Martin O’Halloran is a Science Foundation Ireland Investigator at the National University of Ireland Galway. His research explores the use of low-power electromagnetic waves for medical imaging and therapeutic applications. He was the youngest ever successful proposer of a European COST Action, and is now leading a network of over 180 medical device researchers from 24 countries. In the last two years, he has secured over €1.4 million in direct research funding.

He has received over 20 national and international research awards, and last year was awarded NUIG’s Early-Stage Researcher of the Year and Engineers Ireland Chartered Engineer of the Year.