Matthew Craven

Artificial Intelligence. Machine Learning. Nonlinear optimisation. Operational Research. Cryptology. High Performance Computing. Financial mathematics.

Matthew is a Lecturer of Applied Mathematics at Plymouth. His research is interdisciplinary across simulation, financial mathematics, cryptology, AI (combinatorial optimisation and machine learning), high-performance computing and visualisation. He has been involved with collaborative projects in the UK, Germany and Japan and several grant applications in the applications of mathematics to cybersecurity, regularly contributing to top conferences such as GECCO and EVOSTAR. He is the PI for the Plymouth University NVIDIA GPU Research Center (a poster produced is available here), which is now named the Plymouth GPU Research Centre, and extensively utilises the High Performance Computing facility at the university. Matthew is the Programme Manager for the six Foundation Year programmes in the School of Computing, Electronics and Mathematics. His responsibilities also extend to admissions tutor, senior personal tutor and stage tutor. He is also a Disability Champion for the School, and is also a Mental Health Champion.