Research Software Group Staff

BEAR Software services are provided by the Research Software Group in Advanced Research Computing.

Dr Cai Wingfield

Senior Research Data Scientist


Cai holds an MASt/MMath in pure mathematics from the University of Cambridge and a PhD in theoretical computer science from the University of Bath; his thesis was entitled “Graphical Foundations for Dialogue Games” and was supervised by Professors John Power and Guy McCusker, giving him an Erdős number of 3.  Since then, Cai has worked as a postdoc on computational models in cognitive science and neuroimaging at the Universities of Lancaster and Cambridge.  He joined the Interdisciplinary Institute for Data Science and AI (IIDSAI) in 2023.