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Chris Dent is PI of the overall DDI Beacon Data Platform programme being run through the Bayes Centre

Published: Wednesday, 10 March 2021 Tags: Operational Research Optimization

Chris Dent is PI of the overall DDI Beacon Data Platform programme being run through the Bayes Centre. The School is involved with two of the individual projects: Chris Dent is the PI for a collaboration between the University, ...

Lars Schewe and Miguel Anjos have been awarded a grant by National Grid to collaborate on a research project entitled "Optimal Outage Planning System"

Published: Wednesday, 10 March 2021 Tags: Operational Research Optimization

Lars Schewe and Miguel Anjos have been awarded a grant worth almost £350,000 by National Grid to collaborate on a research project entitled "Optimal Outage Planning System". The project will provide added value ...

PhD students from the Optimization and Operational Research group have reached the finals for the INFORMS competition "fORgedbyMachines"

Published: Wednesday, 4 November 2020 Tags: Operational Research Optimization

Based on the recommendation of a committee, consisting of Drs. John Carlsson (USC), Anton Kleywegt (GaTech) and Mauricio Resende (Amazon), two teams of PhD students from the Optimization and Operational Research group have reached ...

Andreas Grothey and Ken McKinnon have set up a Covid-19 related optimization model

Published: Friday, 24 July 2020 Tags: Operational Research Optimization MSc

Andreas Grothey and Ken McKinnon have set up an optimization model that finds the optimal Covid-19 intervention strategy for Scotland. This is achieved by considering the options of lockdown and contact tracing for different assumed ...

Three School of Mathematics students take part in MOPTA competition

Published: Friday, 17 July 2020 Tags: Operational Research Optimization international

The team "NP Die Hard", consisting of Paula Fermin Cueto, Ivona Gjeroska and Albert Sola from the SoM, have competed in the international MOPTA competition this year. They contested, with the help of their advisor Prof. ...

Unlocking the workforce

Published: Monday, 18 May 2020 Tags: Operational Research Statistics

Professor Miguel Anjos, Dr Lars Schewe, Albert Sol Vilalta and Dr Amy Wilson have contributed to a white paper on guiding principles in the wake of the Covid-19 crisis, as part of a Virtual Study Group (VSG). The paper, titled ...

A collaboration between the Schools of Mathematics, Engineering and Dukosi has resulted in a paper: "Identification and machine learning prediction of knee-point and knee-onset in capacity degradation curves of lithium-ion cells"

Published: Tuesday, 12 May 2020 Tags: Operational Research Statistics

A collaboration between the Schools of Mathematics, Engineering and a local company Dukosi (https://www.dukosi.com/) has resulted in a paper, titled 'Identification and machine learning prediction of knee-point and knee-onset ...

RSS and CfS Event on Decision-Support in Litigation

Published: Wednesday, 27 November 2019 Tags: Applied Mathematics Operational Research Probability Stochastic Analysis Statistics outreach Maths Education

The Centre for Statistics will be welcoming John MacKenzie (partner at Shepherd and Wedderburn), Dr Alex Biedermann (University of Lausanne), and Wen Zhang (London School of Economics) who will showcasing modern opportunities for Statisticians and Data Scientists to work with lawyers to to improve the legal decision-making process. Joint event with the Royal Statistical Society.

Research funding from Zuse Institut Berlin

Published: Friday, 6 April 2018 Tags: Operational Research Optimization funding award

Julian Hall has secured funding from the Zuse Institut Berlin.