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Brian McCarthy

PhD Researcher


Brian McCarthy is a PhD researcher at CONNECT in University College Cork (UCC).

Brian graduated​ with a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science in 2018, during which he was awarded the IBM ​“Best use of Open Source Technologies” award for his final year project based around developing a monitoring and migration system for cloud instances across multiple clouds.

He also has experience working with Accenture and Forcepoint. He is pursuing his PhD research under the supervision of Dr Aisling O’Driscoll. His research focuses on vehicular networking, primarily MAC layer schemes for Cellular Vehicle to everything (CV2X), Mode 4 sub 6-GHz and millimetre wave (mmWave).


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