Matthew is part of Cohort 1 and works with IBM. Matthew's research focuses on implementing numerical Bayesian techniques (specifically Particle Filters and SMC Samplers) at scale on distributed computing environments. He has an MSc Big Data and High-Performance Computing and completed a BA Business Economics and Financial Management.
Ben is part of Cohort 2 and works with Dstl. Ben's research focuses on Scheduling Space Surveillance. He graduated with an MPhys Astrophysics degree.
Elinor is part of Cohort 2 and works with Leonardo. Elinor's research focuses on improving the ability to detect faint objects in, for example, radar data . She has a background in Physics and Computer Science.