Monthly Archives: February 2015

Revised REF rankings tables

Revised REF rankings tables In my analysis of the Impact of Impact I showed that due to the different scatters in the three different subprofiles in REF 2014 (Output, Impact and Environment) the effective weights in Grade Point Averages were … Continue reading

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Biting the bullet

I’ve finally bowed to peer pressure and dusted down my wordpress blog site established about four years ago but never used. Thanks to Charlotte and  Jillian for their encouragement.

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Astronomy and Dementia Diagnosis

Liz Ford and I went to London yesterday to try and pitch our plans to use astronomical data analysis techniques to try and help GPs diagnose dementia.  Fortunately, this coincided with an article on the Today program with Professor June … Continue reading

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The Impact of Impact

 The Impact of Impact I wrote the following article to explore how Impact in the Research Excellence Framework 2014 (REF2014) affected the average scores of departments (and hence rankings). This produced a “league table” of how strongly impact affected different … Continue reading

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