Assoc. Prof

Primary Department
School of Physical Sciences
Emeritus Staff
Phone number: 01 700
Glasnevin Campus

Academic biography

1975 B.Sc. in Experimental Physics, Trinity College Dublin 1977 M.Sc. in Nuclear Instrumentation Physics, Trinity College Dublin 1985 Ph.D. in Solid State Physics, University of Virginia. 1985 - 1990: Research Associate in Atomic and Molecular Physics, University of Manchester. 1990 - 1992: Research Associate in Surface Physics, University of Wales, College of Cardiff. 1992- present: Lecturer in Applied Physics, Dublin City University. 1999 - present: Member of HEA-funded National Centre for Sensor Research

Research interests

Electronic, chemical and structural properties of semiconductor surfaces. Photoelectron spectroscopy using synchrotron radiation sources. Surface structural studies using I-V Low Energy Electron Diffraction Scanning Tunnelling Spectroscopy and Optical Probes of Surfaces