School of Engineering

Staff Profile

Dr Cornelius Healy

Research Associate


I am a research associate in the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering. I am currently working on the Cooperative Backhaul Aided Next-Generation Digital Subscriber Loops project. The aim of this project is to develop new techniques for next-generation ultra-high throughput DSL systems beyond the standard.

Previous Positions

  • 2015: Research Associate, Centre for Telecommunications Research, Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.


  • 2014: PhD in Electronics, Thesis Title: Short-length Low-density Parity-check Codes: Construction and Decoding Algorithms. University of York, York, UK.
  • 2010: MSc. by Research, Thesis Title: Novel Irregular LDPC Codes and their Application to Iterative Detection of MIMO Systems. University of York, York, UK.
  • 2008: BEng. in Electronic Engineering. University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland.