About Prof Michael Walsh
Prof Walsh is an experienced biomedical engineer and an expert in the field of fluid mechanics. He is a founding member of the Centre for Applied Biomedical Engineering Research (CABER) Limerick, Ireland and responsible for raising over €5M in funding.
Prof Walsh is an Associate Professor in the School of Engineering and a member of both the Bernal Institute and the Health Research Institute. He is well published in both medical and engineering fields (75 peer-reviewed journal papers).
His current research team includes 8 PhD students and 2 post-doctoral students. He has supervised to completion 17 PhD students and 22 MSc students.
He holds 2 granted patents as lead inventor, 8 further patent applications, 12 Invention Disclosures, a royalty bearing license of technology to indigenous Irish company and 2 technologies selected for EI Business Partner program.