Study level

  • Honours
  • Vacation research experience scheme

Faculty/School

Topic status

We're looking for students to study this topic.

Research centre

Supervisors

Dr Matthew Adams
Position
Research Fellow (DECRA)
Division / Faculty
Faculty of Science
Professor Matthew Simpson
Position
Professor
Division / Faculty
Faculty of Science

Overview

In this project, we will explore uncertainty quantification in mathematical ecology via a number of different methods. The project will involve application to ecological dynamics in the Great Barrier Reef.

Research activities

  • Develop new simulation algorithms.
  • Estimate model parameters.
  • Examine parameter identifiability using a number of approaches.

Outcomes

  • New software.
  • New mathematical insights.
  • Write a paper to be published in the scientific literature.

Skills and experience

  • Competency in programming.
  • Experience in modelling with differential equations.

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Contact

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