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.
Áine Mellin | Electrical & Electronic Engineer
The Team Manager, as well as the Power Electronics Lead, and Geec driver.
Eoghan O’Donoghue | Mechanical Engineer
The Lead for the front axle and steering project.
Owen O’Sullivan | Mechanical Engineering
The Lead for the Drivetrain Project
Samuel Opashi | Mechanical Engineer
The Rear Axle project Lead.
Aran Murphy | Mechanical Engineer
on drivetrain team & race strategy
Orla McAllister | Mechanical Engineer
bulkhead & rollerbar team + windows team
Maitias Ó Gríofa | Energy Systems Engineer
workbench & travel solutions & power electronics
Simon McHugh | Mechanical Engineer
Deputy Team Manager. rear axle team member & driver comfort
Rawand Afaghani | Mechanical Engineering
bulkhead and roll bar lead
Aaron O’Toole | Mechanical Engineer
race strategy lead. front axle & steering team
Aoife Murphy | Mechanical Engineer
rear axle team & work bench team
Eanna Wood – ?? (Deputy Team Manager & drivetrain team & race strategy)
Eoin Hernon | Mechanical Engineer
drivetrain team & windows lead
Lisa Finn | Mechanical Engineer
driver comfort and bulkhead teams
Luisa Forte | Mechanical Engineer
front axle steering & driver comfort lead
Séan Fahey | Electronic & Computer Engineer
race strategy & DAQ teams
Alice Shaughnessy | Biomedical Engineer
Aodhan Breathnach | Mechanical Engineer
Bogdan Baturov | Mechanical Engineer
Ciaran Austin | Electronic & Computer Engineer
Dean Fadden | Energy Systems Engineer
Eva Debarros | Electronic & Computer Engineer
Lauren McMahon | Electronic & Computer Engineer
Liam Anthony | Biomedical Engineer
Rosanna Ni Chulain | Mechanical Engineer
Sarah Ryan | Mechanical Engineer
Ryan McMahon Lynch
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.
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.