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David Robertson

Professor David Robertson


Dave Robertson is Chair of Applied Logic at the University of Edinburgh, working on formal methods for coordination and knowledge sharing in distributed, open systems using ubiquitous internet and mobile infrastructures.  His recent work develops these ideas for social computation.

Methods from his group have also been applied to other areas such as astronomy, simulation of consumer behaviour and emergency response but his main application focus is on medicine and healthcare. To this end, he works with members of the Farr Institute to develop more effective methods of medical data sharing and healthcare data analytics.


Participated Role
International Travel Grants: Panel 1
2011 to 2013 Member
2011 to 2016 Member
Commonwealth Science Conference Grants Committee
2016 to 2017 Member
2017 to 2019 Member
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