Institute of Work Psychology (IWP)
Dr E Girei, Dr Diane Burns
Applications accepted all year round
This research proposal is about partnership between Northern NGOs (NNGOs) and Southern NGOs (SNGOs) and management knowledge. Here, management is meant a broad concept, generally referring to how things are done within organisations.
Sports officials’ (referees and umpires) decisions can have a big impact upon the outcome of games. However, our understanding of the processes that officials employ to make quick and accurate decisions is only still in its infancy.
The goal of this research program – which involves theoretical analysis and numerical simulations -- is to apply fundamental results and recent developments (to which the supervisors significantly contributed) of dynamical system theory to enhance our ability to predict the future evolution of complex and chaotic dynamical systems -- such as weather and climate systems.