Research Focus and Applications
Associate Professor at the School of Chemical Sciences and Funded Investigator at the Insight SFI Research Centre for Data Analytics, DCU with +60 research papers including, 1 book and several book chapters (h-index: 22; citations > 2,160)
Her research focus has been on soft responsive materials and new approaches to using these in chemical and biochemical analysis. Electroanalytical device development including epidermal platforms for skin hydration monitoring, skin gas profiling and immunodiagnostics for early screening of skin melanoma.
She is currently funded by Science Foundation Ireland for a research programme related to wearable sensing platforms that can harvest biochemical information from the body.