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ASA DataFest 2024 Student Competition at Edinburgh

Published: Tuesday, 2 April 2024 Tags: Statistics

The American Statistical Association DataFest is an annual data analysis competition where teams of up to five undergraduate students work on analysing a surprise dataset provided by the ASA that is large and complex. On 22-24 ...

Miguel de Carvalho receives abrdn funding

Published: Wednesday, 10 January 2024 Tags: Statistics funding award

Miguel de Carvalho has received funding of about £300,000 from abrdn through the Centre for Investing Innovation for his project "Statistical Intelligence at Work". This will contribute to the development of a statistical ...

Vanda Inacio awarded RS International Exchange Grant

Published: Monday, 24 July 2023 Tags: Statistics international funding award

Vanda Inacio has been awarded a Royal Society International Exchange grant to collaborate with Joaquin Martinez-Minaya, Universitat Politecnica de Valencia. Fast-evolving healthcare technology leads to many devices being developed ...

Ruth and Stuart King Co-Organise ICMS Workshop

Published: Monday, 19 June 2023 Tags: Statistics

Stuart King and Ruth King co-organised the ICMS workshop on Building Interdisciplinary Solutions to Modern Ecological Challenges from 12-16th June. The workshop brought together an international team of mathematical scientists, ...

Ruth King Appointed as Director of Bayes Centre

Published: Tuesday, 2 May 2023 Tags: Statistics jobs

Professor Ruth King, the Thomas Bayes Chair of Statistics, has been appointed as the next Director of the Bayes Centre. Ruth will take over from Michael Rovatsos in August 2023 and will hold the post for an initial five years. ...

MSc dissertation model from Edinburgh showcased at The American Statistician

Published: Wednesday, 11 January 2023 Tags: Operational Research Probability Statistics MSc international outreach Maths Education

American Statistical Association journal publishes an article on the dissertation model from the MSc in Statistics with Data Science, from the School of Mathematics.

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 ...

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