Title: Research Fellow
Location: University College Cork
Fionn is a Research Fellow in MaREI and is located in the Environmental Research Institute in UCC, where he leads the MaREI / NTR Foundation funded project Our 2050 – Economic Opportunities in Ireland for a low carbon economy. He is formerly a climate technology fellow supported by the EPA, where he examined how an innovation systems approach can help realise climate technology opportunities in Ireland. For his PhD, Fionn developed and used techno-economic energy systems models for long-term energy systems evaluation. Fionn lectures on the energy systems modelling course in UCC and has published in key energy and transport research journals. In addition to academic work, Fionn has extensive industry experience, where he worked in the semi-conductor industry for four years. Fionn has a B.Eng. (Industrial Engineering and Information Systems) from NUI Galway, an MEngSc (Sustainable Energy) from UCC, and a PhD (Energy efficiency evaluation and energy systems modelling) from UCC.