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Mark

Briers



Programme Director, The Alan Turing Institute

Honorary Senior Lecturer, Imperial College London


London, United Kingdom

         mark.briers at cantab.net

Bio

 

Programme Director at The Alan Turing Institute.

Honorary Senior Lecturer at Imperial College London.

Royal Statistical Society Council member.

Alumni of Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851, Industrial Fellowship Award.

17 years industrial experience.

Former Professor, Cranfield University.

PhD in Information Engineering, Cambridge University.

 

Publications

Research Interests

 

  • Bayesian inference
  • Monte Carlo methods
  • Probabilistic programming
  • Big data

 

Applications include cyber security, tracking, finance and bioinformatics.

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Teaching


  • Statistical methods for Big Data,

              MSc module

         Imperial College London


  • Introduction to Data Science,

              MSc module

          email to request information


  • Big Data: Tools and Statistical methods,

         email to request information




Recent Work

 

           Blog, August 2020

           Technical roadmap for the UK's                 contact tracing app

 

https://www.turing.ac.uk/blog/technical-roadmap-uks-contract-tracing-app-functionality

Mark Briers

 

Research leader in applied statistics.