Software eventually and necessarily gained the same respect as any other discipline
- Margaret Hamilton, Director of MIT Instrumentation
I am very computer literate with expertise in a wide range of software, much of which has been self-taught. Key software packages that I am versatile with include:
POLTIPS Tidal Prediction
QGIS and ArcGIS
Advanced user. Self-taught. Versed in a variety of R packages including the tidyVerse. Competent in complex analytical techniques including non-linear mixed effects models, hierarchical models, generalised linear models (GLMs), generalised additive models (GAMs), and Hidden Markov Models (HMMs). Experienced in use of data sorting, visualisation and transformation.
Advanced user. Self-taught.
This website has been built solely by myself using weebly's online editing tools
Intermediate user. Self-taught. Used to model the hydrodynamic drag of animal tracking devices.
Advanced user. Self-taught. Used to programme and diagnose animal tracking devices.
Advanced user. Self-taught. Reference managing software.
Novice user. Self-taught. Computer-aided design software for 3D mechanical design. Used to design biologging devices.
Intermediate user. Self-taught. Computer-aided design software for 3D mechanical design. Used design biologging devices.
Advanced user. Self-taught. Versed in all software functions, produce intricate graphical visualisations and run statistical analyses.
Advanced user. Alternate statistical software for complex analysis and data manipulation. Learnt from undergraduate degree.
Novice user. Self-taught. Mapping of animal tracks using GPS coordinates.
Advanced user. Comprehensive knowledge of Office packages. Expert Excel user for data sorting and miscellaneous functions.
Advanced user. Daily Diary Multi-Trace Software: Swansea University’s own in-house software for examining dive profiles and parameters