11-12 February 2016 | Edinburgh
Prof Conchur O Bradaigh

Professor, School of Engineering, University of Edinburgh

Conchúr Ó Brádaigh is Professor of Materials Engineering at the University of Edinburgh.  He has Bachelors and Masters degrees from the National University of Ireland (NUI) Galway, and a PhD from the University of Delaware, all in Mechanical Engineering.  Conchúr previously lectured at NUI Galway and was Professor of Energy Engineering at University College Cork, where he was also Director of the Marine Renewable Energy Ireland (MaREI) Research Centre.  He is a Co-Founder and Director of ÉireComposites Teo., an Irish composite materials design, testing and manufacturing company, and was awarded the Inaugural Sir Bernard Crossland Medal for Engineering Innovation by Engineers Ireland in 2009.