Brian O’Halloran

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About Brian O’Halloran

Senior Industrial Analytics Researcher

Brian is a highly experienced researcher with a strong analytics background in both academia and commercial environments.


  • 6+ years of commercial data science experience in a range of commercial environments, latterly in senior leadership roles.
  • Built-up data science capabilities from scratch in commercial environments. Worked with interdisciplinary teams/stakeholders on analytics/machine learning products, adopting best software and analytics practices for AI development and delivery.
  • Created and delivered introductory data science/machine learning courses, with the target audience of those with a limited technical background.

Projects you will work on in IMR:

  • iBecome
  • DIGITBrain
  • Boston Scientific Galway pouch anomaly detection
  • Machine Learning course creation and delivery


  • BSc in Experimental Physics and Mathematics
  • Ph.D. in Experimental Physics

What motivates you at IMR?

The breadth of intriguing projects at IMR, and the chance of working and delivering on cutting-edge solutions for use in Irish manufacturing.