People Professor David De Roure
Director, Oxford e-Research Centre and Oxford Martin Senior Fellow, Oxford Martin School
Professor of e-Research
Focused on advancing digital scholarship, David has worked closely with multiple disciplines including bioinformatics (in silico experimentation), chemistry (smart labs), environmental science (sensor networks), social sciences (social statistics, behavioural interventions and social machines) and digital humanities (computational musicology). He has an extensive background in distributed computing, Web, Linked Data and social computing, runs the myexperiment.org social website for sharing scientific workflows and promotes new forms of scholarly communication. David has been closely involved in the UK e-Science programme and is chair of the UK e-Science Forum.