Patrick Ferris

email, mastadon, github


Hi! I'm Patrick Ferris.

I'm a research assistant in the Energy and Environment Group at the Department of Computer Science, University of Cambridge. I work alongside colleagues in Plant Sciences, Ecology and Zoology to better understand climate change, forests and biodiversity. I will start a PhD in October 2023.

I'm particularly interested in:


I'll be doing some supervisions for the Computer Science course at Cambridge this coming year. Materials and notes can be found at the links below.


Sometimes when I find the time, I write up some of the things I do. For example, a weird bit of control-flow arising from using OCaml's effects. A full list is available.