Dr Paul Northrop

Position Senior Lecturer
Phone (external) 020 7679 1869
Phone (internal) 41869
Email(*) p.northrop
Personal webpage http://www.homepages.ucl.ac.uk/~ucakpjn/
Themes Stochastic Modelling and Time Series

* @ucl.ac.uk

Biographical Details

Paul Northrop

Paul has been a lecturer at University College London since 2005. He was awarded a PhD in Statistics from University College London in 1996 for a thesis on the spatial-temporal modelling of rainfall processes and extended this work as a NERC postdoctoral research fellow at University College London and Imperial College. He was a Departmental Lecturer in the Department of Statistics at the University of Oxford from 1999 to 2005.

Research Interests

Development and application of stochastic models for spatial-temporal rainfall processes; inference for complex stochastic processes; modelling of extreme values; applications in hydrology and climatology.

Selected publications

  • Maul, P., Robinson, P. C. and Northrop, P. J. (2011) Statistical Modelling of Graphite BrickCracking in Advanced Gas-Cooled Reactors. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series C(Applied Statistics), 60(3), 1-15.
  • Northrop, P. J. (2011) Threshold modelling of spatially-dependent non-stationary extremeswith application to hurricane-induced wave heights. Environmetrics (with discussion). To appear.

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