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Dr  Jane Courtney

Jane graduated with a degree in Electrical Engineering (BE) from UCD in 1998. After a year working as a project engineer with ESBI, she returned to UCD to pursue research in biomedical engineering and graduated with a masters (MEngSc) in 2001 and a doctorate (PhD) in 2005. Her research focused on using digital image processing to develop a novel gait analysis system.

Research and teaching interests include computer vision and image processing, biomedical engineering and power systems engineering; Chair of the Irish Machine Vision and Image Processing Conference 2019, Member of several programme committees and reviewer for several journals, including IEEE Transactions. Past collaborations with UCD's Centre for Research in Infectious Diseases, The Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing (TILDA), Trinity College Dublin, the Dept. of Clinical Medicine, St. James's Hospital, Dublin, ESBI and ESB Networks. External examiner at PhD and Masters level for DCU and Blanchardstown IT. Currently collaborating with Advanced Nano Technologies Ltd on development of a nanodrop spectrophotometer, Valeo Vision Systems on an Advance Computer Vision course, TU Dublinís School of Biological Sciences on a Platelet Counting System, TU Dublin's School of Computing on a Harvester Design and Azorom Power Consultants on Electricity Supply Training Projects in West Africa.

She has been with TU Dublin (formerly DIT) since September 2004.