CV

KEY TOPICS:  river science, floods, hydro-climatology, climate, data science, big data, fluvial geomorphology, statistics.

EMPLOYMENT

APPOINTMENTS

  • 2017-20: Editor, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences (HESS)
  • 2017-20: Outreach Secretary, British Society for Geomorphology (Executive Committee)
  • 2014-16: Appointed member of the Environment Agency’s Data Advisory Group (EADAG), UK

EDUCATION

PUBLICATIONS and TALKS

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PhD SUPERVISION

TECHNICAL SKILLS

  • Statistics: varied; time series analyses (detection, attribution, forecasting),  Bayesian multi-model weighting, Cox regression, modelling, etc.
  • Programming: proficient in R; some Python; formerly a lot of SPSS.
  • Data science & machine learning:  predictive modelling (regression, classification, dynamically-updated models), evaluation metrics, etc.
  • High performance computing (HPC): cluster computing, Linux, supercomputer simulations.
  • Big data: data management, crawling/scraping, mining, cleaning, feature engineering, etc.
  • Spatial analysis: proficient in Geographical information systems / cartography (R, ArcGIS) and coding spatial designs in R.
  • Graphic design and data visualisation: Digital illustration (e.g. Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop), multiple kinds of visualisation in R, including app design (e.g. Shiny).
  • Remote sensing: Satellite imagery and aerial photography (e.g. eCognition).
  • Numerical landscape modelling: Digital elevation models, LiDAR.

FIELD SKILLS

  • Environmental data collection;
  • Terrestrial LiDAR and photographic structure from motion (Sfm);
  • Drone imagery (UAV);
  • GNSS (GPS) systems; ground truthing;
  • Laser measurements;
  • Hydrology; telemetry; inclinometry
  • River channel and basin surveys;
  • Geomorphological mapping and survey; qualitative analysis;
  • Lithology.

MISCELLANEOUS

  • Languages: Bilingual in English and French, good working knowledge of German, basic understanding of Spanish and dialectal Arabic.

CONTACT ME!

  • Please do not hesitate to contact me for a complete resume with additional information on teaching, training, admin, project management, grants and awards.