Phone: +353 1 402
Dr Derry  FitzGerald
Ph.D., M.A. in Music Technology, B.Eng. in Process & Chemical Engineering

NOTE: I have recently finished working for DIT and have commenced a new position at Cork Institute of Technology. My new email address is and my contact number is 00353 21 4335172

Derry FitzGerald is Stokes Lecturer at the Audio Research Group in DIT. Previous to this he worked as a post-doctoral researcher in the Dept. of Electronic Engineering at Cork Institute of Technology, having previously completed a Ph.D. and an M.A. at Dublin Institute of Technology. He has also worked as a researcher on the DITME project at D.I.T. He has also worked as a Chemical Engineer for some years.

In the field of music and audio, he has also worked as a sound engineer and has written scores for theatre.

His research interests are in the areas of automatic music transcription, sound source separation, tensor factorizations, and music information retrieval systems. He has recently utilised his sound source separation technologies to create the first ever officially released stereo mixes of several songs for the Beach Boys, including Good Vibrations, Help me Rhonda and I get around.