

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A prominent Georgian-style building, built in 1770, which houses the prestigious Royal Irish Academy. This is a learned institution, founded in 1785.to promote scientific and historic research. In 1932, one of its members, Ernest Walton, in association with his mentor Ernest Rutherford and colleague John Cockcroft, was the first person to artificially split the atom using accelerated protons fired at lithium metal.



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