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Alan McGibney

Research Fellow

Dr Alan McGibney is a Principal Investigator at the Nimbus Centre for Embedded Systems Research at Cork Institute of Technology with an emphasis on challenges surrounding the Internet of Things and Cyber Physical Systems.

He was awarded his PhD in Electronic Engineering from CIT in October 2008.  His current research focus is on bridging the gap between embedded systems running at the edge and IoT applications deployed in the cloud through the development of deployment, integration, management and verification methodologies for large-scale wireless embedded systems.

He leads EU funding acquisition and is currently the technical manager for the EU funded H2020 TOPAs project creating an IoT based Open Building Management System to better manage energy use across blocks of buildings.


Research Fellow Munster Technological University MTU