SPIE Fellow Brian McCraith became president of Dublin City University in July 2010; the Irish Times writes a piece on the different style he brings to the University.
MacCraith has presented numerous papers at many SPIE meetings, including chairing conferences in Ireland. He's authored four journal articles, and has been involved iwth SPIE conference committees.
MacCraith was the founder of the Optical Sensors Laboratory at DCU; the founding director of the National Centre for Sensor Research (NCSR); and the director of the Biomedical Diagnostics Institute (BDI).
Read the article in Irish Times.