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CfS Afternoon on Risk, Noise, and Extremes

Published: Wednesday, 25 September 2019 Tags: Probability Stochastic Analysis Statistics

The Centre for Statistics will be welcoming the world experts Jonathan Rougier (Rougier Consulting Ltd.), Georg Lindgren (Prof. Em., Lund University) and Jonathan Tawn (Prof. Lancaster University) who will introduce topics in risk, noise, and extreme events. Joint event with Heriot-Watt University via the Maxwell Institute.

CfS Symposium on Training and Education

Published: Wednesday, 25 September 2019 Tags: Probability Stochastic Analysis Statistics jobs outreach Maths Education

The Centre for Statistics will be welcoming Ed Humpherson (UK Statistics Authority) and John MacInnes (RSS Vice President) who will be speaking about the importance of trustworthiness and the new RSS accreditation process.

Sara Wade receives Honourable Mention for the 2019 Young Biometrician Award

Published: Thursday, 5 September 2019 Tags: Statistics

Dr. Sara Wade had been given an Honourable Mention for the 2019 Young Biometrician Award by the British and Irish Region of the International Biometric Society (IBS). The award acknowledges her work on Bayesian nonparametric regression ...

EVA2021 goes to Edinburgh

Published: Tuesday, 16 July 2019 Tags: Statistics

We are very pleased to announce that the 12th conference on Extreme Value Analysis will be held in Edinburgh, 28 June - 2 July, 2021. Since their inception in Vimeiro, Portugal in 1983, EVA conferences have regularly gathered ...

CfS Annual Conference

Published: Tuesday, 18 June 2019 Tags: Statistics

The first Annual Conference of the Centre for Statistics took place at ECCI on June 11, 2011. The conference brought together researchers about 80 researchers working with data from across the University of Edinburgh and Associated Institutions.

ICMS funding for Research in Groups meeting

Published: Wednesday, 5 June 2019 Tags: Statistics

Natalia Bochkina, Peter Grunwald (CWI, Amsterdam), Jeff Miller (Harvard) and Pierre Jacob (Harvard) have been awarded ICMS funding for Research in Groups, 20-29 May 2019 meeting on Coverage properties of Bayesian inference in ...

PhD studentship funded by Cambridge Cancer Genomics

Published: Sunday, 5 May 2019 Tags: Statistics funding award

Dr Tim Cannings has secured full funding for a PhD Studentship with Cambridge Cancer Genomics Ltd.

3rd David Finney Lecture by Professor Ian Dryden

Published: Wednesday, 1 May 2019 Tags: Statistics

The Centre for Statistics is proud to announce that Professor Ian Dryden will be delivering the 3rd David Finney Lecture.

CfS Research Day on Business and Economic Statistics

Published: Monday, 29 April 2019 Tags: Probability Statistics

The Centre for Statistics is organizing a Research Day on Business and Economic Statistics (May 27). The meeting will bring together people from across the university around theory working on applications of Statistics to Business and Economics.

Women in Science in Scotland Exhibition

Published: Tuesday, 16 April 2019 Tags: Statistics

Ruth King is part of the Women in Science in Scotland Exhibition of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. The exhibition is currently on display in the reception area of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. For more information see: https://www.rse.org.uk/women-science-exhibition/ ...