Professor Brian Caulfield is a Director of the SFI INSIGHT Centre for Data Analytics (www.insight-centre.org), where he leads the Personal Sensing research group. A physiotherapist by training, Brian is also Dean of Physiotherapy at UCD.
Brian’s research programme is focussed on leveraging data from wearable sensors to deliver better measurement, understanding and enhancement of human performance in health and sport. He has collaborated with a range of multinational and start-up companies such as Intel, BioMedical Research Ltd, Fujitsu Laboratories, Novartis, and Shimmer to deliver innovative technology enabled solutions for areas such as sports performance analysis and enhancement, rehabilitation medicine, COPD, and gerontology. His research has also led to significant commercial opportunities in terms of exploitation of intellectual property by industry partners and spin out activity.