Dermot Frost
Manager, Res & High Performance Computing Centre

Publications and Further Research Outputs

Peer-Reviewed Publications

Dermot Frost; Kathryn Cassidy; Stuart Kenny, Supercharging Your Repo - how to identify and remove performance bottlenecks in your repository , Open Repositories 2017, Brisbane, Australia, 2017 Conference Paper, 2017

Dermot Frost; Rebecca Grant, RDM and the IR: Don't Reuse and Recycle - Reimplement , Open Repositories 2017, Brisbane, Australia, 2017 Conference Paper, 2017

Dermot Frost, Open Repositories 2016, June 2016, 2016, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland Meetings /Conferences Organised, 2016 URL

Gabriele Pierantoni, Dermot Frost, Sandra Gesing, Silvia D. Olabarriaga, Mahdi Jaghoori, Gabor Terstyanszky, Junaid Arshad, A Model for Information and Action Flows Connecting Science Gateways to Distributed Computing Infrastructures , International Workshop on Science Gateways 2016, Rome, Italy, 8 June 2016, edited by Sandra Gesing, Jens Kruger , 2016 Conference Paper, 2016 URL

Dermot Frost, Why the Library needs IT, and maybe vice-versa., CONUL 2016, Athlone, Ireland, 1/6/2016, 2016 Poster, 2016

Rob Kitchin, Sandra Collins, Dermot Frost, Funding models for Open Access digital data repositories, Online Information Review, 39, (5), 2015 Journal Article, 2015 DOI

Dermot Frost, Rob Kitchin, Sandra Collins, Funding Open Access Repositories, Open Repositories, Indianapolis, USA, June 2015, 2015 Poster, 2015

Dermot Frost, Jenny O'Neill, Preserving Ireland's Digital Heritage, Digital Research in the Humanities and Arts, Dublin City Univeristy, 1-3 Sept 2015, 2015 Conference Paper, 2015

New Review of Information Networking, 20, 1-2, (2015), Dermot Frost Journal, 2015 URL

Dermot Frost, DRI - constructing the modern multimedia repository, InnovationKT 2014, University of Greenwich, London, 2 April 2014, 2014 Conference Paper, 2014

P.D. McNicholas, T.B. Murphy, A.F. McDaid, D. Frost, Serial and parallel implementations of model-based clustering via parsimonious Gaussian mixture models, Computational Statistics & Data Analysis, 2009 Journal Article, 2009 DOI TARA - Full Text

Knox AJ, Meegan MJ, Sobolev V, Frost D, Zisterer DM, Williams DC, Lloyd DG., Target specific virtual screening: optimization of an estrogen receptor screening platform., Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, 50, (22), 2007, p5301-5310 Journal Article, 2007 URL DOI

Non-Peer-Reviewed Publications

Dermot Frost, Digital Preservation for the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities, In:DPASSH 2017, 2017, Brighton, UK Meetings /Conferences Organised, 2017

Dermot Frost, Hydra Europe Symposium, 2014, Trinity College Dublin Meetings /Conferences Organised, 2014

Research Expertise


  • Title
    • Digital Repository of Ireland
  • Summary
    • A cross-disciplinary, multi-institutional project to develop a trusted digital repository for Ireland's humanities, cultural and social science data.
  • Funding Agency
    • HEA
  • Date From
    • 2011
  • Date To
    • 2015


Algorithms and complexity; Computer architecture; Computer assisted drug design; Computer Modelling; Computing; Data protection, storage technology, cryptography; Digital Repositories; Distributed systems; Genetic Algorithms; High performance computing; Modelling, modelling tools, 3D modelling; Networks; Parallel Filesystems



Committee Member IAHPC 2003 - 2008


IEEE 2004 – Present

Irish Association for High Performance Computing 2001 – Present