The 2018-2019 Team

The Geec team consists of a group of dedicated engineering students, all studying at the National University of Galway, Ireland. With support from lecturers in the College of Engineering at NUI Galway, the team continuously works to develop Ireland’s most energy efficient car, year on year.

Darragh O’Donovan

Gavin Moore

Laura Drudy

Mark Carmody

Radko Vykukal

Ronan McKeown

Colm Fahy | Mechanical Engineer

Michael John Hayes | Mechanical Engineer

Svetoslava Kostova | Electronic & Computer Engineer

Adam Fahey | Electronic & Computer Engineer

Áine Mellin | Mechanical Engineer

Aoife Prendergast | Electronic & Computer Engineer

Enda Kilgarriff | Electronic & Computer Engineer

Mark Timlin | Mechanical Engineer

Paul Kielty | Electronic & Computer Engineering

Rory Ward | Electronic & Computer Engineer

Aran Murphy | Mechanical Engineer

Ciarán McDermott | Electronic & Computer Engineer

Gavin Larkin | Mechanical Engineer

Dr Maeve Duffy | Electrical & Electronic Engineering Lecturer

Maeve Duffy advises the Geec engineering team on power electronics for the motor drive circuit, aa well as other electrical issues.


Martin Glavin | Lero


Prof Martin Glavin | Electronic & Computer Engineering Professor

Martin Glavin consults with the team on the data acquisition system, processing of data from sensors, and communications.


Dr Nathan Quinlan | Mechanical Engineering Lecturer

Nathan Quinlan provides recommendations to the team on aerodynamics, the drivetrain, and general mechanical engineering design.


Dr Rory Monaghan | Energy Systems and Mechanical Engineering Lecturer

Rory Monaghan supervises Geec projects on vehicle energy system modelling and the monocoque design.


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Considering joining the team? Send us an email at, or reach out to us on any social media @thegeec.