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Dr Andrew Hines


Andrew Hines

Lecturer/Assistant Professor
School of Computer Science
01 716 2143
University College Dublin, School of Computer Science, Science Centre - East Belfield Dublin 4


Dr Hines' primary research interests are in speech, audio and video signal processing. He has active research collaborations applying machine learning models to health applications and modelling cryptosystems. He has developed computational metrics for estimating speech and audio quality as well as for predicting speech intelligibility for people with hearing impairments. Dr Hines is a funded investigator in both the SFI CONNECT research centre for future networks and INSIGHT research centre for data analytics. He has represented Ireland on the management committee of Qualinet, an FP7 European COST Action, where he led a task force focused on using machine learning to develop Quality of Experience (QoE) models. He is was also a member of the management committee of the H2020 CryptoAction COST research network.Outside of academia, Dr Hines spent a decade working in industry as director of engineering for software development companies in the airline and finance industries.


  • BAI
    Trinity College Dublin
  • PG DIP
    Dublin Institute of Technology
  • MA
    Trinity College Dublin
  • MBA
    University College Dublin
  • MSc
    University College Dublin
  • PhD
    Trinity College Dublin