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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.

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.

Data Lab funding awarded to Goncalo dos Reis

Published: Monday, 10 June 2019 Tags: Probability funding award

Goncalo dos Reis has been awarded funding from the Data Lab.

Impact Acceleration Account funding awarded to David Siska

Published: Wednesday, 29 May 2019 Tags: Probability funding award

David Siska has been awarded funding from the joint EPSRC and ESRC Impact Acceleration Account AIMday Fintech follow on seed fund.

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.

Turing Programme Director - Finance and Economic Data Science

Published: Friday, 8 March 2019 Tags: Probability Stochastic Analysis

Dr Lukasz Szpruch has been appointed as the lead on the Finance and Economic Data Science Programme at the Alan Turing Institute.

Impact Accelaration Account Funding Success

Published: Monday, 5 February 2018 Tags: Operational Research Optimization Probability funding award

Jacek Gondzio and Sotirios Sabanis have been awarded a £124k IAA project to work with Aberdeen Standard Investments on an asset portfolio optimisation project.

Standard Life Investments jointly funding project

Published: Monday, 20 March 2017 Tags: Operational Research Optimization Probability funding award

Congratulations to Sotirios Sabanis and colleagues Jacek Gondzio, Joerg Kalcsics and Sergio Garcia for receiving funding from Standard Life Investments.