Brian Norton

Brian Norton

Brian Norton

Director of The Greenway Vice-President of the European Sustainable Energy innovation Alliance

Professor Brian Norton has been President of Dublin Institute of Technology since September 2003 and Vice-President of the European Sustainable Energy Innovation Alliance – eseia since 2009. Currently, Professor Norton is elected to the Council of Dublin Chamber of Commerce.  He is a Director of The Greenway, Ireland’s first green technology corridor and is Vice-President of the European Sustainable Energy innovation Alliance.  He has Doctorates from University of Nottingham and Cranfield University.  He is a Fellow of the Energy Institute, Engineers Ireland, Higher Education Academy.  He has been awarded the Napier Shaw Medal of the Chartered Institute of Building Services Engineers and the Roscoe Award of the Institute of Energy.  He is an Honorary Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Building Services Engineers and he was a Fellow of the Irish Academy of Engineering.  He is an Honorary Professor of the both University of Ulster and the Harbin Institute of Technology, China and University of Houston, USA.

 

Professor Norton is the author or co-author of nine books, over 420 papers principally in solar energy research including 170 in major international learned journals.

 

WORKSHOP 7: Nanotechnology & advanced materials for the energy union – Going circular