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Impact Acceleration Account Funding Success - Amy Wilson and Chris Dent

Published: Monday, 11 June 2018 Tags: Statistics funding award

Amy Wilson and Chris Dent have been awarded funding from the IAA and Mass Spec Analytical.

Dr Newman joins the Natural Environment Research Council's Special Committee on Seals

Published: Monday, 2 April 2018 Tags: Statistics

Dr Ken Newman has accepted an invitation to become a member of the Natural Environment Research Council's Special Committee on Seals (SCOS) for a three year term starting in 2018. The SCOS meets annually, typically in September, ...

Ruth King elected Fellow of the RSE

Published: Tuesday, 27 February 2018 Tags: Statistics Fellowship

Congratulations to Ruth King who has been elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. http://www.rse.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/New-Fellows-Release-Feb-2018-New-Fellows-2.pdf

Colin Aitken awarded the Howard Medal by the Royal Statistical Society

Published: Monday, 29 January 2018 Tags: Statistics prizes

Congratulations to Colin Aitken who has won the Howard Medal of the Royal Statistical Society

Edinburgh statisticians feature on BBC Radio 4's programme 'More or Less'

Published: Monday, 15 January 2018 Tags: Statistics

On the episode of 'More or Less' broadcast on Friday 12th January, there was an interview with Richard Sleeman, the Scientific Director of Mass Spec Analytical Limited, an analytical chemistry company near Bristol, concerning ...

President of the International Biometrics Society

Published: Thursday, 11 January 2018 Tags: Statistics

Congratulations to Ruth King who has been elected as the next President of the International Biometrics Society: British and Irish region. Ruth will act as incoming president in 2018; president for 2019-20 and outgoing president ...

Our online module: "Statistics: Unlocking the World of Data" will go live soon

Published: Tuesday, 19 December 2017 Tags: Statistics

We are pleased to announce that (the second edition of) our online module: "Statistics: Unlocking the World of Data", will go live on the 10th January 2018.

David Finney Centenary Lecture

Published: Monday, 18 December 2017 Tags: Statistics

The David Finney Centenary Lecture took place on November 30th at the International Centre for Mathematical Sciences. This event was in honour of Prof. David Finney, who turned 100 on January 3rd 2017. Prof. Finney was an eminent ...

Prof Ruth King has been elected to the Royal Statistical Society council

Published: Tuesday, 31 October 2017 Tags: Statistics

Prof Ruth King has been elected to the Royal Statistical Society (RSS) Council. Her term on the Council will start in January 2018 and will last for 4 years. The council ballot results can be found in https://www.statslife.or ...

Centre for Statistics launch event

Published: Tuesday, 31 October 2017 Tags: Statistics

The University of Edinburgh is establishing a new Centre for Statistics, which is being spearheaded by the School of Mathematics. The vision for the Centre is to act as a focus for statistical activity across the University, to promote the establishment of innovative inter-disciplinary statistical research programmes, provide effective communication of statistical ideas to an academic and external audience and to be at the forefront of training the next generation of statisticians and data scientists.