Prof Eoin Casey
Professor Casey leads a research group working at the materials-biofilm interface with a particular emphasis on the interaction between polymer membranes and bacterial biofilms. He is recipient on a European Research Council (ERC) Starting Grant in the area on nanofiltration membranes. For over 10 years he has developed an international reputation in the area of membrane oxygenation and this research has led to three patents numerous awards and a successful spin-out company, OxyMem. In addition, his research team at UCD consists of 17 researchers.