Dr Dafydd Evans

Dr Dafydd Evans

Lecturer in Operational Research

School of Mathematics

Email:
evansd8@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone:
+44 (0)29 2087 0621
Location:
M/0.28, Ground Floor, Mathematics Institute, Senghennydd Road, Cardiff, CF24 4AG

My research interests include nearest neighbour statistics and nonparametric entropy estimation opportunistic networks.

 Administrative duties

School

  • Welsh Language Coordinator

National

  • LANCS Postdoctoral Training Scheme Coordinator

Education

  • 2001 PhD Mathematics Cardiff University
  • 1994 MSc Mathematics University of London
  • 1993 BSc Mathematics University College London

Appointments

  • 2011 Lecturer in Operational Research Cardiff University
  • 2003 - 2011 Royal Society University Research Fellow Cardiff University
  • 2001 - 2003 Research Associate Cardiff University

I teach the following modules:

  • MA1500 Introduction to Probability Theory
  • MA2500 Foundations of Probability & Stats
  • MA2500 Foundations of Probability & Stats (Continued)

PhD students

Previous

  • Robert BareŇ° : Environmentally Adaptive Noise Estimation for Active Sonar. 2010.

Current

  • Richard Coombs: Information Propagation in Opportunistic Networks

Research interests

  • Nearest neighbour statistics
  • Nonparametric entropy estimation Opportunistic networks

Research group