Meet the Students

NameTitleLead SupervisorProject PartnerHost UniversityE-mail 
Abdur-Rahman RidwanCollaborative development of Smart phone Experience Sampling Methods and effective wellbeing place management interventions in Kings Cross LondonLesley-Anne CarterKings Cross Central PartnershipManchesterabdur-rahman.ridwan@postgrad.manchester.ac.uk
Akos Balog A Digital Twin of Resilient Future Retail Centres for Post Pandemic Social and Economic RecoveryRon MahabirLiverpool City Region Combined Authority Liverpoolsgabalog@liverpool.ac.uk
Alex PattersonApplying data analytics to comprehensive linked police recordsNathan HughesWest Midlands PoliceSheffieldapatterson3@sheffield.ac.uk
Alice Campbell Geographies of Engagement: Spatial Understanding of Arts AttendanceMark TaylorThe Audience AgencySheffieldaecampbell1@sheffield.ac.uk
Amir Emami
Mathematical modelling of the UN Sustainable Development GoalsViktoria Spaiser
UN
Leedsgyae@leeds.ac.uk
Amy Jungmin SeoSmart Personalized Customer Services by Federated Machine Learning and Evidential ReasoningJian-Bo Yang Tech Valley LtdManchesterjungmin.seo@postgrad.manchester.ac.uk
Ana NicoriciuPoverty, unpaid care, disability in the UKMark ElliotOxfamManchesteranamaria.nicoriciu@postgrad.manchester.ac.uk
Annabel WhippAgent-Based Modelling and Dynamic Data Assimilation for Modelling Urban DynamicsNick MallesonLeeds City CouncilLeedsgy14aw@leeds.ac.uk
Ben GardnerModelling of passenger clearance at the UK Border (with Border Force)Gwilym Pryce Home OfficeSheffieldBDGardner1@sheffield.ac.uk
Ben Palfreeman-WattUsing social network analysis to understand offending and victimisationReka SolymosMetropolitan Police ServiceManchester
Ben Pryce  Child protection and criminalisation: A data analytics approachNathan HughesThames Valley Violence Reduction UnitSheffield
Bethany ArnoldExploring the impact of digital technologies on health and wellbeing outcomesPaul MartinHampshire County CouncilSheffieldBmarnold1@sheffield.ac.uk
Brett Hull
Improving customers’ service of a transit bus system with the help of machine learning and artificial intelligence
Sajid Siraj
First Group
Leedsgybmh@leeds.ac.uk
Cameron WardUnderstanding the Energy Efficiency of the UK’s Housing Stock and forecasting how to meet national carbon reduction targetsCaitlin RobinsonEONLiverpoolc.ward7@liverpool.ac.uk
Caroline TaitTowards data-driven policy development: the case of London’s built cycling infrastructureRoger BeechamCycleStreets.netLeedsugm4cjt@leeds.ac.uk
Cecile de BezenacAgent-based modelling for understanding individual mobility in citiesAlison Heppenstall
The Alan Turing InstituteLeedsgycdb@leeds.ac.uk
Christie ButcherThe characteristics and experiences of carers in the UK: trends and variations 2001-2021Sue Yeandle Carers UKSheffieldCButcher1@sheffield.ac.uk
Cillian Berragan
Improving the Geolocation of Emergency Service Response through Big Data
Alex Singleton
Ordnance Survey
LiverpoolC.Berragan@liverpool.ac.uk
Danial OwenUrban sensors: exploiting the opportunitiesDani Arribas-BelIdomLiverpoold.w.owen@liverpool.ac.uk
Daniel ChaibYoung Carers: Care experiences, service use and outcomesNathan HughesSheffield Young CarersSheffield
David BarehamSupporting Complex Legal Decision Making through Data ScienceKatie AtkinsonTaylor WessingLiverpoolD.Bareham@liverpool.ac.uk
Deborah OlukanData assimilation for agent-based modelsJonathan WardImprobableLeedsmm17do@leeds.ac.uk
Eleanor BaleSocial Frontiers in Residential Segregation: A Data Analytics ApproachGwilym PryceDelftSheffieldelbale1@sheffield.ac.uk 
Eleanor MarfleetModelling the Diverse Implications of Autonomous Mobility at the City ScaleEd ManleyOrdnance SurveyLeedsll16e7m@leeds.ac.uk
Elizabeth Osbourn
Advancing landscape visibility-mapping through data analytics
Lyudmila S Mihaylova
Ordnance Survey
Sheffieldejosbourn1@sheffield.ac.uk
Emily CouplandUnderstanding media use in an age of big dataHelen KennedyDubitSheffieldejcoupland1@sheffield.ac.uk
Eran LivneDecarbonisation and Shared Mobility: The spatio-temporal analysis of Enterprise Holdings UK dataIan PhillipsEnterprise LtdLeedsgyeli@leeds.ac.uk
Erica KaneExploring the Potential of Natural Language Processing Techniques in Criminal Justice Agencies: An Investigation of Racial Disparities in Release Decisions from the Parole BoardJose Pina-Sánchez Parole BoardLeedslw16em@leeds.ac.uk
Eugeni Vidal TortosaCycling equity and socioeconomic disadvantageRobin LovelaceLeedsts16evt@leeds.ac.uk
Fran PontinIdentifying the activity and habits of individuals in a large geospatial datasetNik LomaxActive InspirationLeedsfs14fp@leeds.ac.uk
Gladys KenyonHedonic pricing models based on Machine LearningDani Arribas-BelIdealistaLiverpoolG.E.Kenyon@liverpool.ac.uk
Hadley BeresfordAlgorithmic bias: patterns, consequences and alternativesHelen KennedyDWPSheffieldrmberesford1@sheffield.ac.uk
Harriet PatrickThe financial costs of unpaid care in geographical contextSue Yeandle ONSSheffieldhabpatrick1@sheffield.ac.uk
Harry OdellUnderstanding the construction of metropolitan areas through data analytics: the case of GMCANuno PintoGreater Manchester Combined AuthorityManchesterharry.odell@postgrad.manchester.ac.uk
Inés FrancoisUsing data analytics to understand children’s food choice behaviourHannah EnsaffSchoolGridLeedsgyif@leeds.ac.uk
James Murphy
Using big data to design resilient coastal cities
Andy Plater
Marlan Maritime Technologies Ltd
LiverpoolJames.murphy@liverpool.ac.uk
Jennie GrayPredictive geodemographicsAlexis ComberTransUnionLeedsgyjhg@leeds.ac.uk
Jennifer MurphyMeasuring and Evaluating the Impact Of DevolutionMark ElliotGreater Manchester Health and Social Care PartnershipManchesterjennifer.murphy@postgrad.manchester.ac.uk
John FreemanUnderstanding Population Dynamics for Health and Safety Risk Assessment Dani Arribas-BelHealth and Safety ExecutiveLiverpoolJohn.Freeman@liverpool.ac.uk
Juan Fonseca ZamoraNationally scalable and adaptive methods for traffic estimation with open dataRobin LovelaceDepartment for TransportLeedsts18jpf@leeds.ac.uk
Juliana Novaes Developing interactive notebooks to support algorithm transparency in data-driven government Roger BeechamLeicestershire County Council Leedsgyjnbd@leeds.ac.uk
Katie Weir Tackling Educational Inequality: A Data Analytics ApproachNathan HughesThames Valley Violence Reduction UnitSheffieldkweir1@sheffield.ac.uk
Keiran SuchakPredictive Data Analytics for Urban DynamicsNick MallesonLeeds City CouncilLeedsmm15ks@leeds.ac.uk
Krasen SamardzhievA Topological Data Analysis of Big Spatio-Temporal Urban DataDani Arribas-Bel CartoLiverpoolkrasensam@gmail.com
Laura Pemberton
Assisted by AI: Attitudes and Understanding Nikolay Mehandjiev BTManchesterlaura.pemberton@student.manchester.ac.uk
Lena KilianSpatial Energy FootprintsAnne OwenArupLeedsgylk@leeds.ac.uk
Lucy NelsonA Digital Twin of Future Inclusive and Decarbonised Public Transportation ServicesOlga GkountounaLiverpool City Region Combined Authority Liverpool
Luis Ross PerezIntegrating data and simulation towards a mobility services decision support systemNuno PintoTransport for Greater ManchesterManchesterLuis.RossPerez@postgrad.manchester.ac.uk
Maria GalazoulaCan food purchase data inform us about food intake, food security and food sustainability?Janet CadeDietary Assessment Ltd.Leedsgy16mg@leeds.ac.uk
Maria Ibarra Gutierrez
Using data analytics to understand pension accumulation
Debora Price
NEST
Manchestermariafernanda.ibarragutierrez@postgrad.manchester.ac.uk
Maryam AliAdvancing the Use of Administrative Data in Official StatisticsNatalie ShlomoONSManchestermaryam.ali-2@postgrad.manchester.ac.uk 
Matthew HowardRegional Inequity of Financial Vulnerabilities and Indebtedness over TimeCaitlin RobinsonRegistry TrustLiverpoolsgmhowar@liv.ac.uk
Maya Middleton-WelchUnderstanding the Supply and Demand for Citizens AdviceMark GreenCitizens AdviceLiverpoolmaya.middleton-welch@liverpool.ac.uk
Melanie GreenAutomating detailed urban data extraction from high resolution aerial imageryDani Arribas-Bel Ordnance SurveyLiverpoolm.o.green@liverpool.ac.uk
Mira KenzhebayDetecting Population and Built Environment Change from Space and their Impacts on Buried Utility AssetsJeremiah NievesMGISSLiverpool
Mushtahid SalamPiloting digital approaches to evaluate population level change in wellbeing behavioursJames EvansBuro HappoldManchestermdmushtahid.salam@postgrad.manchester.ac.uk
Nastazja LaskowskiData anonymisation and data privacy for clinical trial dataMark ElliotRocheManchesternastazja.laskowski@postgrad.manchester.ac.uk
Natalie RoseWeather and the Impact on High Street RetailLes Dolega High Street RetailerLiverpoolsgnrose@liverpool.ac.uk
Nathan Khadaroo-Mccheyne
Citizen Data Science for Public Good
Reka Solymosi
Open Data Manchester CIC
Manchesternathan.khadaroo@postgrad.manchester.ac.uk
Nikos PatiasScalable Analytical Framework for Spatio-temporal Data AnalysisFrancisco Rowe Ordnance SurveyLiverpoolN.Patias@liverpool.ac.uk
Noelyn OnahUsing data analytics to explore the connection and impact of social science and economics in the world of healthcareRichard Allmendinger International Burn Injury Database/NHS Medical Data Solutions and ServicesManchesterchimdimma.onah@postgrad.manchester.ac.uk
Oliver BeatsonEvaluating the merits of Survey and Observational Data in National Election StudiesRachel GibsonYouGovManchesterOliver.beatson@postgrad.manchester.ac.uk
Olivia HorsefieldImproving estimates of the relative risk of night-time economy (NTE) violence by integrating new forms of dataCarly Lightowlers Merseyside PoliceLiverpoolO.J.Horsefield@liverpool.ac.uk 
Patrick BallantyneGlobal Retail Centres and their CompositionPaul WilliamsonGeolytixLiverpoolpatrickballantyne24@gmail.com
Rhiannon ThomasData Analytical Approach to Crime Prevention and Resource Allocation Nathan HughesSouth Yorkshire PoliceSheffieldrthomas6@sheffield.ac.uk
Rhiannon Williams
Tackling Homelessness in the UK: A Data Analytics Approach
Gwilym Pryce
ShelterSheffieldrswilliams2@sheffield.ac.uk
Ridda Ali
Whole systems approach to obesity
Mark Gilthorpe
MoreLife
Leedsgyral@leeds.ac.uk
Rifny RachmanAdaptive AI Decision Agents for Holistic Supply Chain Optimisation: Merging Societal and Business ObjectivesRichard AllmendingerPeak AI LtdManchester
Ron Bar-AdDigital twinning for urban evaluation: the cases of Belval and ManchesterNuno PintoLISER Luxembourg Institute of Social and Economic ResearchManchesterron.bar-ad@postgrad.manchester.ac.uk
Ruth NevillePredicting demand for UK HE within the global HE marketAlex SingletonUCASLiverpoolRuth.Neville@liverpool.ac.uk
Ryan UrquhartEnhancing network and location planning methods for grocery retail e-commerceAndy NewingMajor supermarketLeedsbn16rju@leeds.ac.uk
Sedar OlmezCan machine learning techniques be adopted in agent-based models to aide in the development of better human decision-making?Alison HeppenstallThe Alan Turing InstituteLeedsgysol@leeds.ac.uk
Shivani SickotraAdvancing Economic Development in Sheffield City Region: A Data Analytics ApproachGwilym PryceSheffield City RegionSheffieldssickotra1@sheffield.ac.uk
Sian TeesdaleThe urban analytics of “human weather” form and forecastAlex Singleton esri and HERELiverpools.e.teesdale@liverpool.ac.uk
Sophie Morrison Patterns of Engagement: Commonalities and Distinctions Within Arts Attendance Online and In-PersonMark TaylorThe Audience AgencySheffieldsrmorrison1@sheffield.ac.uk
Susannah PhilpSensing Dynamic Retail EnvironmentsLes DolegaLocal Data CompanyLiverpoolS.Philp@liverpool.ac.uk
Tao WenData Analytics for Addressing Fake News and Deepfakes in Social NetworksYu-wang ChenFujitsu UKManchestertao.wen@postgrad.manchester.ac.uk
Thomas CunninghamA spatial analysis approach to estimate child labour prevalence and determinantsNuno Pinto HACEManchesterthomas.cunningham-2@postgrad.manchester.ac.uk
Vicki JennesonEvaluation of consumer transactions as a source of dietary consumption informationMichelle MorrisMajor SupermarketLeedsfs10vl@leeds.ac.uk
Xitong DaiTo Eat or Not to Eat Meat: The role of social influence, identity and social network on individual’s dietary choiceJiaqi GeVegetarian SocietyLeedsps20xd@leeds.ac.uk