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Miguel de Carvalho elected for the Council of the International Statistical Institute

Published: Monday, 5 December 2022 Tags: Computational Mathematics Optimization Probability Stochastic Analysis Statistics international outreach

Miguel de Carvalho has been elected a member of the prestigious Council of the International Statistical Institute

Davey Fitch Lecture

Published: Tuesday, 25 October 2022 Tags: Statistics

The annual Davey Fitch Lecture will return with a lecture from Prof. Arnaud Doucet, a Professor of Statistics at the University of Oxford. Prof. Doucet will discuss how the mathematical sciences and industry have shaped his career ...

Samples of Mathematics In Data - Data Fringe 2022

Published: Wednesday, 19 October 2022 Tags: Statistics

Five speakers from the School of Mathematics are taking part in this year's Data Fringe: Miguel de Carvalho, Albert Sola Vilalta, Gail Robertson, Des Higham, and Goncalo Dos Reis will present a session on the important role ...

Award-winning presentations from Isabella Deutsch and Torben Sell

Published: Monday, 26 September 2022 Tags: Statistics prizes

Congratulations to Isabella Deutsch and Torben Sell for their recent award winning presentations at recent ISBA (International Society of Bayesian Inference) conferences. At the 2022 ISBA World Meeting in Montreal Isabella was ...

Victor Elvira awarded an ARL Grant

Published: Wednesday, 21 September 2022 Tags: Statistics funding award

Victor Elvira has been awarded an ARL grant, by the Network Science and Intelligent Systems Division, to research "State-space models and approximate probabilistic inference over networks.". The project focuses on dynamical ...

Ruth King and Simon Wood to speak at Royal Statistical Society International Conference

Published: Wednesday, 14 September 2022 Tags: Statistics prizes

Ruth King (Barnett Lecture) and Simon Wood are both keynote speakers at the Royal Statistical Society International Conference 2022 to be held in Aberdeen in September 2022. Ruth will also receive the Barnett Award at the conference. Conference ...

Victor Elvira secures further US funding

Published: Wednesday, 14 September 2022 Tags: Statistics funding award

Victor Elvira has been awarded further funding from the US Army Research Laboratory to investigate "State-space models and approximate probabilistic inference over networks". This is a 3-year project worth $150,000.

Amy Wilson awarded EPSRC IAA funding

Published: Friday, 22 July 2022 Tags: Statistics funding award

Amy Wilson has been awarded an EPSRC Impact Acceleration Account award for her project "Statistical framework for the evaluation of gait evidence". This project will fund a secondment to FGA Services. Forensic gait analysis ...

Cecilia Balocchi wins the Savage Award

Published: Friday, 22 July 2022 Tags: Statistics prizes

Cecilia Balocchi was announced as the 2021 Savage Award winner in Applied Methodology during the ISBA 2022 World Meeting in Montreal. The Savage Award is jointly awarded by the International Society of Bayesian Analysis and American ...

Ruth King Named IMS Fellow

Published: Thursday, 21 April 2022 Tags: Statistics Fellowship

Ruth King, Thomas Bayes' Chair of Statistics, University of Edinburgh, has been named Fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS). Prof. King received the award for significant contributions to the analysis of ...

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