Aoife Long

Title: PhD Student
Role: Researcher
Location: University College Cork
Email: Aoife.Long@ucc.ie

Overview

Aoife is a PhD student studying Renewable Gas Systems Modelling and Policy in MaREI, UCC.

ACTIVITIES

Aoife is currently examining the potential for renewable gas as a renewable heat source for Ireland.
In Year 1 of her PhD she was involved in the Green Gas Certification project, a collaboration with the International Energy Research Centre, based in Tyndall Institute www.greengascert.ie.

Her most recent science communication project is Ireland’s Next Top Biofuel, a mini-series produced for Engineer’s Week 2018. https://tinyurl.com/y9ejfba9

BACKGROUND

Aoife has a BE in Civil Engineering from UCC and an MSc in Civil Engineering from TCD. Prior to returning to UCC she has worked in engineering consultancies and the public sector in Ireland and with the UN in Lebanon.

 

FURTHER INFORMATION

Twitter: @aoifelongeng
Dance your PhD: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vm27Y7jeJp0&

Research Areas