Murray Hill, NJ, USA

Domhnaill Hernon

Head of Experiments in Art and Technology (E.A.T.)
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Domhnaill Hernon is Head of Experiments in Arts and Technology (E.A.T.) at Nokia Bell Labs. He graduated with a B.Eng in Aeronautical Engineering, a Ph.D in fundamental fluid mechanics from the University of Limerick and an Executive M.B.A. from Dublin City University, Ireland. He is passionate about turning research/ideas into reality and exploring the bounds of creativity to push the limits of technology. Domhnaill was previously responsible for turning Bell Labs disruptive research assets into proto-solutions that could be tested at scale in the market, and he established new methods to overcome the “Innovation Valley of Death”. He is currently responsible for Bell Labs global activities in E.A.T. where he collaborates with the artistic and creative community to push the limits of technology to solve the greatest human need challenges.


B.Eng Aeronautical Eng (University of Limerick)

PhD Experimental Aerodynamics (University of Limerick)

Executive M.B.A. Dublin City University

Professional activites

Scrum Master

Selected articles and publications



Honors & Awards

Commercial Team of the Year Award Irish Lab Awards, 2015

Young Leader of the year award at the Irish Lab Awards, Dec 2013

Technology developed shown permanently at Bell Labs Technology showcase in Murray Hill

Technology developed presented to the Irish Taoiseach (Irish Prime Minister)

2nd place at the Sir Bernard Crossland Symposium, 2004

HT Hallowell graduate scholarship, 2003