Research Team

Prof Richard Reilly
Professor of Neural Engineering and Ageing

Research Fellows and Postdoctoral Researchers
Dr Belinda Hernandez
Dr Terence Taylor
Dr Rahul Upadhyay
Dr Amir Dehsarvi
Dr Owen Killian
Dr David Loughney

PhD Researchers
Shruti Narasimham
Tudor Munteanu
Louise Newman
Clodagh O'Keeffe
Luca Longo

Research Engineers
Eugene O'Rourke
Paula Bolger
Paco Blazquez

MSc Researchers 2018-2019
Eileen O'Flaherty
Marta Perez
Nichola Breen

MAI Researchers 2019-2020
Alan Gaul

Visiting Researchers
Dr Cristina Simoes Franklin (Beaumont Hospital)
Dr Niamh Feewick (Dublin Neurological Institute)
Dr Isabelle Killane (Technical University of Dublin)
Dr Ihedinachi Nducwe (St Vincent's University Hospital)
Yaiza Montes Cebrian (University of Barcelona)

Research Assistants
Alex Kennedy (2017-2019)
Kate Doherty (2017)

Academic Visitors to the Lab
Professor Yaniv Zigel (2016-2017)
Professor Tadisha Isa (2016)

 

Postdoctoral Alumni of the Reilly Lab since 2015
Dr Rebecca Beck (2015-2018)
Dr Celine De Looze (2014-2018)
Dr Isabelle Killane (2014-2018)
Dr John Butler (2013-2015)
Dr Myles McLaughlin (2011-2015)
 

PhD and MSc Alumni of the Reilly Lab at Trinity College Dublin

Theme (Active Implantable Devices)

  1. Waechter S. (2014-2018), PhD: Investigation of Objective Neurophysiological Measures of Auditory Temporal Processing Abilities and Their Applicability in Cochlear Implant Rehabilitation.

  2. Hablani S. (2016-2017), MSc:  Electrophysiological Objective Measures of Fine Tempora Proocessing in Cochlear Implants Users

  3. Lopez-Valdes A. (2012-2016), PhD: “Investigating the Applicability of Single-channel Electroencephalography in Cochlear Implant Patients

  4. Sechler S (2015-2016), MSc:  Electrophysiological Measures of Spatial Awareness in Cochlear Implants Users

  5. Lau C. (2015-2016), MAI:  Electrophysiological Measures of Speech Perception in Cochlear Implants Users.

  6. McNamara, H. (2013-2014), MSc: Neuronal substrate of procedural memory: Ensemble investigation of rodent basal ganglia

  7. Leijsen A. (2013-2014), MSc: Spectral Ripple Mismatch Negativity in Speech Perception in Cochlear Implants Users.

  8. Chah E. (2007-2012), PhD: Mathematical processing of electrophysiology with applications to implanted electrodes

  9. Steinemann, N (2011-2012), MSc: Mathematical modelling of head direction cells

  10. Noor S, (2011-2012), MSc: Recording of hippocampal place cells in freely moving animals

  11. Lopez-Valdes A. (2011-2012), MSc: Mathematical processing of audio cues for improve hearing with cochlear implants

  12. Van Dort M. (2010-2011), MSc: Closed loop recording and stimulation in implanted devices.

  13. Krijser L. (2010-2011), MSc: Thin filament electrode design for deep brain recording

 

Theme (Neurophysiological Modelling and Imaging)

  1. Purcell S. (2017-2018), MSc: A Protocol to Investigate the Non-Conscious Recognition of Emotional Facial Expressions.

  2. Monahan J. (2017-2018), MSc: A Protocol to Investigate the Non-Conscious Recognition of Emotional Facial Expressions.

  3. Duggan O. (2017-2018), MAI: A Study of the Midbrain Network for Covert Attentional Orienting in Cervical Dystonia Patients using Dynamic Causal Modelling.

  4. Carro Dominguez M. (2017-2018), MAI: Characterising Cortical Theta

    Activity in Postural Control for Fragile X Premutation Carriers.

  5. O’Higgins C. (2013-2018), PhD: Investigation into the Pathophysiology and the Objective Neurophysiological Measurement of Cancer-Related Fatigue in a Pre-Treatment Cancer Cohort.

  6. Quinlivan B. (2013-2017), PhD: Probing the neural mechanisms of Adult-Onset Isolated Focal Dystonia.

  7. McDevitt N. (2013-2017), PhD: Electrophysiological analysis of Neurodevelopmental Disorders (co-supervision Prof. Gallagher, Sch. of Med.).

  8. Taboada L (2016-), MSc: Postural Instability as an Endophenotype for early Dysfunction and Decline in Neurodevelopmental Disorders

  9. Birsanu D. (2016-), MSc:  Electrophysiological based studies into the pathophysiology of Parkin and Parkinson’s Disease

  10. Sundararajan V. (2016-2017), MAI:  Neuroimaging investigations of mid-brain functional activity in Dystonia

  11. Fearon C. (2011-2016), PhD:  Electrophysiological based studies into the pathophysiology of Freezing of Gait in Parkinson’s Disease

  12. Melis E. (2015-2016), MSc: Electrophysiological Connectivity analysis of Neuroimaging data from Neurodevelopmental Disorders

  13. Killan O. (2015-2016), MSc: Neurophysiological Analysis of cortico-basal ganglia interactions in Dystonia

  14. Baird E. (2015-2016), MAI:   Electrophysiological Investigations into Freezing of Gait.

  15. Narasimham S. (2014-2015), MSc: Electrophysiological investigations in Looming Stimuli and its relevance to movement disorders

  16. Markicevic M (2014-2015), MSc: Neuroimaging of Cancer-related fatigue

  17. Waechter S. (2013-2014), MSc: Neuroimaging during ambulation for a study of Freezing of Gait in Parkinson’s Disease.

  18. Abdur R. (2013-2014), MSc: Electrophysiological investigations in Looming Stimuli and its relevance to movement disorders.

  19. Cheshire R. (2012-2013), MSc: Electrophysiological Investigations into Freezing of Gait

  20. Gallego, J. (2012-2013), MSc: Ambulatory neuroimaging of Freezing of Gait.

  21. Anggraini, D. (2012-2013), MSc: Neuroimaging of interactions between motor and cognitive cognition

  22. McDevitt N. (2012-2013), MSc: Electrophysiological analysis of Autism Spectrum Disorder. (with Prof. Gallagher, School of Medicine)

  23. Cosgrave N (2012-2023), MSc: Electrophysiological analysis of Autism Spectrum Disorder. (with Prof. Gallagher, School of Medicine).

  24. Kiiski H. (2009-2012), PhD:  Neurophysiological Assessment of cognitive impairment in multiple sclerosis.

  25. Nolan H. (2008-2012), PhD: Multisensory Integration in the Vestibular System

  26. Rueda-Delgado L. (2011-2012), MSc: Quantitative analysis of acute brain injury.

  27. Bradley D. (2008-2012), PhD:  Temporal Discrimination Threshold as an endophenotype in adult onset primary torsion dystonia

  28. Meredith S. (2004-2011), PhD: Diffusion Imaging: A Fast Marching Approach to Tractography (with Dr. Kathleen Curran)

  29. Power A. (2006-2011), PhD: Endogenous Auditory Spatial Attention in Auditory Cortex.

  30. Sobolewski R. (2008-2011), MSc: An investigation of Cognitive Aging: an EEG study.

  31. Nolan D (2009-2011), MSc: Analysis of the aortic valve dynamics using endolumenal measurements.

  32. Cheung M (2010-2011), MSc: Assessment kinematic movement in fMRI.

  33. Brennan C (2010-2011), MSc: Influence of dual tasking on gait variability

  34. Browett G. (2009-2010), MSc: Artefact Rejection in movement based EEG Studies. 

  35. Moran R.C. (2004-2008), PhD: Neural Mass Models of the Electroencephalogram-a unifying framework.

  36. Lalor E. (2004-2007), PhD: Neural Engineering Methods in Visual Neuroscience.

  37. Greene B. (2003-2007), PhD: Quantification and Classification of Electrophysiological Seizure in the Neonate.

  38. Kelly S. (2001-2005), PhD: Electrophysiological studies of the Human Attention System.

  39. Smith R. (2003-2004), MEngSc: Signal Processing of EEG for Brain Computer Interfaces.

  40. O’Dwyer M. (2003-2004), MEngSc: ECG Pattern Recognition using two level classifiers.

  41. McCue M. (1998-2000), MEngSc: EMG Signal Analysis” (with Prof. Mark O’Malley)
     

Theme (Neural Signal Processing and Neural Signal Processing with Application to Ageing)

  1. de Melo Oliveira I. (2017-2018), MAI: Investigation of Patterns of Disability in Older Irish Adults: Results from the Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing (TILDA) 

  2. Taylor T. (2013-2017), PhD: Bioacoustic analysis of respiratory function

  3. Rice A. (2016-2017), MAI: Neuroimaging of Cancer-related fatigue

  4. McNulty J. (2016-2017), MAI: Bioacoustic analysis of respiratory function

  5. Creagh A. (2015-), MSc: Gait as a window into cognitive function.

  6. MacCartan T. (2015-2016), MSc: Bioacoutsic analysis of respiratory function.

  7. Maguire F. (2015-2016), MSc: Gait as a window into cognitive function.

  8. Holmes M. (2011-2015), PhD: Bioacoustic analysis of respiratory function.

  9. Foran T. (2009-2015), PhD: Gait Analysis from triaxial accelerometry. (co-supervision with Prof. Kenny, School of Medicine).

  10. Killane I. (2009-2014), PhD: Gait as a window into cognitive function.

  11. Burke L. (2013-2014) MSc: Speech derived measures of cognitive impairment during chemotherapy

  12. Newman L. (2013-2014), MSc: Neuroimaging of Cancer-related fatigue

  13. Koller, S (2013-2014), MSc: Speech derived measures of cognitive impairment during chemotherapy

  14. Killidil R. (2013-2014), MSc: Neuroimaging of Cancer-related fatigue

  15. Rapcan V. (2007-2013), PhD: Speech and language processing in cognitive function assessment.

  16. Hintze J. (2012-2013), MSc: Bioacoustic analysis of respiratory signals.

  17. ASM Shamsul Arefin (2011-), MSc Quantitative EEG analysis of task induced epilepsy

  18. Reynolds N., (2011-2012), MSc Diffusion Tensor Imaging of task induced epilepsy

  19. Dabacan A. (2011-2012), MSc Temporal Discrimination Threshold Assessment in Dystonia

  20. Fanning A. (2011-2012), MSc Temporal Discrimination Threshold Assessment in Dystonia

  21. Mooney E. (2011-2012), MSc Tremor Assessment in Neurological Disorders.

  22. Murphy C (2010-2011), MSc: Forced Oscillatory Measurements in Pulmonary Diseases

  23. Pitorac D.M. (2008-2009), MSc: Automatically Adapting Mattress for the Prevention of Pressure Sores and Ulceration.

  24. Lahart F. (2007-2008), MSc: Home based Stroke Rehabilitation.

  25. Roche J. (2007-2008), MSc: Use of Abdominal Pressure for orthostatic tolerance in patients with autonomic failure.

  26. Scanlon P. (2001-2005), PhD: Audio and Visual Features for Audio-Visual Speech Recognition.

  27. Sharma P. (2000-2005), PhD: Face Detection with application to Video Segmentation.

  28. Fox N. (2002-2005), PhD: Audio and Video based Person Identification.

  29. Maguire C. (2003-2004), MEngSc: Automatic Classification for Vocal Pathology.

  30. Gray M. (2002-2003), MEngSc: Video compression using for Wireless networks.

  31. Kat Woon L. (2001-2003), MEngSc: Bluetooth based Video and Image Transmission.

  32. McInerney S. (1999-2001), MEngSc: VLSI cores for Pattern Recognition applications.

  33. Harper P. (1998-2000), MEngSc: Object Segmentation using Level Sets.

  34. Bray D. (1998-1999), MEngSc: Abdominal Bowel Sounds” (with Dr Brendan McCormack)