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Research Profile

Dr Robin
Crockett

Reader - Data Analysis

Faculty of Arts, Science and Technology

  • Education

    • 06/1981 BA. (Honours), Electrical Sciences; Sidney Sussex College, University of Cambridge.
    • 02/1985 MA; Sidney Sussex College, University of Cambridge.
    • 11/1985 PhD. Electrostatic Damage to Semiconductor Devices. University of Southampton.
    • 06/1994 MSc. Energy Conservation and the Environment. Cranfield University.
    • 06/1995 MPhil. Energy System Modelling. Cranfield University.

    Experience

    • 09/1994 – 02/1995 Research Officer, Department of Applied Energy, School of Mechanical Engineering, Cranfield University.
    • 10/1985 – 12/1988 Post-Doctoral Research Assistant, Polymer Physics Group, Physics Department, QMUL, University of London.
    • 04/1985 – 09/1985 Post-Doctoral Research Assistant, Electronics & Electrical Engineering Department, University of Glasgow.
    • 01/1982 – 12/1984 Research Assistant, Electrical Engineering Department, University of Southampton.

    Professional Memberships / Qualifications

    • 01/1995 CPhys, MInstP: Member of the Institute of Physics (IOP)
    • 02/2000 CMath, MIMA: Member of the Institute of Mathematics & its Applications (IMA)
    • 11/2004 CSci: Science Council / Institute of Physics
    • 04/2007 American Geophysical Union (AGU)
    • 09/2008 European Geosciences Union (EGU)
    • 01/2011 R Foundation
    • 07/2013 Analysts Informal Working Group (AIWG)

    Committee Memberships

    • Professors and Readers Forum
    • Science Research Degrees Board
    • School of Science and Technology Research and Enterprise Committee
    • Environmental Management Board of Studies
    • Environmental Science Board of Studies
    • Examination/Progression Boards
    • Field Chair, Mathematics
    • Senior School Academic Misconduct Officer, School of Science and Technology
    • ENV2036 – Research Methods
    • ENV4101 – Environmental Science Dissertation
    • ENV4102 – Environmental Science Dissertation
    • ENV4103 – Environmental Science Dissertation
    • ENV4107 – Environmental Science Dissertation
    • ENVM002 – Research Methods
    • ENVM003 – Applied Project
    • ENVM026 – Sustainable Urban Environments
    • ENVM010 – Energy Resource Management
    • ENVM011 – Environmental Management Research Thesis Supervision
    • Research Student Supervision
    • Bespoke Training on R computational statistics software
  • Roles and Posts

    • Honorary (Visiting) Research Associate, CEESR, Kingston University
    • Leader, R Users and Data Exploration Group
    • Deputy Director, Radon Research Group
    • Co-ordinator, University Radon Network
    • 2009 onwards, Session Convenor, EGU (Annual) General Assemblies
    • 09/2010 onwards, Scientific Secretary (Short Courses), EGU Natural Hazards Division

    Activity and Interests

    • Radon
    • Tidal geophysical phenomena
    • Development of novel techniques for data analysis
    • Climate indices, standardised precipitation indices
  • For publications, projects, datasets, research interests and activities, view Robin Crockett’s research profile on Pure, the University of Northampton’s Research Explorer.