Research interests: smart tourism, hospitality and the economy; online platforms and big data to support various collaborative consumption models pertaining to tourists' accommodation, transportation and activities and respective implications for sustainability.
Research interests: infrastructure systems such as transport and utility networks, which are spatially-distributed and encounter a range of hazards during their service; measures that can be taken in a timely manner to improve systems resilience and that of the communities which depend upon them.
Research interests: pricing and arbitrage of accounting information and the extent to which inefficient expectations about fundamentals lead to stock return predictability; identifying how markets react to other information.
Research interests: sustainable employment ranging from recruiting and retaining skilled staff to sufficient quality employment being available for individuals with a range of skills, and based in diverse regions; smart networks may be extremely helpful to a sustainable working environment and business overall.
Research interests: Smart Cities, Urban Analytics, Behavioural Operations Research.
Research interests: organisational boundaries; project working and project management; strategic thinking and strategic planning; technology management; ICT management and strategy; product management; industrial/B2B marketing.
Research interests: common ownership to manage property resources in a sustainable way.
Dr Martin Homer, School of Computer Science, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, and Engineering Mathematics
Research interests: to what extent can the tools of complex systems research be extended from the natural to the social domain.
Research interests: to support SNSF group with public engagement and offer networking opportunities to existing and future projects.
Research interests: exploring who/what comprise particular networks and to what purpose in marketing and pedagogy.
Research interests: Housing Law and Policy; Administrative Law; Regulation and Risk; Social Theory.
Research interests: understanding how digital advertising networks can operate to secure a sustainable future for both advertising and the content it funds.
Research interests: energy and climate service business models; energy and climate policy; sustainability.
Research interests: sustainability; smart cities and digital innovation; networks and system thinking.
Research interests: the design characteristics for digital service interactions; creating sustainable business models and processes.
Research interests: interested in rural economies that tend to be ignored but which suffer from unseen economic inequalities and particular challenges in building resilience against, for example, flooding.
Research interests: empirical studies of 'regulatees' engagement with social media and the extent to which this links people up and contribute (or not) to better environmental regulation (e.g. fishermen sharing information on Twitter); also, to investigate whether the right to environmental information is fulfilled via social media.
Research interests: non-convex optimisation for avoidance constraints; robust model predictive control; applying optimisation in real time; distributed optimisation and control; enabling cooperation across large teams of vehicles.
Lawrence Sayer, School of Computer Science, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, and Engineering Maths
Research interests: radio propagation modelling for ‘5G’ applications and some of the wider sociological/ethical/legal issues surrounding the technology.
Research interests: data-driven strategies, digital and social networks, big data and analytics in modern operations management and marketing.
Dr Sean Shiels, Research and Enterprise Development, University of Bristol
Research interests: life cycle assessment within socially intelligent decision making processes; horizon scanning to inform strategy development and implementation; climate change mitigation; resilience and reporting.
Research interests: fintech; consumer behaviour; digital marketing; sustainability.
Research interests: business via digital, physical and social networks; new models of innovation for industrial sustainability.
Research interests: the internationalisation of oil and gas firms and the institutional risks, hazards and uncertainties which they experience in host countries around the world; sustainable investments in the extractive industry, in particular how international oil companies could help the countries in which they operate achieve the sustainable development goals (SDGs).
Research interests: market-based accounting, textual analysis and natural language processing; corporate disclosures and information intermediaries.
Research interests: long-term sustainability of health systems implementing smarter, more cost-effective care provision, with care pathways designed and delivered across organisational boundaries.
Research interests: emergence of Mission-Led Business; the way that social end environmental networks develop and influence business in the region.
Research interests: new marketing applications in the technological era and big data; a more integrated approach to the delivery of services.
Fred Wiffen, School of Computer Science, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, and Engineering Mathematics
Research interests: the intersection of engineering with the social science disciplines.
Research interests: social capital for better business performance and the importantance of connections to provide support for growth from multiple sources; the role of big data for shaping connections, creating synergies and sustainable futures.