Iona Deborah Foster
Research student, School of Engineering
I am a postgraduate researcher in Medical Engineering. I graduated with a BSc in Mathematics and have four year experience in the data analysics and data science professions. I developed knowledge in data manipulation, hypothesis testing and have some experience in model building. I have hands on expererience coding in languages that include SAS, SQL, R and python.
My Ph.D. project is in partnership with Velindre Cancer Centre and is titled Implementing Automated Planning Techniques in Radiotherapy. I plan to use machine learning techniques to develop an existing automated planning technoogy developed in-house by Veindre known as EdgeVCC to create an a priori solution.
My areas of expertise are: Radiation Physics; Medical Informatics; Nuclear Science & Technology.
Research group: Sensors, Signals and Imaging
Research team: Cancer Imaging and Data Analytics