Using agent based models to look at ecosystem-based or integrated management of oceans and coastal zones
Modelling natural resource production and use for assessment of sustainability.
Network ABMS in solar technology adoption in households
Distributed cooperative and collaborative Autonomous Vehicle Control
are related to interoperability and conflation models in geospatial analysis and integrated modelling applications, particularly in the context of spatial data infrastructures such as GEOSS. This translates to a focus on geospatial statistics, geospatial patterns, outbreak detection and geospatial data mining in general, but also to data quality and uncertainty propagation principles in relation to geoworkflows connected to/using web services. Didier’s research centres on environmental agro-ecological geospatial models, and public health and spatial epidemiology applications. (see website)
Quantitative research in economics.
Adapting Agents on Evolving Networks: An evolutionary game theory approach
Researcher in sustainable production and consumption, the service economy, energy markets, and electricity balancing mechanisms.