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The DPTC comprises of an Industry Support Unit, researchers from 9 Research Performing Organisations in Ireland and 8 Dairy Industry Partners.

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Yousef Joubran

Pillar 2 Project 1

ALUMNI

Sonia Yadav

 

ALUMNI

Vivi Tsermoula

Pillar 3 Project 2

Research Assistant

University College Cork

paraskevi.tsermoula@ucc.ie

Padraig Sayers

Kerry Group

Dr Murugan Rajendiran

 

ALUMNI

Thomas France

Project 3.5

UCC

Masters Researcher

Jason Hawkins

Group Chief Executive Officer

Carbery Group

John Daly

General Manager

Tipperary Co-op

Miryam Amigo-Benavent

Pillar 3 Project 2

PDRA

University of Limerick

Miryam.AmigoBenavent@ul.ie

Dr Abigail Pattenden

Funding Officer

Industry Support Unit

abigail.pattenden@dptc.ie

Ken O’Connell

Pillar 2 Project 9 – PDRA

University of Limerick

ken.oconnell@ul.ie

Dr Mustafa Sajjia

 

ALUMNI

 

Nivedita Datta

Pillar 2 Project 3

UCC

nivedita.datta@ucc.ie

Tim Healy

Head of Dairygold Group Food Ingredients Ireland

Federico Cerrone

Pillar 5 Project 1

UCD

federico.cerrone@ucd.ie

Esmeralda Santillan Urquiza

Pillar 2 Project 13

PDRA Teagasc

esmeralda.urquiza@teagasc.ie

Archana Bista

Pillar 4 Project 1

Teagasc

archana.bista@teagasc.ie

Dr Feng Xue

Pillar 2 PDRA

University of Limerick

Feng.Xue@ul.ie

Ritika Puri

Project 3.6

University College Cork

ritika.puri@ucc.ie

Lara Paulo

Pillar 5 Project 6

NUIG

lara.paulo@nuigalway.ie

Dr Anthonia O’Donovan

 

ALUMNI

Norah O’Shea

Project 4.1

norah.oshea@teagasc.ie

Tenzin Tashi

Pillar 5, Projects 1 and 4

University College Dublin

tenzin.tashi@ucdconnect.ie

Jose Antonio Escamez Picon

PDRA

Pillar 5 Projects 6 & 7

NUIG

joseantonio.escamezpicon@nuigalway.ie

Ryan Hazlett

Pillar 2 Project 9

Masters Student

r.hazlett@umail.ucc.ie

Grainne Keena

ALUMNI – Pillar 3 Researcher

Teagasc

 

Dr S.M. Ashekuzzaman

Pillar 5 PDRA

Teagasc

SM.Ashekuzzaman@teagasc.ie

Prof Orest Shardt

Pillar 2.9

University of Limerick

orest.shardt@ul.ie

Eoin Murphy

Principal Investigator

Pillar 2 Projects 1 & 6

Teagasc

eoin.murphy@teagasc.ie

Dr Vijai Gupta

 

ALUMNI

Dr Noel McCarthy

Pillar 2 Project Lead

Teagasc

noel.mccarthy@teagasc.ie

Yuanyuan Pu

Pillar 4 Project 1

Teagasc

yuanyuan.pu@teagasc.ie

Puneet Parmar

Pillar 1 Project 1

Teagasc

 

Daniela Butan

DPTC Researcher

Project 1.1

daniela.butan@ul.ie

Dr John Tobin

Pillar 2 Project Lead

Teagasc

john.tobin@teagasc.ie

Kevin Murphy

Pillar 3 Researcher

Teagasc

kevin.m.murphy@teagasc.ie

Dr Jean-Chrisophe Jacquier

Pillar 3 Project Lead

University College Dublin

jean.jacquier@ucd.ie

Aoife Buggy

Pillar 3 Project 1

Teagasc

aoife.buggy@teagasc.ie

Dr Brian Seddon

Pillar 4 Project 3 Project Co-Lead

Institute of Technology Tallaght

brian.seddon@ittdublin.ie

Dr Essam Hebishy

Pillar 2 PDRA

University College Cork

essam.hebishy@ucc.ie

Niamh Burke

Pillar 1

University of Limerick

niamh.burke@ul.ie

Maeve Flood

maeve.flood@ucdconnect.ie

Dr Kamil Drapala

Pillar 3 PDRA

University College Cork

kamil.drapala@ucc.ie

Dr Carlos Esquerre

Pillar 4 PDRA

University College Dublin

carlos.esquerre@ucd.ie

Dr Baljit Singh

Pillar 4 Project 3 Project Co-Lead

Institute of Technology Tallaght

baljit.singh@ittdublin.ie

Fuweng Zhang

Pillar 2 Project 8

University College Cork

fuweng.zhang@ucc.ie

 

Raquel Alves

raquel.alves@ucc.ie

Diana Oliveira

Pillar 3 Project 6 Researcher

University College Cork

diana.oliveira@ucc.ie 

Jayakumar Janardhanan

ALUMNI

Aisling Crotty

UCC Masters Researcher

Pillar 3 Project 4

aisling.crotty@umail.ucc.ie

Michael Murphy

Pillar 4 Project 2 Researcher

University College Cork

michaelmurphy@umail.ucc.ie

Aoife McGuirk

 

ALUMNI

Dr Shivani Pathania

ALUMNI

Dr Maria Dermiki

Pillar 3 PDRA

University of Limerick

maria.dermiki@ul.ie

Dr Anne Marie Henihan

Strategic Development Officer

Industry Support Unit

annemarie.henihan@dptc.ie

Donal O’Brien

Pillar 2 Project 7 Researcher

University of Limerick

donal.obrien@ul.ie

Dr Muhammad Gulzar

Pillar 3 PDRA

University College Dublin

muhammad.gulzar@ucd.ie

Bhavya Panikuttitra Kuttappa

Pillar 4 Researcher

University College Dublin

bhavya.panikuttitra-kuttappa@ucdconnect.ie

Aaron Lim

Pillar 3 Project 5 PDRA

Teagasc

aaron.lim.teagasc.ie

Barbara Minardi

 

ALUMNI

Dr Maneesha Mohan

 

ALUMNI

Ankush Shirsath

Pillar 4 Researcher

University College Dublin

ankush.shirsath@ucd.ie

Sarah Flynn

Pillar 1 Project 1

DPTC Postgraduate

sara.flynn@ul.ie

Dr Shahzad Imar

Pillar 4 PDRA

Dublin Institute of Technology

shahzad.imar@ittdublin.ie

Dr Eve Mulcahy

 

ALUMNI

Xiao Liu

 

ALUMNI

Padraig McPhillips

Orla Kelly

DPTC Executive Administrator

DPTC Industry Support Unit

Orla.kelly@dptc.ie

Dr Anna V. Piterina

DPTC Programme Co-ordinator

DPTC Industry Support Unit

Anna.Piterina@dptc.ie

Mary O’Connor

 

ALUMNI

Mary Ferry

DPTC Programme Co-ordinator

DPTC Industry Support Unit

mary.ferry@dptc.ie

Dr Mark Southern

Pillar 1 Lead

University of Limerick

mark.southern@ul.ie

Dr Seamus O’Mahony

Piller 2 Co-Lead

University College Cork

sa.omahony@ucc.ie

Professor Gavin Walker

Pillar 2 Co-Lead

University of Limerick

gavin.walker@ul.ie

Dr Mark Fenelon

Pillar 3 Lead

Teagasc

mark.fenelon@teagasc.ie

Professor Colm O’Donnell

Pillar 4 Lead

University College Dublin

colm.odonnell@ucd.ie

Professor Vincent O’Flaherty

Pillar 5 Lead

NUI Galway

vincent.oflaherty@nuigalway.ie

Dr Alan Ryan

Pillar 1 Project Leader /Pillar 5 RPO Team

University of Limerick

alan.ryan@ul.ie

Dr John Geraghty

Pillar 1 Project Lead

Dublin City University

john.geraghty@dcu.ie

Dr Vincent Hargadan

Pillar 1 Project Lead

University College Dublin

vincent.hargaden@ucd.ie

Dr Cathal Heavey

Pillar 1 Project Lead

University College Limerick

cathal.heavey@ul.ie

Professor Brian Fynes

Pillar 1 Project Lead

University College Dublin

brian.fynes@ucd.ie

Laurence Shalloo

Pillar 1 Project Lead

Teagasc

laurence.shalloo@teagasc.ie

Professor Alan Kelly

Pillar 2 & 3 RPO Team

University College Cork

a.kelly@ucc.ie

Dr Kevin Cronin

Pillar 2 PRO Team

University College Cork

k.cronin@ucc.ie

Dr Maria de Souza Gallagher

Pillar 2 & 4 RPO Team

University College Cork

m.desousagallagher@ucc.ie

Dr Jorge Oliveira

Pillar 2 & 4 RPO Team

University College Cork

j.oliviera@ucc.ie

Dr Mary McCarthy

Pillar 2 & 3 RPO Team

University College Cork

m.mccarthy@ucc.ie

Prof. Paul McSweeney

Pillar 2 RPO Team

University College Cork

p.mcsweeney@ucc.ie

Professor Harry Van den Akkar

Pillar 2 PRO Team

University of Limerick

harry.vandenakker@ul.ie

Professor Dick FitzGerald

Pillar 2 & 3 RPO Team

University of Limerick

Dick.FitzGerald@ul.ie

Professor Martin Wilkinson

Pillar 2 & 4 RPO Team

University of Limerick

martin.wilkinson@ul.ie

Dr Emmet O’Reilly

Pillar 2 PRO Team

University of Limerick

emmet.oreilly@ul.ie

Dr Andre Brodkorb

Pillar 2 & 3 PRO Team

Teagasc

andre.brodkorb@teagasc.ie

Dr Donal O’Callaghan

Pillar 2 & 4 RPO Team

Teagasc

donal.ocallaghan@teagasc.ie

Dr Mark Auty

Pillar 2 & 3 PRO Team

Teagasc

mark.auty@teagasc.ie

Dr Diarmuid Sheehan

Pillar 2 PRO Team

Teagasc

diarmuid.sheehan@teagasc.ie

Professor Tim Guinee

Pillar 2 & 3 PRO Team
Teagasc
tim.guinee@teagasc.ie

Dr Kieran Kilcawley

Pillar 2 PRO Team

Teagasc

kieran.kilcawley@teagasc.ie

Dr Maeve Henchion

Pillar 2 PRO Team

Teagasc

maeve.henchion@teagasc.ie

Dr Paul Cotter

Pillar 2 PRO Team

Teagasc

paul.cotter@teagasc.ie

Dr Eoin Casey

Pillar 2 PRO Team

University College Dublin

eoin.casey@ucd.ie

Michael O’Sullivan

Pillar 2 & 3 RPO Team

University College Dublin

michael.osullivan@ucd.ie

Prof. Apryll Stalcup

Pillar 2 RPO Team

Dublin City University

apryll.stalcup@dcu.ie

Professor Phil Kelly

Pillar 3 RPO Team

Teagasc

phil.kelly@teagasc.ie

Song Miao

Pillar 3 RPO Team

Teagasc

Joe Kerry

Pillar 3 RPO Team

University College Cork

Dr Joe Bogue

Pillar 3 RPO Team

University College Cork

j.bogue@ucc.ie

Professor Nora O’Brien

Pillar 3 RPO Team

University College Cork

nob@ucc.ie

Professor Dolores O’Riordan

Pillar 3 Project Lead

DPTC Board Member

University College Dublin

dolores.oriordan@ucd.ie

Denis Dowling

Pillar 3 RPO Team

University College Cork

Professor Francis Butler

Pillar 4 Project Lead

University College Dublin

f.butler@ucd.ie

Aoife Gowan

Pillar 4 RPO Team

University College Dublin

 

Brendan Murphy

Pillar 4 RPO Team

University College Dublin

Brian Glennon

Pillar 4 RPO Team

University College Dublin

Seamus Fanning

Pillar 4 RPO Team

University College Dublin

Dr Kieran Jordan

Pillar 4 RPO Team

Teagasc

kieran.jordan@teagasc.ie

Kevin Hayes

Pillar 4 RPO Team

University of Limerick

PJ Cullen

Pillar 4 RPO Team
DIT
pjcullen@dit.ie

James Hayes

Pillar 4 RPO Team

ITT Dublin
james.hayes@ittdublin.ie

Prof Eithne Dempsey

Pillar 4 RPO

Team ITT Dublin

eithne.dempsey@ittdublin.ie

Prof. Richard O’Kennedy

Pillar 4 RPO Team

Dublin City University
richard.okennedy@dcu.ie

Dr JJ Leahy

Pillar 5 RPO Team
University of Limerick
j.j.leahy@ul.ie

Dr Nick Holden

Pillar 5 RPO Team

University College Dublin

nick.holden@ucd.ie

Dr Kevin O’Connor

Pillar 5 RPO Team

University College Dublin

kevin.oconnor@ucd.ie

Dr Ramesh Babu

Pillar 5 RPO Team

Trinity College Dublin

ramesh.babu@tcd.ie

Dr Karl Richards

Pillar 5 RPO Team

Teagasc

karl.richards@teagasc.ie

Dr Owen Fenton

Pillar 5 RPO Team

Teagasc

owen.fenton@teagasc.ie

Dr Maria Touhy

Pillar 5 RPO Team

NUI Galway

maria.touhy@nuigalway.ie

Cristiani Echeer

Pillar 1 Researcher

Dublin City University

cristiani.eccher2@mail.dcu.ie

Robert Carty

Pillar 1 Researcher
University of Limerick

robert.carty@ul.ie

Paul Hogan

Pillar 1 Researcher
University of Limerick
paul.hogan@ul.ie

Elaine O’Connor

Pillar 5 Researcher
University of Limerick
elaine.oconnor@ul.ie

Krzysztof A. Zacharski

Pillar 1 Researcher
MSc Student
krzysztof.zacharski@ul.ie

Patrick Prendergast

ALUMNI

Steven Normoyle

ALUMNI

John Conway

Pillar 1
PhD Student
john.conway@ul.ie

Qingsong Zou

ALUMNI

Dr Kamrul Haque

Pillar 2 PDRA
Teagasc
kamrul.haque@teagasc.ie

Dr Akeem Olaleye

Pillar 2 PDRA

University of Limerick

akeem.olaleye@ul.ie

Christiane Schmidmeier

Pillar 2 Researcher
Post Doc University College Cork
christiane.schmidmeier@ucc.ie

Dr Mahsa Naghshineh

Pillar 2 PDRA
University of Limerick
mahsa.naghshineh@ul.ie

Dr Annalisa Segat

Pillar 2 PDRA
Teagasc
annalisa.segat@teagasc.ie

Catherine Wall

Pillar 2 Researcher
Teagasc
catherine.wall@teagasc.ie

Dr Kevany Soodam

Pillar 2 PDRA
Teagasc
kevany.soodam@teagasc.ie

Dr Jonathan O’Sullivan

ALUMNI

HeniBudi Wijayanti

Alumni

David Collins

Pillar 3 Researcher

Technologist Teagasc

david.collins@teagasc.ie

Ruairi Murnane

Pillar 3 Researcher

Technologist Teagasc

ruairi.murnane@teagasc.ie

Dr Thanya Kleekayai

Pillar 3 PDRA
University of Limerick
Thanyaporn.Kleekayai@ul.ie

Ciara Errity

Pillar 3 Researcher

University College Dublin

ciara.errity@ucdconnect.ie

Graham O’Neill

Pillar 3 Researcher

University College Dublin

graham.oneill@ucd.ie

Alison Hollingsworth

Pillar 3 Researcher

University College Dublin

Alison.hollingsworth@ucdconnect.ie

Dr Maria Mateo

Pillar 4 PDRA
University College Dublin

maria.mateo@ucd.ie

Dr Toufic El Arnaout

Pillar 4 PDRA

Dublin Institute of Technology

 Toufic.elarnaout@dit.ie

Raquel Cama Moncunill

Pillar 4 Researcher

Dublin Institute of Technology

raquel.camamoncunill@mydit.ie

Dr Carl Sullivan

Researcher PDRA

DIT

csullivan@dit.ie

Dr Karen (Triona) Hunt

Pillar 4 PDRA
Teagasc
triona.hunt@teagasc.ie

Dr Lynda Gunn

Pillar 4 PDRA

University College Dublin

lynda.gunn@ucd.ie

Dr Elaine O’Meara

Pillar 4 PDRA
University of Limerick
elaine.omeara@ul.ie

Dr Mingjai Yan

Pillar 5 PDRA
University College Dublin
mingjia.yan@ucd.ie

Dr Marzena Kwapinska

Pillar 5 PDRA
University of Limerick
Marzena.Kwapinska@ul.ie

Alan O’Reilly

Pillar 5 Researcher

University of Limerick

alan.oreilly@ul.ie

Greg Lohan

Pillar 5 Researcher

University of Limerick

greg.lohan@ul.ie

Dr Dermot Hughes

 

ALUMNI

Dr Therese Mahony

Pillar 5 PDRA

NUI Galway
therese.mahony@nuigalway.ie

Juan Castilla Archilla

Dr Ciara Keating

Dr Sean Brady

Chairman – DPTC

Professor Dónal Leech

Dean of Colleges of Science
National University of Ireland Galway

Dr Frank O’Mara

Director of Research – Teagasc

 

Jim Corbett

Director of the Food Institute – UCC

University College Cork

Dr Mary Shire

Vice President of Research

University of Limerick

 

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Analog Devices Building
University of Limerick
Limerick

Phone: +353 61 234945

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