Dr Jill Collins is a Research Fellow/Health Economist in the School of Life and Health Sciences working on the Extra Care project with Aston University.
Research interests and projects include:
Mathematical modelling of “real life” systems using computer simulation. Needs analysis and projections based on dynamic populations.
Statistical exploration of well-being and health indicators.
Trend identification and analysis of socio-demographic data using Geographic Information Systems (GIS).
Non-linear Optimisation Techniques and Finite Element Analysis (FEA).