SCIENCE

Dr PAUL HARRIS

Project Leader - North Wyke Farm Platform

Sustainable Agriculture Sciences

BIOGRAPHY

Paul has a number of research themes: spatial/spatio-temporal statistics, geostatistics and geographically weighted (GW) models; development of R statistical packages for above themes (see GWmodel on CRAN); analyses of agricultural, marine, ecological, environmental and socio-economic data; analyses of remote sensing, crowd-sourced, land cover and land use data; hybridisation of agri-process-based models with statistical models; statistical and data mining methods for quality control of large, multivariate, spatio-temporal environmental data sets; visualisation; methodological development in robust, non-stationary and scale-dependent statistical models.

CONTACT DETAILS

EMAIL:
paul.harris@rothamsted.ac.uk

    TEL:

    +44 (0) 1837 512 335

      ADDRESS:

      North Wyke, Okehampton, Devon, EX20 2SB

        PROFESSIONAL PLATFORMS

        ASSOCIATED WEBSITES

        Science project

        • Developing metrics and use of long term datasets in grassland systems
        • Modelling and managing critical zone relationships between soil, water and ecosystem processes across the Loess Plateau

        PhD project

        • Statistical analysis of extremes in the measured and simulated fine-resolution temporal data sets from the North Wyke Farm Platform
        • Remote sensing of grassland condition and responses to environmental stress

        QUALIFICATIONS

        • 2009 - PhD Geography (Non-stationary Geostatistics), University of Newcastle, UK
        • 1996 - MSc Environmental Geostatistics, University of Leeds, UK
        • 1989 - BSc (Joint Hons.) Mathematics & Statistics, University of London (Goldsmiths), UK