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Dr Jonathan Gillard

Overview

Dr Jonathan Gillard Position: Lecturer in Statistics Email: gillardjw@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone: +44(0)29 208 70619
Fax: +44(0)29 208 74199
Extension: 70619
Location: M/1.26

Research Interests

  1. Matrix low-rank approximation and its interface in statistical methodologies such as time series analysis and signal processing
  2. Measurement error models and method comparison studies
  3. Development of novel statistical techniques for applied and interdisciplinary research
  4. Mathematics education

Research Group

Statistics

 

Teaching

Postgraduate - Autumn Semester
MAT002 Statistical Methods

Undergraduate - Autumn Semester
MA3501 Elements of Mathematical Statistics

Undergraduate - Spring Semester
MA1501 Statistical Inference

I also lead and deliver various external courses on the statistical programming package SAS to both technical and non-technical audiences. More information on the external courses run with colleagues at MATHS can be found here.

Personal Web Page: http://www.jonathangillard.co.uk/

Administrative Duties

Member of Board of Studies
Member of Research Committee
Member of Module Review Panel
Member of Staff/Student Panel
Secretary of Learning and Teaching Committee
Statistics Support Tutor for the Maths Support Service

Publications

 

Submitted

Gillard, J. W. and Zhigljavsky, A. A. Stochastic Optimization Methods for Hankel Structured Low Rank Approximation.


Gillard, J. W. and Knight, V. A. Using Singular Spectrum Analysis to Obtain Staffing Level Requirements in Healthcare.

Gillard, J. W., Knight, V. A., Williams, J. L. and Wilson, R. H. Staffing a mathematics support service.

Evans, D. and Gillard, J. W. Difference based methods for truncating the Singular Value Decomposition.

Research

My research interests generally fall under the following four headings:

  1. Matrix low-rank approximation and its interface in statistical methodologies such as time series analysis and signal processing
  2. Measurement error models and method comparison studies
  3. Development of novel statistical techniques for applied and interdisciplinary research
  4. Mathematics education

For Further details of Jonathan Gillard's research, see his personal webpage: http://www.jonathangillard.co.uk/

Biography

Dr Jonathan Gillard is a lecturer in Statistics, who studied for a PhD investigating measurement error models and their practical applications. He is currently working towards Chartered Statistician accreditation with the Royal Statistical Society, and has obtained a postgraduate qualification in learning and teaching. Dr Gillard is a fellow of the Higher Education Academy. He is presently actively pursuing a number of research interests and has wide experience of interdisciplinary and collaborative work.