Paul Harris

Senior Research Scientist - Eco-Informatics Science
Sustainable Agriculture Sciences North Wyke
North Wyke


Research themes

Ø Statistical and data mining methods for quality control of large, multivariate, spatio-temporal environmental data sets

Ø Spatial/spatio-temporal statistics; geostatistics; geographically weighted (GW) models

Ø Methodological advances in robust and non-robust spatially-varying parameter models

Ø Development of R statistical packages for above themes (see GWmodel on CRAN)

Ø Analyses of agricultural, marine, ecological, environmental, socio-economic and population data

Ø Statistical modelling of remote sensing, crowd-sourced, land cover and land use data

Ø Visualisation


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Rothamsted Research - North Wyke, Okehampton, Devon, EX20 2SB
Past Projects
Principal Investigator
  • Modelling & managing critical zone relationships between soil, water & ecosystem processes across the Loess Plateau
  • The North Wyke Farm Platform
  • *Grassland Ecosystem Tool (GEST)
  • Pasture for Africa: Earth Observation to deliver solutions for African livestock farmers (jt Barefoot Lightning) IPP short study


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