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Centre for Statistics: joint research day

Published: Wednesday, 21 November 2018 Tags: Statistics

A joint research day between the Centre for Statistics and the Centre for Discovery Brain Sciences took place on Tuesday 20th November 2018. The scope of the meeting was to promote interdisciplinary research across the University ...

Sara Wade elected secretary of the Bayesian nonparametric section of ISBA

Published: Wednesday, 21 November 2018 Tags: Statistics international

Congratulations to Dr Sara Wade who has been elected Secretary of the Bayesian Nonparametric Section of the International Society of Bayesian Analysis. The purpose of the Bayesian Nonparametrics Section of ISBA is to promote research ...

APEX Grant Awarded

Published: Monday, 5 November 2018 Tags: Statistics funding award

Congratulations to Ioannis Papastathopoulos who has been awarded an APEX grant.

Turing fellowships awarded

Published: Monday, 27 August 2018 Tags: Applied Mathematics Statistics Fellowship funding award

Congratulations to Tim Cannings, Ruth King, Ben Leimkuhler, John Pearson, Amy Wilson and Kostas Zygalakis who have all been awarded Turing Fellowships.

ISBA 2018, Edinburgh

Published: Tuesday, 3 July 2018 Tags: Statistics

The world meeting of the International Society for Bayesian Analysis (ISBA) took place in June 24-29, 2018. The organization of the event was lead by Miguel de Carvalho (School of Mathematics), in a joint collaborative effort ...

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 ...