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Dr William WintManaging Director, ERGO

William Wint is Managing Director of the Environmental Research Group (ERGO) and a Senior Departmental Research Associate. He has a range of interests including community ecology, data acquisition and management, and spatial modelling, particularly of disease vectors and their hosts, as well as livestock and other agricultural parameters.

Selected Publications

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.A., Pybus, O.G., Hay, S.I. and Cauchemez, S. (2016). Spread of yellow fever virus outbreak in Angola and the Democratic Republic Congo 2015-2016: a modelling study. Lancet Infectious Diseases, : 10.1016/S1473-3099(16)30513-8 DOI

Kraemer, M.U.G., Hay, S.I., Pigott, D.M., Smith, D.L., Wint, G.R.W. and Golding, N. (2016). Progress and challenges in infectious disease cartography. Trends in Parasitology, 32 (1) : 19-29 DOI

Jänisch, T., Junghanss, T., Wills, B., Brady, O.J., Eckerle, I., Farlow, A., Hay, S.I., McCall, P.J, Messina, J.P., Ofula, V., Sall, A.A., Sakuntabhai, A., Velayudhan, R., Wint, G.R., Zeller, H., Margolis, H.S., Sankoh, O. &Dengue in Africa Study Group (2014). Dengue expansion in Africa - not recognized or not happening? Emerging Infectious Diseases, : 10.3201/eid2010.140487 DOI

Gilbert, M., Golding, N., Zhou, H., Wint, G.R.W., Robinson, T.P., Tatem, A.J., Lai, S., Zhou, S., Jiang, H., Guo, D., Huang, Z., Messina, J.P., Xiao, X., Linard, C., Van Boeckel, T.P., Martin, V., Bhatt, S., Gething, P.W., Farrar, J.J., Hay, S.I. and Hongjie, Y. (2014). Predicting the risk of avian influenza A H7N9 infection in live-poultry markets across Asia. Nature Communications, 5 : 4116 DOI

Robinson, T.P., Wint, G.R.W., Conchedda, G., Van Boeckel, T.P., Ercoli, V., Palamara, E., Cinardi, G., D'Aietti, L., Hay, S.I. and Gilbert, M. (2014). Mapping the global distribution of livestock. Public Library of Science One, 9 (5) : e96084 DOI

Bhatt, S., Gething, P.W., Brady, O.J., Messina, J.P., Farlow, A.W., Moyes, C.L, Drake J.M., Brownstein, J.S., Hoen, A.G., Sankoh, O., Myers, M.F., George, D.B., Jaenisch, T., Wint, G.R.W., Simmons, C.P., Scott, T.W., Farrar, J.J. and Hay, S.I. (2013). The global distribution and burden of dengue. Nature, 496 (7446) : 504-507. DOI

Horby, P., Tatem, A.J., Huang, Z., Gilbert, M., Robinson, T.P., Wint, G.R.W., Hayden, F.G., van Vinh Chau, N., Shindo, N., Carson, G., Gao, Z., Hongjie, Y., Hay, S.I. and Farrar, J. (2013). H7N9 is a virus worth worrying about. Nature, 496 (7446) : 399. PDF

Scharlemann, J.P.W., Benz, D., Hay, S.I., Purse, B.V., Tatem, A.J., Wint, G.R.W. &Rogers, D.J. (2008). Global data for ecology and epidemiology: a novel algorithm for temporal Fourier processing MODIS data. Public Library of Science One, 3 (1) : e1408. DOI

Wint, G.R.W., Robinson, T.P., Bourn, D.M., Durr, P., Hay, S.I., Randolph, S.E. and Rogers, D.J. (2002). Mapping bovine tuberculosis in Great Britain using environmental data. Trends in Microbiology, 10 (10) : 441-444. DOI

Brooker, S., Hay, S.I., Issae, W., Hall, A., Kihamia, C.M., Lwambo, N.J.S., Wint, W., Rogers, D.J. and Bundy, D.A.P. (2001). Predicting the distribution of urinary schistosomiasis in Tanzania using satellite sensor data. Tropical Medicine and International Health, 6 (12) : 998-1007. PDF