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Use of Big Health and Actuarial Data Impact Workshop

Prof. Elena Kulinskaya is the PI on the ARC programme on Use of Big Health and Actuarial Data for understanding Longevity and Morbidity risks. The research programme held a one day Impact Workshop on Thursday 17 May in London . The event was delivered in partnership with the University of East Anglia (UEA) and the Business and Local Government Data Research Centre. It brought together a wide range of stakeholders to explore how medical advances and health interventions could impact on...

Smarter maths generates better value insurance products

Lens on Research and Innovation  (LORI) was selected by EPSRC for their showcase of impact.  Visit: www.epscr.ac.uk/lori  

Congratulations to CMP Head of School Professor Gerard Parr on his MBE

Prof Gerard Parr, Head of the School of Computing Sciences, has been made an MBE in the New Year Honours, for his services to developing telecoms infrastructure in Northern Ireland (NIR). Congratulations! For more information visit: Professor Gerard Parr made MBE

CMP and Earlham Institute researchers develop new phylogenetics software package

Together with researchers in the Earlham Institute, members of Phylogenetics group in CMP have developed SPECTRE, a new open-source software package, that simplifies the complex business of creating phylogenetic networks and trees. For more information, visit Catch day net full trees

CMP New Funding Success

Prof Elena Kulinskaya (PI) with Prof Julia Koricheva (RHUL) and Dr Gillian Petrokofsky (Oxford) have been successful in the NERC 2017 Evidence Synthesis Training Pilot Scheme call. The proposed training initiative targets two important gaps in evidence synthesis training available to early career environmental scientists in the UK: the lack of training in statistical aspects of research synthesis (meta-analysis) which often leads to poor quality reviews, and insufficient stakeholder...