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Prof. Chris Dent on data, algorithms and 2020 national assessment

Published: Friday, 14 August 2020 Tags: Analysis Applied Mathematics Statistics

Prof. Chris Dent writes on the issues around award of marks for national high school exams in the UK under Covid.

Sjoerd Beentjes has collaborated with others on a paper; "Pervasive lesion segregation shapes cancer genome evolution"

Published: Thursday, 30 July 2020 Tags: Applied Mathematics Probability

Sjoerd Beentjes has collaborated with others, from across multiple Universities and Organisations, to produce an article discussing the effects of damage to DNA with regards to the development of cancer cells. This work took place ...

Communicating statistics, risk and uncertainty in the age of Covid - Prof. David Spiegelhalter

Published: Monday, 22 June 2020 Tags: Applied Mathematics Statistics Graduate School

The Centre for Statistics is excited to announce our next lecture: Communicating statistics, risk and uncertainty in the age of Covid', with the inimitable Prof. David Spiegelhalter.

Michal Branicki awarded an ONR Grant

Published: Thursday, 11 June 2020 Tags: Applied Mathematics Probability

Michal Branicki has been awarded an ONR grant, by the Applied and Computational Analysis Division, to research "Geometry of information flow and uncertainty quantification for robust neural network architectures in deep learning". This ...

Goncalo dos Reis awarded an Impact Acceleration Grant (IAA)

Published: Thursday, 4 June 2020 Tags: Applied Mathematics Computational Mathematics funding award

Goncalo dos Reis was awarded an Impact Acceleration Grant (IAA) to research Data and Analytical tools required to develop and run advanced Machine Learning models to accurately predict the end of Lithium lon Cell's useful ...

Edinburgh SIAM-IMA Student Chapter PhD Colloquium 2020

Published: Thursday, 26 March 2020 Tags: Analysis Applied Mathematics Computational Mathematics Mathematical Physics Optimization Statistics

The Edinburgh SIAM-IMA Student Chapter PhD Colloquium 2020 (http://www.maxwell.ac.uk/siam-ima/PhDcolloquium2020.html) was held on February 12 at the International Centre for Mathematical Sciences (ICMS). The aim of the event was ...

4th David Finney Lecture to be given by Professor Sir David Spiegelhalter

Published: Thursday, 23 January 2020 Tags: Applied Mathematics Probability Statistics outreach

4th David Finney Lecture to be given by Professor Sir David Spiegelhalter (University of Cambridge)

Predicting Metastasis from Primary Tumour Size

Published: Wednesday, 27 November 2019 Tags: Applied Mathematics Probability

Tibor Antal and Stefano Avanzini have created a mathematical model for predicting undetectable secondary tumours in cancer patients.

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.

Benedict Leimkuhler to give prestigious Bernoulli Lecture

Published: Monday, 10 June 2019 Tags: Applied Mathematics Computational Mathematics

Benedict Leimkuhler will give the prestigious Bernoulli Lecture.