Publications


  • Thompson R.N., Thompson C.P., Pelerman O., Gupta S., Obolski U. Increased frequency of travel may act to decrease the chance of a global pandemic (2018) bioRxiv (Preprint available here)
  • Suffert F., Thompson R.N. Some reasons why the latent period should not always be considered constant over the course of a plant disease epidemic (2018) Plant Pathol. (Available here)
  • Somveille M., Firth J.A., Aplin L.M., Farine D.R., Sheldon B.C., Thompson R.N. Movement and conformity interact to establish local behavioural traditions in animal populations (2018) bioRxiv (Preprint available here)
  • Obolski U., Gori A., Lourenco J., Thompson C., Thompson R.N., French N., Heyderman R., Gupta S. Identifying Streptococcus pneumoniae genes associated with invasive disease using pangenome-based whole genome sequence typing (2018) bioRxiv (Preprint available here)
  • Thompson R.N., Hart W.S. Effect of confusing symptoms and infectiousness on forecasting and control of Ebola outbreaks (2018) Clin. Inf. Dis., ciy248 (Available here)
  • Obolski U., Lourenço J., Thompson C., Thompson R.N., Gori A., Gupta S. Vaccination can drive an increase in frequencies of antibiotic resistance among non-vaccine serotypes of Streptococcus pneumoniae (2018) Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., 201718712 (Available here)
  • Thompson, R.N., Gilligan, C.A. and Cunniffe, N.J. Control fast or control smart: when should invading pathogens be controlled? (2018) PLoS Comp. Biol., 14:e1006014 (Available here)
  • Raghwani J., Thompson R.N., Koelle K. Selection on non-antigenic gene segments of seasonal influenza A virus and its impact on adaptive evolution (2017) Virus Evol., 3:vex034 (Available here)
  • Kraemer, M.U.G., Faria, N.R., Reiner Jr., R.C., Golding, N., Nikolay, B., Stasse, S., Johansson, M.A., Salje, H., Faye, O., Wint, G.R.W., Niedrig, M., Shearer, F.M., Hill, S.C., Thompson, R.N., Bisanzio, D., Taveira, N., Nax, H.H., Pradelski, B.S.R., Nsoesie, E.O., Murphy, N.R., Bogoch, I.I., Khan, K., Brownstein, J.S., Tatem, A.J., de Oliveira, T., Smith, D.L., Sall, A., Pybus, O.G., Hay, S.I., Cauchemez, S. Spread of yellow fever virus outbreak in Angola and the Democratic Republic of the Congo 2015–16: a modelling study (2017) Lancet Inf. Dis., 17:330-338 (Available here)
  • Thompson, R.N., Gilligan, C.A. and Cunniffe, N.J. Detecting presymptomatic infection is necessary to forecast major epidemics in the earliest stages of infectious disease outbreaks (2016) PLoS Comp. Biol., 12:e1004836 (Available here)
  • Thompson, R.N., Cobb, R.C., Gilligan, C.A. and Cunniffe, N.J. Management of invading pathogens should be informed by epidemiology rather than administrative boundaries (2016) Ecol. Model., 324:28-32 (Available here)
  • Thompson, R.N., Yates, C.A. and Baker, R.E. Modelling cell migration and adhesion during development (2012) Bull. Math. Biol., 74:2793-2809 (Available here)
  • Tappin, S.J., Howard, T.A., Hampson, M.M., Thompson, R.N. and Burns, C.E. On the autonomous detection of coronal mass ejections in heliospheric imager data (2012) J. Geophys. Res., 117:A05103 (Available here)