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Dr Carlos Lamas Fernández 

Research Fellow in Operational Research / Advanced Analytics

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Dr Carlos Lamas Fernández is a Research Fellow in Operational Research / Advanced Analytics at the University of Southampton.

Carlos is a Research Fellow in NIHR ARC Wessex, currently working in the area of Workforce and Health Systems. He completed his PhD in Operational Research in the Southampton Business School in 2018. Prior to that, he had worked as scientific developer at ETH Zurich.

In his research, Carlos is interested in using optimisation techniques in areas such as health care, transportation and logistics. He has developed both heuristic and exact methods for cutting and packing, vehicle routing and facility location problems.

His most recent work is related to improving the routing and scheduling for teams of community nurses, and to finding efficient locations for networks of C-reactive protein point of care tests.

Research interests

Operational Research

Research Projects

Improving community health care logistics using Operational Research

Research group

Health Work and Systems

Affiliate research groups

Health Work, CORMSIS, ARC Wessex

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Dr Carlos Lamas Fernández
Health Sciences, Student Office, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton. SO17 1BJ

Room Number: 2/5023

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