Ken Bruton

Title: Post Doctoral Researcher
Role: Researcher
Location: University College Cork
Email: K.Bruton@ucc.ie
Phone: +353 (0)21 486 4412

Ken is a graduate of the Civil Engineering department with 10 years’ experience working as a commercial & industrial energy efficiency and LEAN manufacturing consultant. Ken holds a six sigma green belt in LEAN manufacturing principals and applies this knowledge to his operations efficiency work. Ken has also worked as an Agreements Support Manager with SEAI, where he mentored ten of the largest energy users in Ireland in the implementation of the IS393, EN16001 and most recently ISO50001 energy management system standards.

Ken works closely with industry to develop intelligent analytics solutions to optimise their energy systems. Ken currently works on the i2e2 Technology Centre (www.i2e2.ie) Heating Ventilation and Air Condition Automated Fault Detection and Diagnostics tool development project, which won the UCC ICT invention of the year in 2012.

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