The next SEFS Inaugural Professorial lecture “Wind Energy under Climate Change” will be given by Professor Gregorio Iglesias of the SFI MaREI Centre for Energy, Climate and the Marine and the ERI.
22 February at 5pm | Boole 6 | Boole Basement, UCC
Prof Gregorio Iglesias is a Professor of Marine Renewable Energy at University College Cork and an Honorary Professor of Coastal Engineering at the University of Plymouth. He is listed in the Top 10 Engineering and Technology Scientists in Ireland. Prof Iglesias held a Marie Curie individual fellowship focused on the effects of wave farms on coastal processes (WaveImpact). He contributed to the IEC standards for wave energy device development (scale-model testing) and the Spanish Standards for Maritime Works (ROM). Prof Iglesias is a member of various Editorial Boards and the Subject Editor of Energy (Elsevier) for wave, tidal and hydropower. He has attracted over €68M of research funding, and his h-index is 58.