Research Group

Current Members


Simon Pic

Simon Taylor (started October 2017)

Simon is a PDRA working on developing changepoint methods for Howz.




Tom Pic

Tom Grundy (started October 2018)

http://www.lancaster.ac.uk/~grundy/

Tom is working on his PhD developing models for high dimensional changepoint problems. Tom is based within STOR-i and is funded by Royal Mail.




Jess Pic

Jessica Gillam (started October 2018)

http://www.lancaster.ac.uk/~gillam/

Jess is working on her PhD developing models for detecting change in human behaviour through static sensors. Jess is based within STOR-i and is funded by Howz through the Smith Institute.




Sean Pic

Sean Ryan (started October 2017)

http://www.lancs.ac.uk/~ryans1/

Sean is working on his PhD developing efficient algorithms for multivariate changepoint detection. Sean is based within STOR-i and is funded by Tesco.




Euan Pic

Euan McGonigle (started October 2017)

http://www.lancaster.ac.uk/~mcgonige/

Euan is working on on his PhD developing models for nonstationary time series. Euan is based within STOR-i and is funded by the Numerical Algorithms Group (NAG) through the Smith Institute.




David Pic

David Elliott (started October 2016)

David is working on his PhD developing seizure detection methods for absence epilepsy. His work is funded by the ESRC North West Doctoral Training Centre and is supported by the NHS.




Ben Pic

Ben Norwood (started October 2015)

Ben is working on his PhD developing seasonal changepoint methods. His work is funded by the ESRC North West Doctoral Training Centre and is joint with the Office for National Statistics.




Jamie Pic

Jamie-Leigh Chapman (started October 2014, 4 month internship break)
http://www.lancs.ac.uk/~chapmanj

Jamie-Leigh is working on her PhD developing novel changepoint methods. She is based within STOR-i and partially funded by the Office for National Statistics and Big Insights, University of Oslo.



Past Members


Andrew Pic

Andrew Connell (May 2018 - August 2018)

Andrew completed a summer internship in the group funded by the Google Summer of Code program. Andrew developed and implemented online changepoint methods in an R package.




David Pic

David Ireland (June 2017 - August 2017)

David completed a summer internship in the group funded by the London Mathematical Society. David extended previous work of the group to Oceanographic data.




Alix Pic

Alix Hutt (June 2017 - September 2017)

Alix completed a summer internship in the group funded by an Impact grant. Alix ported the changepoint R package to Python.




Ann Pic

Ann Kretzschmar (October 2016 - June 2017)

Ann was a PDRA in the group funded by a feasibility project from the EPSRC Maths Foresees network. Ann adapted some work from the group to forecast nonstationary river levels. Following the project Ann worked as a PDRA in the Lancaster Environment Centre.




Ben Pic

Ben Pickering (October 2012 - February 2016)

Ben completed his PhD in the group and was funded through the STOR-i centre for doctoral training and Shell Research. He thesis was entitled "Changepoint Detection for Acoustic Sensing Signals". Upon graduation Ben went to work for Dunhumby. https://www.linkedin.com/in/benjamin-pickering/