Kate O’Callaghan
Research Assistant
UCC Energy Transition, Climate Action Offshore Renewable Energy
University College Cork 0838464759


Kate is currently completing a summer research internship on the H-Wind project where she will be conducting a survey on electrolyser costs and technical characteristics, completing a modeling/simulation on an offshore wind/hydrogen plant along with assisting the rest of the team with various duties.


Kate is a Mature Student heading into her 3rd year of a bachelor’s degree in Energy Engineering at University College Cork and intends to complete the Master’s program within this discipline. She also has completed a Level 7 Special Purpose Award in Biomedical Device Manufacturing after working in that industry for several years.

Feature Project


H- Wind is a MaREI Centre industry-led collaborative research project on the production of green hydrogen from offshore wind farms.

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