Senior Lecturer
Process & Chemical Engineering
309 Food Science Building
Department of Process & Chemical Engineering
University College Cork

T: 353 21 490 3094
F: 353 21 427 0249
E: e.byrne@ucc.ie
http://www.ucc.ie/en/processeng/staff/academic/ebyrne/

extend to sustainability (including complexity, uncertainty, risk, resilience, (non equilibrium) thermodynamic basis), chemical engineering education and particulate systems engineering. 
 

  • Principal Investigator on a multi-disciplinary Dept. of Agriculture and Food FIRM (Food Industry Research Measure) funded project 'Optimisation of the Formulation and Manufacture of Aggregate Food Products' and has been a partner researcher on a number of other funded projects.
  • Chaired the 3rd International Symposium for Engineering Education (ISEE2010) `Educating Engineers for a Changing World - Leading transformation from an unsustainable global society' held at UCC in July 2010 (www.ucc.ie/isee2010).
  • Published widely on each of the above areas (see publications section).

 ProjectRoleDescriptionStart DateEnd Date
President's Award for Excellence in Teaching 2006Principal InvestigatorUC01-JUL-0630-SEP-15
IRCSET PG The Influence of Manufacturing Parameters & Conveying Methods on the Breakage of Bulk Solid Products during their Handling & Transport Student Kevin HanleyPrincipal InvestigatorUC01-OCT-0830-SEP-12
Renewable energy extraction from low grade thermal sources.Principal InvestigatorUC01-SEP-1131-AUG-14
Environmental Citizenship Research Priority Area ('Sustainability in Society')Co-InvestigatorTrans-disciplinary Research inititiatve around Sustainability01-OCT-12
DAFF "Optimisation of the formulation and manufacture of aggregate food products"Principal InvestigatorUC01-OCT-0631-DEC-10

Book Chapters

 YearPublication
(2011)'Plant and Equipment - Flow Equipment: Valves'
Cronin, K. and Byrne, E. ; (2011) 'Plant and Equipment - Flow Equipment: Valves' In: Fuquay, J.W., Fox, P.F. and McSweeney, P.L.H (eds). Encyclopedia of Dairy Sciences, Second Edition. San Diego, USA: Academic Press. [Details]
(2002)'A Course Portfolio for Fluid Mechanics'
Byrne, E.P.; (2002) 'A Course Portfolio for Fluid Mechanics' In: Lyons, N, Hyland A. & Ryan N (eds). Advancing the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Through A Reflective Portfolio Process. Cork: UCC. [Details]

Edited Books

 YearPublication
(2010)
Byrne, E.P (Ed.). (2010) Proceedings of the 3rd International Symposium for Engineering Education ISEE2010. Cork: University College Cork. [Details]

Peer Reviewed Journals

 YearPublication
(2014)'First and second law multidimensional analysis of a triple absorption heat transformer (TAHT)'
Donnellan, P., Byrne, E., Oliveira, J. and Cronin, K (2014) 'First and second law multidimensional analysis of a triple absorption heat transformer (TAHT)' [DOI] [Details]
(2013)'Exploring sustainability themes in engineering accreditation and curricula'
Byrne, E.P., Desha, C.J., Fitzpatrick, J.J. and Hargroves, K. (2013) 'Exploring sustainability themes in engineering accreditation and curricula' [Details]
(2013)'Safety lessons and reflections following incinerator vent commissioning in a chemical plant; a case study of a complex socio-technical system'
Riedewald, F. and Byrne E.P. (2013) 'Safety lessons and reflections following incinerator vent commissioning in a chemical plant; a case study of a complex socio-technical system' [Details]
(2013)'Internal energy and exergy recovery in high temperature application absorption heat transformers'
Donnellan, P., Byrne, E.P. and Cronin, K. (2013) 'Internal energy and exergy recovery in high temperature application absorption heat transformers' [Details]
(2012)'Explosion of a sight glass in a HCl gas delivery line'
Riedewald, F. and Byrne, E.P. (2012) 'Explosion of a sight glass in a HCl gas delivery line' [Details]
(2013)'Attrition of granola as a function of manufacturing process parameters during fluidised bed granulation and subsequent pneumatic conveying'
Pathare, P.B., Baş, N. and Byrne, E.P. (2013) 'Attrition of granola as a function of manufacturing process parameters during fluidised bed granulation and subsequent pneumatic conveying' [DOI] [Details]
(2013)'Dispersion in particle velocity resulting from random motion through a spatially-varying velocity field in a pipe'
Hanley, K.J., Cronin, K. and Byrne, E.P. (2013) 'Dispersion in particle velocity resulting from random motion through a spatially-varying velocity field in a pipe' [Details]
(2013)'Quality by design for packaging of granola breakfast product'
Macedo, ISM, Sousa-Gallagher, MJ, Oliveira, JC, Byrne, EP (2013) 'Quality by design for packaging of granola breakfast product' [DOI] [Details]
(2013)'Probabilistic analysis of particle impact at a pipe bend in pneumatic conveying'
Hanley, K.J., Byrne, E.P. and Cronin, K. (2013) 'Probabilistic analysis of particle impact at a pipe bend in pneumatic conveying' [Details]
(2012)'Production of granola breakfast cereal by fluidised bed granulation'
Pathare, PB,Bas, N,Fitzpatrick, JJ,Cronin, K,Byrne, EP (2012) 'Production of granola breakfast cereal by fluidised bed granulation' [DOI] [Details]
(2012)'Teaching engineering ethics with sustainability as context'
Byrne, E.P. (2012) 'Teaching engineering ethics with sustainability as context' [Full Text] [Details]
(2012)'Explosion of a sight glass in a HCl gas delivery line'
Riedewald, F. and Byrne, E.P. (2012) 'Explosion of a sight glass in a HCl gas delivery line' [Details]
(2012)'Comparison of quality parameters of granola produced by wet granulation with commercially available product'
Pathare, P.B., Baş, N., Byrne, E.P. (2012) 'Comparison of quality parameters of granola produced by wet granulation with commercially available product' [Details]
(2012)'Simulation of the Impact Response of a Sliotar Core with Linear and Non-Linear Contact Models'
Brabazon, D., Hanley, K., Collins, F., Cronin, K., Byrne, E and Moran, K. (2012) 'Simulation of the Impact Response of a Sliotar Core with Linear and Non-Linear Contact Models' [Details]
(2012)'Discrete element modelling of the quasi-static uniaxial compression of individual infant formula agglomerates'
Hanley, K.J., O’Sullivan, C., Byrne, E.P. and Cronin, K. (2012) 'Discrete element modelling of the quasi-static uniaxial compression of individual infant formula agglomerates' [Details]
(2011)'Effect of high shear granulation process parameters on the production of granola cereal aggregates'
Pathare, P.B., Baş, N., Fitzpatrick, J.J., Cronin, K. and Byrne, E.P.; (2011) 'Effect of high shear granulation process parameters on the production of granola cereal aggregates' [Details]
(2011)'Is attending lectures still relevant in engineering education?'
Fitzpatrick, J., Cronin, K. and Byrne, E; (2011) 'Is attending lectures still relevant in engineering education?' [Full Text] [Details]
(2011)'Effect of pneumatic conveying parameters on physical quality characteristics of infant formula'
Hanley, K.J., Byrne, E.P., Cronin, K., Oliveira, J.C., O'Mahony, J.A., and Fenelon, M.A; (2011) 'Effect of pneumatic conveying parameters on physical quality characteristics of infant formula' [Details]
(2011)'Application of Taguchi methods to DEM calibration of bonded agglomerates'
Hanley, K.J., O'Sullivan, C., Oliveira, J.C., Cronin, K., & Byrne, E.P; (2011) 'Application of Taguchi methods to DEM calibration of bonded agglomerates' [Details]
(2011)'Mathematical modelling of granola breakage during pipe pneumatic conveying'
Bas, N., Pathare, P.B., Catak, M., Fitzpatrick, J.J., Cronin, K., Byrne, E.P. ; (2011) 'Mathematical modelling of granola breakage during pipe pneumatic conveying' [Details]
(2011)'Comparison of Deterministic and Stochastic Simulation for Capacity Extension of High Purity Water Delivery Systems'
Riedewald, F., Byrne, E. and Cronin, K.; (2011) 'Comparison of Deterministic and Stochastic Simulation for Capacity Extension of High Purity Water Delivery Systems' [Details]
(2011)'A Fuzzy Logic Model of Deionised and Water for Injection Systems for Sizing and Capacity Assessment under Uncertainty'
Riedewald, F., Byrne, E. and Cronin, K; (2011) 'A Fuzzy Logic Model of Deionised and Water for Injection Systems for Sizing and Capacity Assessment under Uncertainty' [Details]
(2011)'Application of wet granulation processes for granola breakfast cereal production: A review'
Pathare, P.B., Byrne, E.P. (2011) 'Application of wet granulation processes for granola breakfast cereal production: A review' [Details]
(2011)'Effect of composition on the mechanical response of agglomerates of infant formulae'
Hanley, K.J., Cronin, K., O'Sullivan, C., Fenelon, M.A., O'Mahony, J.A. and Byrne, E.P. ; (2011) 'Effect of composition on the mechanical response of agglomerates of infant formulae' [Details]
(2011)'Shelf life aspects of toasted breakfast cereal with and without fruit'
Macedo, I.S.M, *Sousa-Gallagher, M.J., Oliveira, J. C. and Byrne, E.P; (2011) 'Shelf life aspects of toasted breakfast cereal with and without fruit' Pinerolo, Italy [Details]
(2012)'A Stochastic Model for Performance Analysis of Pharmaceutical High Purity Water Systems'
Riedewald, F., Byrne, E. and Cronin, K. (2012) 'A Stochastic Model for Performance Analysis of Pharmaceutical High Purity Water Systems' [Details]
(2010)'Application of CFD and breakage modelling for predicting the size reduction of protein precipitates during transport'
Zumaeta, N; Byrne, EP; Fitzpatrick, JJ; (2010) 'Application of CFD and breakage modelling for predicting the size reduction of protein precipitates during transport' [DOI] [Details]
(2010)'Relationship between mechanical properties and shape descriptors of granules obtained by fluidized bed wet granulation'
Téllez-Medina, D.I., Byrne, E., Fitzpatrick, J., Catak, M. and Cronin, K; (2010) 'Relationship between mechanical properties and shape descriptors of granules obtained by fluidized bed wet granulation' [Details]
(2010)'Mathematical modelling of a solid particle motion in a gas stream'
Catak, M., Bas, N., Cronin, K., O'Brien S., Byrne, E.P; (2010) 'Mathematical modelling of a solid particle motion in a gas stream' [Details]
(2010)'Markov chain modelling of fluidised bed granulation'
Catak, M., Bas, N., Cronin, C., Tellez-Medina, D., Byrne, E.P. and Fitzpatrick, J.J; (2010) 'Markov chain modelling of fluidised bed granulation' [Details]
(2010)'Discrete solution of breakage equation using Markov chains'
Catak, M., Bas, N., Cronin, K., Fitzpatrick, J.J., Byrne, E.P; (2010) 'Discrete solution of breakage equation using Markov chains' [Details]
(2009)'Population balance modelling of protein precipitates exhibiting turbulent flow through a circular pipe'
Bas, N,Catak, M,Zumaeta, N,Fitzpatrick, JJ,Cronin, K,Byrne, EP; (2009) 'Population balance modelling of protein precipitates exhibiting turbulent flow through a circular pipe' [DOI] [Details]
(2009)'Making programme learning outcomes explicit for students of process and chemical engineering'
Fitzpatrick, J.J., Byrne, E.P. and Kennedy D. ; (2009) 'Making programme learning outcomes explicit for students of process and chemical engineering' [Full Text] [Details]
(2009)'Chemical engineering in an unsustainable world; obligations and opportunities'
Byrne, E.P. and Fitzpatrick, J.J.; (2009) 'Chemical engineering in an unsustainable world; obligations and opportunities' [Full Text] [Details]
(2008)'Breakage of Protein Precipitates Flowing Through Orifices'
Zumaeta, N, Byrne, EP, Fitzpatrik, JJ; (2008) 'Breakage of Protein Precipitates Flowing Through Orifices' [DOI] [Details]
(2007)'Prevention of thermo-hydraulic rupture of solvent transfer pipes in the pharmaceutical industry'
Cronin, K, Byrne, EP & O'Leary, P; (2007) 'Prevention of thermo-hydraulic rupture of solvent transfer pipes in the pharmaceutical industry' [Details]
(2007)'Predicting precipitate breakage during turbulent flow through different flow geometries'
Zumaeta, N., Byrne, E.P. and Fitzpatrick, J.J. ; (2007) 'Predicting precipitate breakage during turbulent flow through different flow geometries' [Details]
(2007)'Characterization of The Fragmentation of Protein Aggregates In Suspension Subjected to Flow'
Peron, N, Heffernan, SP, Byrne, EP, Rioual, F, Fitzpatrick, JJ; (2007) 'Characterization of The Fragmentation of Protein Aggregates In Suspension Subjected to Flow' [DOI] [Details]
(2006)'The role of specialization in the chemical engineering curriculum'
Byrne, E.P.; (2006) 'The role of specialization in the chemical engineering curriculum' [Details]
(2006)'Predicting precipitate particle breakage in a pipeline: Effect of agitation intensity during precipitate formation'
Zumaeta, N,Byrne, EP,Fitzpatrick, JJ; (2006) 'Predicting precipitate particle breakage in a pipeline: Effect of agitation intensity during precipitate formation' [DOI] [Details]
(2005)'Influence of downstream processing on the breakage of whey protein precipitates'
Heffernan, SP,Zumaeta, N,Cartland-Glover, GM,Byrne, EP,Fitzpatrick, JJ; (2005) 'Influence of downstream processing on the breakage of whey protein precipitates' [DOI] [Details]
(2005)'Breakage model development and application with CFD for predicting breakage of whey protein precipitate particles'
Zumaeta, N,Cartland-Glover, GM,Heffernan, SP,Byrne, EP,Fitzpatrick, JJ; (2005) 'Breakage model development and application with CFD for predicting breakage of whey protein precipitate particles' [DOI] [Details]
(2003)'Experimental investigation on the effects of shear, as a function of fluid flow and flow geometry, on the break-up of whey protein precipitates'
Heffernan, S.P., Byrne, E.P. and Fitzpatrick, J.J.; (2003) 'Experimental investigation on the effects of shear, as a function of fluid flow and flow geometry, on the break-up of whey protein precipitates' [Details]
(2002)'The effect of WPC concentration on aggregate separation characteristics during isoelectric precipitation and fractionation'
Heffernan, S.P., Byrne, E.P. and Fitzpatrick, J.J.; (2002) 'The effect of WPC concentration on aggregate separation characteristics during isoelectric precipitation and fractionation' [Details]
(2002)'Influence of shear on particle size and fractal dimension of whey protein precipitates: implications for scale-up and centrifugal clarification efficiency'
Byrne, EP,Fitzpatrick, JJ,Pampel, LW,Titchener-Hooker, NJ; (2002) 'Influence of shear on particle size and fractal dimension of whey protein precipitates: implications for scale-up and centrifugal clarification efficiency' [DOI] [Details]
(2002)'Investigation of how agitation during precipitation, and subsequent processing affects the particle size distribution and separation of alpha-lactalbumin enriched whey protein precipitates'
Byrne, EP, Fitzpatrick, JJ; (2002) 'Investigation of how agitation during precipitation, and subsequent processing affects the particle size distribution and separation of alpha-lactalbumin enriched whey protein precipitates' [DOI] [Details]
(2000)'How shear affects the fractal geometry of whey protein precipitates: implications for centrifugal separation'
Byrne, E.P. and Fitzpatrick, J.J.; (2000) 'How shear affects the fractal geometry of whey protein precipitates: implications for centrifugal separation' [Details]
(1999)'An investigation into the effects of shear on the separation properties of whey protein precipitates. '
Byrne, E.P. and Fitzpatrick, J.J; (1999) 'An investigation into the effects of shear on the separation properties of whey protein precipitates. ' [Details]

Other Journals

 YearPublication
(2013)'Agglomerate breakage during pneumatic conveying - If it ain’t broke, mix it!'
Hanley. K., Cronin K. and Byrne, E. (2013) 'Agglomerate breakage during pneumatic conveying - If it ain’t broke, mix it!' Engineers Ireland eJournal, . [Details]
(2010)'Educating the chemical engineer of the future'
Byrne, EP; (2010) 'Educating the chemical engineer of the future' The Chemical Engineer, (833) :27-29. [Full Text] [Details]
(2000)'Pumps and valves in the pharmachem industry'
Byrne, E.P. and MacCarthy, D.A.; (2000) 'Pumps and valves in the pharmachem industry' The Irish pharmachem industry buyers guide (in association with the IPCMF), 3 :*-*. [Details]

Conference Publications

 YearPublication
(2013)Engineering Education for Sustainable Development 2013 (EESD'13)
Byrne. E.P. and Mullally, G. (2013) A new kind of engineer: Incorporating complexity, uncertainty and ethics as bases for EESD Engineering Education for Sustainable Development 2013 (EESD'13) Univ. Cambridge, England, , 22-SEP-13 - 25-SEP-13 [Details]
(2013)Engineering Education for Sustainable Development 2013 (EESD'13)
Ring, D., Byrne, E.P., Fitzpatrick, J.J. and Oliveira, J. (2013) Industrial retrospective analysis to progress sustainability within the chemical engineering design project at UCC Engineering Education for Sustainable Development 2013 (EESD'13) Univ. Cambridge, England, , 22-SEP-13 - 25-SEP-13 [Details]
(2013)Engineering Education for Sustainable Development 2013 (EESD'13)
Fitzpatrick, J.J., Byrne, E.P., Ring, D., O’Riordan, A., O’Sullivan, K and Oliveira, J. ( (2013) Evolving aspects of sustainability in a chemical engineering capstone design project Engineering Education for Sustainable Development 2013 (EESD'13) Univ. Cambridge, England, , 22-SEP-13 - 25-SEP-13 [Details]
(2013)Trans-disciplinary conversations on transitions to sustainability’
Byrne, E.P., Sage, C. and Mullally, G. (2013) New Paradigm Thinking - Alternative Visions transcending the Disciplines, Orientation Paper and Primer for Discussion Trans-disciplinary conversations on transitions to sustainability’ , 05-SEP-13 - 06-SEP-13 [Details]
(2013)Trans-disciplinary conversations on transitions to sustainability
Byrne, E.P. (2013) A role for diversity in achieving sustainability through ecological, social and economic domains Trans-disciplinary conversations on transitions to sustainability UCC, , 05-SEP-13 - 06-SEP-13 [Details]
(2013)Trans-disciplinary conversations on transitions to sustainability’
Fitzpatrick, J.J., Byrne, E.P., Mullally, G. and Barry, J. (2013) Why won’t we change to a sustainable future? Trans-disciplinary conversations on transitions to sustainability’ UCC, , 05-SEP-13 - 06-SEP-13 [Details]
(2013)Trans-disciplinary Conversations on Transitions to Sustainability conference, Environmental Citizenship Research Priority Area: Sustainability in Society
Maier, S., Narodoslawsky, M., Mullally, G. and Byrne, E.P. (2013) Intercultural Comparison of Societal/Social Innovation and Ecological Impact using Relevant Modelling Tools Trans-disciplinary Conversations on Transitions to Sustainability conference, Environmental Citizenship Research Priority Area: Sustainability in Society UCC, , 05-SEP-13 - 06-SEP-13 [Details]
(2013)9th European Congress of Chemical Engineering
Donnellan, P., Byrne, E., Cronin, K (2013) Development of a high performance heat transformer for large waste heat temperature augmentations 9th European Congress of Chemical Engineering The Hague, The Netherlands, , 21-APR-13 - 25-APR-13 [Details]
(2013)Theory & Philosophy Summer School
Mullally, G and Byrne, E.P. (2013) Transgressing the Limits: Sustainability, Boundaries and Transformation in the Anthropocene Theory & Philosophy Summer School Blackwater Castle, Castletownroche, Co. Cork, , 29-APR-13 - 03-MAY-13 [Details]
(2013)Colloquium Series on Environment, Planning and Sustainability 2012-2013
Byrne, E.P and Mullally, G. (2013) Sustainability and Modern Society; Trans-disciplinarity in Education for Sustainability Colloquium Series on Environment, Planning and Sustainability 2012-2013 University College Cork, Ireland, , 07-FEB-13 - 07-FEB-13 [Details]
(2012)UCC ACE Sustainability and Modern Society Seminar Series
Byrne, E.P. and Mullally, G. (2012) Are modern society and sustainability compatible? UCC ACE Sustainability and Modern Society Seminar Series UCC, , 02-OCT-12 - 20-NOV-12 [Details]
(2012)UCC ACE Sustainability and Modern Society Seminar Series
Mullally, G., Byrne, E.P. and Gabuzda, D. (2012) Science, Complexity and Spirituality . In: Byrne, E.P. and Mullally, G eds. UCC ACE Sustainability and Modern Society Seminar Series Cork, Ireland, , 02-OCT-12 - 20-NOV-12 [Details]
(2012)CHOPS 2012 - 7th International Conference for Conveying and Handling of Particulate Solids
Cronin, K., Hanley, K. and Byrne, E. (2012) Probabilistic analysis of particle size effects on velocity and impact force in pneumatic conveying CHOPS 2012 - 7th International Conference for Conveying and Handling of Particulate Solids Friedrichshafen, Germany, , 10-SEP-12 - 13-SEP-12 [Details]
(2012)Sustainability, Resilience and Food, Colloquium Series on Environment, Planning and Sustainability 2011-2012
Byrne, E.P and Sage, C. (2012) Sustainability Resilience and Food Sustainability, Resilience and Food, Colloquium Series on Environment, Planning and Sustainability 2011-2012 UCC, , 25-JAN-12 - 25-JAN-12 [Details]
(2012)14th Asia Pacific Confederation of Chemical Congress, APCChE 2012, Singapore
Byrne, E.P. (2012) Educating fit for purpose 21st century chemical engineers; appreciating complexity, inherent uncertainty and a broader perspective 14th Asia Pacific Confederation of Chemical Congress, APCChE 2012, Singapore Singapore, [Details]
(2012)4th International Symposium for Engineering Education (ISEE 2012), The University of Sheffield, England
Byrne, E.P. (2012) Enhancing engineering employability in the 21st Century; handling uncertainty and complexity through ‘new entrepreneurship’ 4th International Symposium for Engineering Education (ISEE 2012), The University of Sheffield, England [Details]
(2012)14th Asia Pacific Confederation of Chemical Congress, APCChE 2012, Singapore
Macedo, I.S.M., Sousa-Gallagher, M.J., Oliveira, J.C. and Byrne, E.P. (2012) Quality by design for packaging and shelf-life of granola-breakfast product during storage 14th Asia Pacific Confederation of Chemical Congress, APCChE 2012, Singapore , 21-FEB-12 - 24-FEB-12 [Details]
(2012)4th International Symposium for Engineering Education (ISEE 2012), The University of Sheffield, England
Byrne, E.P., Barrett, J., Jirícek, T., Kelly, A. and O'Sullivan, C. (2012) Experiences of using a web based virtual shell and tube heat exchanger experiment by adult continuing learners 4th International Symposium for Engineering Education (ISEE 2012), The University of Sheffield, England , 18-JUL-12 - 20-JUL-12 [Details]
(2011)40th Annual UCC Food Research Conference
Macedo, I.S.M., Sousa Gallagher M.J. and Byrne, E.P. (2011) Vitamin fortification of granola breakfast product 40th Annual UCC Food Research Conference Cork, Ireland, , 31-MAR-11 - 01-APR-11 [Details]
(2011)The 7th International Conference in Predictive Modelling of Food Quality and Safety
Macedo, I.S.M., Sousa Gallagher M.J. and Byrne, E.P. (2011) Quality by design for packaging of granulated breakfast cereal The 7th International Conference in Predictive Modelling of Food Quality and Safety Dublin, Ireland, , 12-SEP-11 - 16-SEP-11 [Details]
(2011)40th Annual UCC Food Research Conference
Macedo, I.S.M., Sousa Gallagher M.J. and Byrne, E.P. (2011) Incorporation of probiotics in a granulated cereal product: technological hurdles 40th Annual UCC Food Research Conference [Details]
(2011)40th annual UCC food research conference
Macedo, I.S.M., Sousa-Gallagher, M.J. and Byrne, E.P. (2011) Moisture sorption isotherms of Granola breakfast product 40th annual UCC food research conference Cork, Ireland, , 31-MAR-11 - 01-APR-11 [Details]
(2011)7th International Conference in Predictive Modelling of Food Quality and Safety, Dublin, Ireland
Macedo, I.S.M., Sousa Gallagher M.J. and Byrne, E.P. (2011) Quality by design for packaging of granulated breakfast cereal 7th International Conference in Predictive Modelling of Food Quality and Safety, Dublin, Ireland , 12-SEP-11 - 16-SEP-12 [Details]
(2011)Environmental Citizenship, Ecological Politics and Global Justice Workshop
Byrne, E.P. (2011) Decommissioning silos; engaging with sustainability as a trans-disciplinary meta-topic . In: C. Sage eds. Environmental Citizenship, Ecological Politics and Global Justice Workshop UCC, , 22-SEP-11 - 22-SEP-11 [Details]
(2011)40th Annual UCC Food Research Conference
Macedo, I.S.M., Sousa Gallagher M.J. and Byrne, E.P. (2011) Vitamin fortification of granola breakfast product 40th Annual UCC Food Research Conference , 31-MAR-11 - 01-APR-11 [Details]
(2011)40th Annual UCC Food Research Conference
Macedo, I.S.M., Sousa Gallagher M.J. and Byrne, E.P. (2011) Incorporation of probiotics in a granulated cereal product: technological hurdles 40th Annual UCC Food Research Conference Cork, Ireland, , 31-MAR-11 - 01-APR-11 [Details]
(2011)The 7th International Conference in Predictive Modelling of Food Quality and Safety
Macedo, I.S.M., Sousa Gallagher M.J. and Byrne, E.P. (2011) Kinetic modelling of quality decay of granulated breakfast cereal during storage The 7th International Conference in Predictive Modelling of Food Quality and Safety Dublin, Ireland, , 12-SEP-11 - 16-SEP-11 [Details]
(2011)The 7th International Conference in Predictive Modelling of Food Quality and Safety, Dublin, Ireland
Macedo, I.S.M., Sousa Gallagher M.J. and Byrne, E.P. (2011) Kinetic modelling of quality decay of granulated breakfast cereal during storage The 7th International Conference in Predictive Modelling of Food Quality and Safety, Dublin, Ireland [Details]
(2010)4th Shelf Life International Meeting (SLIM), Zaragoza, Spain
Macedo, I.S.M., Sousa Gallagher, Oliveira J.C., M.J., Byrne, E.P. (2010) Shelf life aspects of toasted breakfast cereal with and without fruit 4th Shelf Life International Meeting (SLIM), Zaragoza, Spain , 23-JUN-10 - 25-JUN-10 [Details]
(2010)Educating Engineers for a Changing World - Leading transformation from an unsustainable global society
Dwyer, Brian,Byrne, Edmond P.,International Symposium for Engineering Education; (2010) Practical skills and techniques for the transition to a sustainable future, a case study for engineering educationPractical skills and techniques for the transition to a sustainable future, a case study for engineering education Educating Engineers for a Changing World - Leading transformation from an unsustainable global society University College Cork, Ireland, , 30-JUN-10 - 02-JUL-10 [Details]
(2010)3rd International Symposium for Engineering Education (ISEE 2010)
Dwyer, B. and Byrne, E; (2010) Practical skills and techniques for the transition to a sustainable future, a case study for engineering education 3rd International Symposium for Engineering Education (ISEE 2010) , 30-JUN-10 - 01-JUL-10 [Full Text] [Details]
(2010)3rd International Symposium for Engineering Education, ISEE2010
Byrne, E.; (2010) Leading transformations - not a simple task . In: Byrne, E.P eds. 3rd International Symposium for Engineering Education, ISEE2010 University Colllege Cork, , 30-JUN-10 - 02-JUL-10 , pp.7-9 [Details]
(2010)3rd International Symposium for Engineering Education
Byrne, E., Desha, C., Fitzpatrick, J. & Hargroves, K. ; (2010) Engineering Education for Sustainable Development: A Review of International Progress 3rd International Symposium for Engineering Education [Details]
(2010)Shelf Life International Meeting (SLIM)
Macedo, ISM; Sousa-Gallagher, MJ; Oliveira, Jc; Byrne, EP; (2010) Shelf life aspects of toasted breakfast cereal with and without fruit . In: cristina Neris & Jesus SalaFranca eds. Shelf Life International Meeting (SLIM) Zaragoza, Spain, , 23-JUL-10 - 25-JUN-10 , pp.178-181 [Details]
(2010)Engineering Education for Sustainable Development 2010 Conference (EESD'10)
Byrne, E.P; (2010) Teaching engineering ethics and sustainability Engineering Education for Sustainable Development 2010 Conference (EESD'10) Gothenburg, Sweden, , 19-SEP-10 - 22-SEP-10 [Full Text] [Details]
(2010)6th World Congress on Particle Technology, Nuremberg, Germany
Hanley, K., Zumaeta, N., Byrne, E. and Fitzpatrick, J.J. (2010) Application of CFD in predicting the breakage of protein precipitates during transport 6th World Congress on Particle Technology, Nuremberg, Germany , 24-APR-10 - 26-APR-10 [Details]
(2010)6th World Congress on Particle Technology, Nuremberg, Germany
Cronin, K., Catak, M., Hanley, K., Medina-Tellez, D.I., Byrne, E. and Fitzpatrick, J. (2010) Probabilistic modelling of particle motion in a circulatory fluidised bed including inter-particle collisions 6th World Congress on Particle Technology, Nuremberg, Germany [Details]
(2010)6th World Congress on Particle Technology, Nuremberg, Germany
Hanley, K., Byrne, E., Cronin, K. and Fenelon, M.A. (2010) An investigation into the minimisation of variation of infant formula quality characteristics during pneumatic conveying by Taguchi method 6th World Congress on Particle Technology, Nuremberg, Germany [Details]
(2010)6th World Congress on Particle Technology, Nuremberg, Germany
Baş, N., Pathare, P.B., Cronin, K., Fitzpatrick J.J., and Byrne, E.P. (2010) A physical based growth model for aggregated food products produced in a high shear mixer 6th World Congress on Particle Technology, Nuremberg, Germany [Details]
(2010)6th World Congress on Particle Technology, Nuremberg, Germany
Pathare, P.B., Bas, N., Fitzpatrick, J.J., Cronin, K. and Byrne, E.P. (2010) Attrition during pneumatic conveying of a granola breakfast cereal produced by fluidised bed granulation 6th World Congress on Particle Technology, Nuremberg, Germany [Details]
(2010)6th World Congress on Particle Technology, Nuremberg, Germany
Cronin, K., Téllez-Medina, D.I., O’ Leary, K., Byrne, E. and Fitzpatrick, J.J. (2010) Influence of the inherent operational conditions of two fluidized bed granulation techniques on the final granule properties 6th World Congress on Particle Technology, Nuremberg, Germany [Details]
(2010)Annual IChemE Computer Aided Process Engineering Poster Day, University of Leeds, England
Riedewald, F. and Byrne, E. . (2010) Simulation of DI/WFI Distribution Systems: exploring deterministic, stochastic and fuzzy logic as methods of uncertainty description with Excel as the modelling platform Annual IChemE Computer Aided Process Engineering Poster Day, University of Leeds, England , 12-MAY-10 - 12-MAY-10 [Details]
(2010)UCC Doctoral Research Showcase 2010, Cork, Ireland
Macedo, I.S.M., Sousa-Gallagher, M.J., Byrne, E.P. (2010) Quality by design for packaging of aggregate cereals UCC Doctoral Research Showcase 2010, Cork, Ireland , 02-JUN-10 - 02-JUN-10 [Details]
(2009)EFFoST 2009, Budapest, Hungary
Macedo, I.S.M, Sousa Gallagher, M.J. and Byrne, E.P. (2009) Quality assessment of toasted breakfast cereal during storage EFFoST 2009, Budapest, Hungary , 11-NOV-09 - 13-NOV-09 [Details]
(2009)8th World Congress on Chemical Engineering, 23-27 August 2009, Montréal, Canada
Cronin, K., Mahajan, P.V. and Byrne, E.P. (2009) Effect of deviation in storage temperature on the shelf life of a food product 8th World Congress on Chemical Engineering, 23-27 August 2009, Montréal, Canada [Details]
(2009)8th World Congress on Chemical Engineering, Montréal, Canada
Cronin, K., Prestwich, S. and Byrne, E. P., . (2009) Minimizing board moisture content variability in timber processing 8th World Congress on Chemical Engineering, Montréal, Canada [Details]
(2009)39th Annual Research Conference Food, Nutrition & Consumer Sciences, University College, Cork
Pathare, P.B. Bas, N. and Byrne, E.P. (2009) Attrition of a granola breakfast cereal during pneumatic conveying: the influence of bend geometry and air velocity 39th Annual Research Conference Food, Nutrition & Consumer Sciences, University College, Cork , 03-SEP-09 - 04-SEP-09 [Details]
(2009)8th World Congress on Chemical Engineering, Montréal, Canada
Viscor, M., Cronin, K., Shishkin, G., Esmaiili, M., Byrne, E.P., Fenelon, M., Auty, M. and Stynes, M., (2009) Drying of single, spherical, boundary-demarcated bodies 8th World Congress on Chemical Engineering, Montréal, Canada [Details]
(2009)8th World Congress on Chemical Engineering, Montréal, Canada
Catak, M., Baş, N., Medina, D., Pathare, P.B., Cronin, K., Byrne, E. and Fitzpatrick, J.J. (2009) Monte Carlo simulation of fluidised bed granulation 8th World Congress on Chemical Engineering, Montréal, Canada , 23-AUG-09 - 27-AUG-09 [Details]
(2009)9th International Symposium on Agglomeration, University of Sheffield, England
Pathare, P., Baş¸ N., Fitzpatrick, J.J., Cronin, K. and Byrne, E.P. (2009) Effect of high shear granulation parameters on the production of granola cereal aggregates 9th International Symposium on Agglomeration, University of Sheffield, England [Details]
(2009)9th International Symposium on Agglomeration, University of Sheffield, England
Tellez-Medina, D.I., Byrne, E.P. Fitzpatrick, J.J., Catak, M. and Cronin, K. (2009) Relationship between mechanical properties and shape descriptors of wet granules 9th International Symposium on Agglomeration, University of Sheffield, England , 22-JUN-09 - 29-JUN-09 [Details]
(2009)9th International Symposium on Agglomeration, University of Sheffield, England
Baş¸ N., Pathare, P., Fitzpatrick, J.J., Cronin, K. and Byrne, E.P. (2009) Mathematical modelling of granola breakage during pipe pneumatic conveying 9th International Symposium on Agglomeration, University of Sheffield, England , 22-JUN-09 - 26-JUN-10 [Details]
(2009)ASEE NE 2009
Byrne, E.P; (2009) Sustainability on Engineering Programmes; The need for a holistic approach ASEE NE 2009 Newport, CT, USA, , 03-APR-09 - 04-APR-09 [Full Text] [Details]
(2009)8th World Congress of Chemical Enginering, Montréal, Canada
Byrne, E.P; (2009) Embedding sustainability in the curriculum; enabling engineering take centre stage 8th World Congress of Chemical Enginering, Montréal, Canada Canada, [Full Text] [Details]
(2009)8th World Congress of Chemical Engineering, Montréal, Canada
Macedo, I.S.M, Sousa-Gallagher, M.J. and Byrne, E.P. (2009) Identification of critical quality parameters and most influential environment conditions of granola breakfast cereal during storage 8th World Congress of Chemical Engineering, Montréal, Canada Montreal, Canada, , 23-AUG-09 - 27-AUG-09 [Details]
(2008)38th Annual University College Cork Research Conference Food, Nutrition & Consumer Sciences, Cork, Ireland
Baş, N., Pathare, P.B. and Byrne, E.P. (2008) Population balance modeling of granola breakage during pneumatic conveying systems 38th Annual University College Cork Research Conference Food, Nutrition & Consumer Sciences, Cork, Ireland , 04-SEP-08 - 04-SEP-08 [Details]
(2008)Excipientfest, Cork, Ireland
Murphy, M. and Byrne, E.P. (2008) Environmental and cost study on the use of disposable equipment in the production of biopharmaceuticals Excipientfest, Cork, Ireland , 17-JUN-08 - 18-JUN-08 [Details]
(2008)Excipientfest, Cork, Ireland
Healy, S.D. and Byrne, E.P., (2008) To investigate the effect of binder addition rate and agitator speed on ultimate granule size in high shear granulation Excipientfest, Cork, Ireland , 17-JUN-08 - 18-JUN-12 [Details]
(2008)2nd International Symposium on Engineering Education (ISEE 2008)
Byrne, E.P. (2008) Teaching to assist students fulfil Learning Outcomes: An engineering perspective 2nd International Symposium on Engineering Education (ISEE 2008) , 08-SEP-08 - 10-SEP-08 [Full Text] [Details]
(2008)38th Annual University College Cork Research Conference Food, Nutrition & Consumer Sciences, Cork, Ireland
Hanley, K.J., Pathare, P.B., Bas, N. and Byrne, E.P. (2008) Effect of production and conveying variables on granola breakage in dense phase pneumatic conveying systems 38th Annual University College Cork Research Conference Food, Nutrition & Consumer Sciences, Cork, Ireland , 04-SEP-08 - 04-SEP-08 [Details]
(2007)1st International Symposium for Engineering Education, Dublin City University, Ireland
Byrne, E.P. (2007) Teaching & learning styles in engineering at UCC 1st International Symposium for Engineering Education, Dublin City University, Ireland , 17-SEP-07 - 19-SEP-08 [Details]
(2007)1st International Symposium for Engineering Education, Dublin City University, Ireland
Cronin, K., Bas, N. and Byrne, E.P., (2007) Development of a computer-based teaching tool in probabilistic modelling 1st International Symposium for Engineering Education, Dublin City University, Ireland , 17-SEP-07 - 19-JUL-07 [Details]
(2007)1st International Symposium for Engineering Education, Dublin City University, Ireland
Fitzpatrick, J.J. and Byrne, E.P. (2007) Do your students know the learning outcomes of your programme? 1st International Symposium for Engineering Education, Dublin City University, Ireland , 17-SEP-07 - 19-SEP-07 [Details]
(2006)Fifth World Congress on Particle Technology
Fitzpatrick, J.J., Zumaeta, N., and Byrne, E.P.;; (2006) Teaching particle and powder technology in chemical engineering at University College Cork . In: * eds. Fifth World Congress on Particle Technology Orlando, Florida, USA, , 23-APR-06 - 27-APR-06 , pp.paper 198a-* [Details]
(2006)Fifth World Congress on Particle Technology
Zumaeta, N., Byrne, E.P., and Fitzpatrick, J.J.; (2006) Study of the effect of flow intensity and flow geometry on the breakage of whey protein aggregates using CFD . In: * eds. Fifth World Congress on Particle Technology Orlando, Florida, USA, , 23-APR-06 - 27-APR-06 , pp.paper 42a-* [Details]
(2006)9th International Symposium on Agglomeration, University of Sheffield, England
Catak, M., Tellez-Medina, D.I., Zumaeta, N., Fitzpatrick, J.J., Cronin, K. and Byrne, E.P. (2006) Markov chain modelling for fluidised bed granulation 9th International Symposium on Agglomeration, University of Sheffield, England , 22-JUN-09 - 26-JUN-10 [Details]
(2006)Fifth World Congress on Particle Technology, Orlando, Florida, USA
Zumaeta, N., Byrne, E.P. and Fitzpatrick, J.J. (2006) Effect of agitation intensity during the formation of whey protein aggregates on breakage rate under subsequent turbulent flow transportation Fifth World Congress on Particle Technology, Orlando, Florida, USA , 24-APR-06 - 27-APR-06 [Details]
(2006)Fifth World Congress on Particle Technology, 24-27 April 2006. Orlando , Florida , USA
Fitzpatrick, J.J., Zumaeta, N. & Byrne, E.P. (2006) Teaching particle and powder technology in chemical engineering at University College Cork Fifth World Congress on Particle Technology, 24-27 April 2006. Orlando , Florida , USA , 24-APR-06 - 27-APR-06 [Details]
(2006)Fifth World Congress on Particle Technology, Orlando , Florida , USA
Zumaeta, N., Byrne, E.P. and Fitzpatrick, J.J. (2006) Investigating the effect of pipe diameter contraction on the breakage of whey protein aggregates using CFD Fifth World Congress on Particle Technology, Orlando , Florida , USA , 24-APR-06 - 27-APR-12 [Details]
(2006)International Symposium on Learning Outcomes, University College, Cork, Ireland
Byrne, E.P. (2006) Applying learning outcomes to PE3001 Applied Thermodynamics & Fluid Mechanics International Symposium on Learning Outcomes, University College, Cork, Ireland , 10-FEB-06 - 11-FEB-06 [Details]
(2005)ISSEC (Irish Society for Scientific & Engineering Computation) Annual Symposium, University College Cork, Ireland
Zumaeta, N., Byrne, E.P. and Fitzpatrick J.J., (2005) Predicting breakup of protein aggregates using CFD: the effect of smooth sharp transition and pipe length ISSEC (Irish Society for Scientific & Engineering Computation) Annual Symposium, University College Cork, Ireland [Details]
(2005)7th World Congress on Chemical Engineering Proceedings, Glasgow, Scotland
Byrne, E.P. (2005) Chemical engineering with side salad; added value or adulteration? A pharmaceutical engineering stream perspective 7th World Congress on Chemical Engineering Proceedings, Glasgow, Scotland , 10-JUL-05 - 14-JUL-05 [Details]
(2005)7th World Congress on Chemical Engineering Proceedings, Glasgow, Scotland
Zumaeta, N., Cartland-Glover, G.M., Heffernan, S.P., Byrne, E.P. and Fitzpatrick J.J., (2005) Modelling protein precipitate breakage using CFD: Comparing the use of shear strain rate, turbulent eddy dissipation rate and turbulent kinetic energy as breakage variables 7th World Congress on Chemical Engineering Proceedings, Glasgow, Scotland , 10-JUL-05 - 14-JUL-05 [Details]
(2005)7th World Congress on Chemical Engineering Proceedings, Glasgow, Scotland
Zumaeta, N., Cartland-Glover, G.M., Heffernan, S.P., Byrne, E.P. and Fitzpatrick J.J., (2005) Use of CFD and breakage models for predicting the breakage of whey protein precipitates 7th World Congress on Chemical Engineering Proceedings, Glasgow, Scotland , 10-JUL-05 - 14-JUL-05 [Details]
(2004)International Conference on Engineering and Food 9
Heffernan, S.P., Byrne, E.P., Cartland-Glover, G.M., Péron, N. and Fitzpatrick, J.J.; (2004) Effect of liquid flowrate and flow geometry on the breakage of whey protein precipitate particles . In: * eds. International Conference on Engineering and Food 9 Montpelier, France. , , 08-MAR-04 - 11-MAR-04 , pp.*-* [Details]
(2004)ISSEC (Irish Society for Scientific & Engineering Computation) Annual Symposium, University of Limerick, Ireland
Péron, N., Heffernan, S.P., Byrne, E.P. and Fitzpatrick, J.J. (2004) A population balance model to evaluate fragmentation in suspension of aggregates subjected to flow ISSEC (Irish Society for Scientific & Engineering Computation) Annual Symposium, University of Limerick, Ireland , 21-MAY-04 - 22-JUL-04 [Details]
(2003)33rd Annual University College Cork Food Science and Technology Research Conference, Cork, Ireland
Heffernan, S.P., Byrne, E.P. and Fitzpatrick, J.J. (2003) Experimental investigation on the effects of shear, as a function of fluid flow and flow geometry, on the break-up of whey protein precipitates 33rd Annual University College Cork Food Science and Technology Research Conference, Cork, Ireland , 11-SEP-03 - 12-SEP-03 [Details]
(2002)32nd Annual University College Cork Food Science and Technology Research Conference, Cork, Ireland
Heffernan, S.P., Byrne, E.P. and Fitzpatrick, J.J. (2002) The effect of WPC concentration on aggregate separation characteristics during isoelectric precipitation and fractionation 32nd Annual University College Cork Food Science and Technology Research Conference, Cork, Ireland , 12-SEP-02 - 13-SEP-02 [Details]
(2002)World Congress on Particle Technology, Sydney, Australia
Byrne, E.P. and Fitzpatrick, J.J., (2002) Effect of agitation and acid addition on the particle properties of whey protein precipitates that affect their centrifugal separation World Congress on Particle Technology, Sydney, Australia , 21-JUL-02 - 25-JUL-02 [Details]
(2000)IChemE Conference, Bath, England
Byrne, E.P. and Fitzpatrick, J.J., (2000) Effect of shear and ageing time on the particle size distribution of precipitates formed during whey protein fractionation. Research 2000: Stretching the Boundaries of Chemical Engineering IChemE Conference, Bath, England , 06-JAN-00 - 07-JAN-00 [Details]
(2000)8th International Congress on Engineering and Food (ICEF8)
Byrne, E.P., and Fitzpatrick, J.J.; (2000) Separation characteristics of precipitated whey proteins subjected to shear during and subsequent to precipitate formation . In: * eds. 8th International Congress on Engineering and Food (ICEF8) Peubla, Mexico, , 09-APR-00 - 13-APR-00 , pp.*-* [Details]
(2000)30th Annual University College Cork Food Science and Technology Research Conference, Cork, Ireland
Byrne, E.P. and Fitzpatrick, J.J. (2000) How shear affects the fractal geometry of whey protein precipitates: implications for centrifugal separation 30th Annual University College Cork Food Science and Technology Research Conference, Cork, Ireland , 19-SEP-00 - 20-SEP-00 [Details]
(1999)29th Annual Food Science and Technology Research Conference, University College Cork
Byrne, E.P. and Fitzpatrick, J.J., (1999) An investigation into the effects of shear on the separation properties of whey protein precipitates 29th Annual Food Science and Technology Research Conference, University College Cork , 16-SEP-99 - 17-SEP-99 [Details]

Published Reports

 YearPublication
(2010)ENGINEERING EDUCATION FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT: A REVIEW OF INTERNATIONAL PROGRESS.
Byrne, E., Desha, C., Fitzpatrick, J. & Hargroves, K.; (2010) ENGINEERING EDUCATION FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT: A REVIEW OF INTERNATIONAL PROGRESS. ISEE, Cork. [Full Text] [Details]

Internet Communication

 YearPublication
(2010)IChemE Australia Education Subject Group Invited Webinar: Chemical engineering in an unsustainable world: obligations and opportunities.
Byrne. E.P. (2010) IChemE Australia Education Subject Group Invited Webinar: Chemical engineering in an unsustainable world: obligations and opportunities. Internet Communication [Details]

Honours and Awards

 YearTitleAwarding Body
2013IChemE Frank Morton Medal (for Excellence in Chemical Engineering Education) Institution of Chemical Engineers, London
2012Invited Speaker, 14th Asia Pacific Confederation of Chemical Engineering (APCChE) Congress, Singapore Asia Pacific Confederation of Chemical Engineering Congress
2012IChemE Journals 2011 Best Reviewers Award IChemE (Institution of Chemical Engineers) Journals
2011IChemE Journals: Editors' Choice Special Issue (2009 ECE paper: 'Chemical engineering in an unsustainable world' selected) IChemE
2006UCC President's Award for Excellence in Teaching President UCC
2004Award for research on innovative forms of teaching and learning President UCC

Associations

 AssocationFunctionFrom / To
Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE) Fellow26-SEP-12 /
Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE) Member30-DEC-99 / 24-SEP-12
Institution of Engineers of Ireland (IEI) Member, CEng30-DEC-99 /
International Society of Pharmaceutical Engineers (ISPE) Member30-DEC-99 /
London South Bank University External Examiner (2006-2011)01-JUN-06 / 31-JUL-11
University of the West of Scotland External Examiner (ex 2011)01-SEP-11 /

Committees

 CommitteeFunctionFrom / To
Adult Continuing Education Board of Studies Member, SEFS representative/
College of SEFS Teaching & Learning and Student Experience Chair2010 /
Academic Council Teaching & Learning Committee Member, SEFS representative2011 /
School of Engineering Undergraduate Curriculum Committee Undergraduate Curriculum2013 /
School of Engineering External Relations and Media Interface Committee External Relations and Media Interface2013 /
School of Engineering Library Representative Library Representative/
Process & Chemical Engineering, Publicity Committee Member/
Process & Chemical Engineering, Library Representative Dept. Representative/

Employment

 EmployerPositionFrom / To
Dept. of Process & Chemical Engineering, University College Cork College Lecturer01-SEP-98 /

Education

 YearInstituionQualificationSubject
1995University College, Dublin Bachelor of EngineeringChemical Engineering
1996University College, Dublin MScFood Science
2001University College, Cork Doctor of PhilosophyProcess & Chemical Engineering
2005University College, Cork Graduate CertificateTeaching & Learning in Higher Education
2006University College, Cork Graduate DiplomaTeaching & Learning in Higher Education
2008University College Cork MATeaching & Learning in Higher Education

Other Activities

 Description

Research Grants Awarded:

(Title of project       -     Awarding Body     -    amount awarded (euro)     -    Period of grant)

  1. 'Optimisation of the formulation and manufacture of aggregate food products', Department of Agriculture & Food; Food Institutional Research Measure (FIRM): Euro 386,700. 2006 - 2010
  2. 'Probabilistic Modelling of the Processing of Food & Pharmaceutical Powders', Science Foundation Ireland (SFI): Euro 185,000. 2006 - 2010.

Academic:

  • MA in Teaching & Learning in Higher Education
  • Research interests in engineering education and pedagogy

Programmes Developed:

Teach the following modules:

*: jointly; c: module coordinator 



Administrative:

  • Chair, College of SEFS Teaching & Learning and Student Experience Committee (intranet)
  • Member, University Academic Council Teaching & Learning Committee
  • Member, Vice President for Teaching & Learning's Support for Teaching & Learning Team
  • Member, Adult Continuing Education (ACE) Management Board

 

 

 

 Term (ID))TitleLinkSubject
2014Pharmaceutical Industry; Manufacturing and Optimisation PE6016Pharmaceutical Industry; Manufacturing and Optimisation
2014Phase Equilibrium and Mass Transfer PE2008Phase Equilibrium and Mass Transfer
2014BioPharmaceutical Engineering PE4010BioPharmaceutical Engineering
2014Sustainability in Process Engineering PE3011Sustainability in Process Engineering
2014Pharmaceutical Engineering PE6010Pharmaceutical Engineering
2014Professional Engineering Communication and Ethics PE1006Professional Engineering Communication and Ethics
2014Applied Thermodynamics and Fluid Mechanics PE3001Applied Thermodynamics and Fluid Mechanics
2014Pharmaceutical Engineering PE3009Pharmaceutical Engineering
2014Pharmaceutical Engineering PE6009Pharmaceutical Engineering