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Dr Vincent Knight

Dr Vincent Knight

Lecturer

Yr Ysgol Mathemateg

Email
knightva@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2087 5548
Campuses
M/1.30, 1st Floor, Mathematics Institute, Senghennydd Road, Cardiff, CF24 4AG
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My main research interests lie in the fields of Game Theory, Queueing Theory and Pedagogy. I am a keen member of the Python software community and help run the School's code club.

I am a fellow of the sustainable software institute and acting director of engagement for the School.

For more information on my research please see my personal website.

You can follow me on twitter: @drvinceknight and I blog about mathematicaly related things here.

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Qualifications

  • BSc – Cardiff University (First Class Honors, 2005)
  • PhD Thesis – "Alternating Sign Matrices and Polytopes"  (2009)

Positions held

  • 2011-Present - LANCS Lecturer in Operational Research
  • 2009-2011 - LANCS post-doctoral research associate in Operational Research

Anrhydeddau a Dyfarniadau

  • Rising Star Award, Cardiff University, 2014

Aelodaethau proffesiynol

  • OR society General council
  • OR in schools task force
  • PyCon UK Organising committee

Safleoedd academaidd blaenorol

  • 2009-2011 - LANCS post-doctoral research associate in Operational Research

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2010

  • Vile, J. L.et al. 2010. Forecasting Welsh ambulance demand using singular spectrum analysis. Presented at: 36th International ORAHS conference, Genova, Italy, 18-23 July 2010 Presented at Testi, A. ed.Operations Research for Patient-Centered Health Care Delivery: Proceedings of the XXXVI International ORAHS Conference. Economia Vol. 5. Milan: Franco Angeli pp. 196-208.

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2007

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I teach the following modules:

  • MA1003 Computing For Mathematics
  • MA1003 Computing For Mathematics (Continued)
  • MA3600 Operational Research II
  • MAT001 OR Methods
  • MAT008 SAS Programming

Current PhD students

  • Geraint Palmer

Research interests

My main research interests lie in the fields of:

  • Game  Theory
  • Queueing  Theory
  • Healthcare  Modelling

Research group

Supervision