Industry and Alumni
The Department is actively collaborating on a local as well as global level with industry and external academic colleagues and examples of such interactions are listed next.
Mercy University Hospital, Cork
Project: Device for improved colorectal cancer surgery
Cork Institute of Technology Medical Engineering Design and Innovation Centre (MEDIC)
Project: Tibial nail implant device
Surgical Planning Laboratory at Harvard Medical School, Harvard Univ., USA
Project: Electromagnetic guidance for bronchoscopy
Laboratory for Electromagnetic and Electronic Systems (LEES), MIT, USA
Project: Self-deployed magnetic systems
Molecular Medicine Ireland
Project: Magnetic coupling for feeding tube placement
Teijin DuPont Films, Scotland
Project: Design and implementation of a high-performance portable digital tachometer
Nottingham University, University of Zilina, University of Bari, University of Malta
Project: Marie Curie Early stage training 2004-2008 Electrical Conversion and Conditioning Technology
Analog Devices, Inc.
Project: Analog RF ICs
UCC EEE Department alumni have gone on to make professional contributions at leading research and corporate institutions around the globe. The list next is a sampling of some of our graduates.
Cormac Conroy, PhD Univ. of California Berkeley, Vice-President, Qualcomm, USA
Deirdre O'Brien, PhD Stanford University, Analyst Google, CA.
Stephen O'Driscoll, PhD Stanford Univ., Asst. Professor Univ. of California-Davis
Mike Flynn, PhD Carnegie Mellon University, Associate Professor, University of Michigan
Fergus Hurley, MS MIT, Founder/CEO Focal Laboratories, San Francisco
Ger Hurley, MS MIT, IEEE Fellow, Professor National University of Ireland Galway
Kaveh Hosseini, PhD, UCC, Postdoc Fellow California Institute of Technology, Cypress Semiconductor
Ann Kelleher, BS, MS UCC, Vice President, Intel, USA.
Mike McAuliffe, CEO Powervation, USA
David Murphy, PhD Univ. of California, Los Angeles
John Mullins, BS, MS UCC, MBA Univ. of California-Davis, CEO Bord Gáis, Ireland
Olive Murphy, PhD UCC, Postdoc Fellow, Imperial College London
Rory McInerney, BS, MS UCC, Exec. MBA, Stanford Univ., Vice President Intel, USA, 2009 UCC Distinguished Alumnus Award.
John R. Scannell, BS, MS UCC, MBA Harvard, Vice President & Chief Financial Officer Moog Inc., New York
Francis O'Sullivan, PhD MIT, Executive Director Energy Sustainability Challenge MIT