#

Chris Sherlock

I am a lecturer in statistics at Lancaster University.

**Teaching** (2013-14): MATH230 (Probability) and MATH550 (Statistics in Practice). Teaching page.
**Admin** (2013-14): Tutor for the MSc in Statistics. From 2007 to 2012 I was Admissions Tutor for the MSc in Statistics.

## Research

My research
interests include **Markov Chain Monte Carlo** (theory and methodology), **Markov jump processes** and **diffusions**,
**hidden Markov Models** and **spatial statistics**.
Here are my
publications.
Here is the page for the Lancaster University computational statistics group.

## Other

*Pseudo-marginal MCMC* is a very exciting area at the moment - here is a simple explanation.

During my PhD I found out a little about
particle
filters. Here is an introduction
to the SIR and ASIR filters - an explanation for beginners.

Click here for a potted career history,
and here for other stuff.

last updated 4th Oct 2013