Publications and Awards



  • Aberystwyth University Research Fund 2016
    Extracting exciting commercially exploitable enzymes from metagenomic data sets
    Co-authored £4,500 grant to cover lab and sequencing costs for proof of concept of my PhD algorithm.
  • Aberystwyth University Doctoral Career Development Scholarship
    PhD fees and stipend awarded by competition


  • Best Poster
    2016 Annual IMPACS PhD Conference
    Aberystwyth University. Institute of Mathematics, Physics and Computer Science
  • Runner-Up Poster
    Excellence with Impact Poster Presentation
    Aberystwyth University. Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences
  • Best Student Presentation
    2014 Student Symposium on Computational Biology and Life Sciences, Cardiff
  • Best Minor Dissertation Project 2014
    Aberystwyth University. Department of Computer Science
  • 2012 O.L. Davies Prize in Statistics
    Aberystwyth University. Department of Mathematics
    Awarded to the undergraduate student with the best performance in Statistics in memory of the Professor Owen L. Davies