UCD Earth Institute Industry Showcase Day


UCD Earth Institute hosted a very successful Industry Showcase Day on the 6th November 2012. During the course of this day, Professor OBrien talked about 'Smart Cities and Infrastructure' and 'Research on Bridge Engineering'.

Eugene OBrien is Head of the Smart Cities & Infrastructure Cluster in the UCD Earth Institute. In this short video, he talks about what the future may hold and why our cities and infrastructure need to be smarter.


Eugene OBrien talks about his research in UCD’s bridge and transport group. Bridge traffic loading – extreme combinations of heavy trucks on the bridge, bridge dynamics and damage detection.