Frances is a post-doctoral researcher in the Offshore Renewable Energy group.
Frances is currently working on the Horizon 2020 MaRINET2 project. She is particularly involved in the round-robin testing aspect of the project, which aims to understand the practical issues encountered when a standard testing methodology is applied to different facilities
Frances holds a Degree in Civil Engineering from UCC, an MSc in Meteorology from UCD, and a PhD in numerical modelling from the University of Edinburgh. She is also a Chartered Engineer and spent a number of years working in engineering consultancy.