Thom Rawson

Research Assistant

Thom is a mathematician and data scientist whose research has involved multiple mathematical modelling strategies to combating food-borne and vector-borne diseases. He has most recently worked with the Food Standards Agency on modelling ongoing Salmonella outbreaks. Thom has joined the team from the University's Mathematical Ecology Research Group to help process the influx of COVID-19 data and apply stochastic modelling frameworks to help understand the spread of the disease.