Rory Monaghan

NUI Galway and Hydrogen Ireland

Dr Rory Monaghan is the Lecturer of Energy Engineering in the School of Engineering at the National University of Ireland Galway (NUI Galway). He is a Principal Investigator in the NUI Galway Ryan Institute, a Funded Investigator in MaREI, the SFI Research Centre for Energy, Climate and Marine, and the Director of the Energy Engineering Programme at NUI Galway. He obtained Bachelors, Masters and PhD degrees in Mechanical Engineering from NUI Galway in 2002, and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in 2005 and 2010, respectively. His research, which has earned over €2 million in funding and led to 40 peer-reviewed publications, focuses primarily on technical, economic and environmental optimisation of sustainable energy systems, such as hydrogen and bioenergy, and their supply chains.