Seyyed Masoud Kargar
Master Student
Postgraduate Student
UCC Energy Transition, Blue Economy Offshore Renewable Energy


Seyyed Masoud Kargar is a research master student in mechanical engineering at UCC. He is working on WP7.2.3 of the SELKIE project in cooperation with the MaREI/SFI Center, under the supervision of Dr. Guangbo Hao.


His master project’s title is “wave and tidal energy sensors”, and he is aiming to develop new sensors for the marine industry. He is studying the feasibility of using piezoelectric materials in wave and tidal measurements.


B.Sc. in Manufacturing and Design Engineering, IAU Miyaneh branch, IRAN

M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering, Nanjing University of Science and Technology, CHINA

During his studies, he has registered several patents in precision engineering areas and has submitted and presented several journals and conference papers.

Feature Project


Ireland and Wales have a large wave and tidal resource, which has the potential to provide significant low carbon energy. The development of successful MRE sector will lead to the production of clean electricity, job creation and technology export to a worldwide market.

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