Dr Trevor Moffiet

Conjoint Lecturer

School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences (Statistics)

Career Summary

Biography

 

Industrial Research (metallurgical processes, physical metallurgy),

Statistical Consultant (Industry, Academia),

Academic Research (Remote Sensing, Statistics,  Energy Efficiency of Housing, tobacco smoking trends modelling)

Development of a remote sensing index set called Principal Polar Spectral Indices: Principal Polar Spectral Brightness, Greenness & Wetness  (PPSB, PPSG & PPSW)

Development of a metric (index) to characterise the thermal performance of a buildings walling system.

Assist the World Health Organisation and Tokyo university with modelling tobacco smoking trends. 

Development of the World Health Organisation's (WHO's)"Interactive Smoking Projection Tool" (ISPT) to assist with tobacco control target setting and the projection of possible gains in lives saved through implementation of MPOWER intervention initiatives. 




Qualifications

  • PhD, University of Newcastle
  • Bachelor of Science (Metallurgy), University of Newcastle
  • Graduate Diploma in Education, University of Newcastle
  • Graduate Diploma in Mathematical Studies, University of Newcastle

Keywords

  • Bivariate relationship modelling
  • Bounded space modelling
  • Excel tool development
  • Foliage cover modelling
  • Landsat
  • Lidar
  • Remote Sensing
  • Statistical consulting
  • Statistical modelling
  • Tobacco trends modelling

Fields of Research

Code Description Percentage
010401 Applied Statistics 100

Professional Experience

Academic appointment

Dates Title Organisation / Department
1/05/1982 - 1/10/1989 Teacher NSW Department of Education
High School
Australia

Professional appointment

Dates Title Organisation / Department
1/10/1989 - 1/07/2002 Process Improvement coordinator OneSteel
Process improvement
Australia
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Dr Trevor Moffiet

Positions

Conjoint Lecturer
Statistics
School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences
Faculty of Science

Senior Research Assistant
Statistics
School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences
Faculty of Science

Focus area

Statistics

Contact Details

Email trevor.moffiet@newcastle.edu.au
Phone (02) 4921 7428
Fax (02) 4921 6898 (Faculty Sc & IT)

Office

Room V.237
Building Mathematics Building
Location Callaghan
University Drive
Callaghan, NSW 2308
Australia
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