School of Mathematics, Statistics and Physics

Staff Profile

Dr Stephen Johnson

Research Associate

Background

Research Associate working on high dimensional spatio-temporal models for rainfall with application to real-time flood prediction. Previously a PhD student at Newcastle University working on Bayesian analysis of Ranked data.

Research

Research Interests

  • Spatio-temporal modelling
  • Computational Bayesian methods
  • Ranked data
  • Dirichlet processes
  • Mixture models
  • Ensemble Kalman Filter

Teaching

  • MAS8380: Mathematics and Statistics for computer scientists (2017-18)
  • CSC8622: Programming for big data (2017-18)
  • MAS2606: Computing for Mathematics and Statistics (2016-17)

Publications