Associate Professor in Biomedical Engineering, Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
Dr Bruce Murphy is Deputy Director of the Trinity Centre for Bioengineering and a lecturer in Biomedical Engineering at the Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering. Prior to this position he directed a vascular medical device design group at NUI Galway. One of the technology outputs from this group has been licensed into a start-up biomedical company based in Galway. He won the Enterprise Ireland One to Watch Award in 2009. Research interests are mitral valve regurgitation, tricuspid regurgitation, chronic total occlusions, enhancing the mechanical properties of pericardial tissue local therapeutic delivery to diseased blood vessels, force focused angioplasty and vascular tissue engineering.