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Prof. Ruth King presented keynote at RSS annual conference

Published: Tuesday, 22 September 2020 Tags: Statistics

The annual international conference of the Royal Statistical Society takes place annually for anyone interested in statistics and data science.

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.

Students from across the University take part in DataFest @ EDI 2020

Published: Tuesday, 14 July 2020 Tags: Computational Mathematics Statistics undergraduate prizes

Dr. Mine etinkaya-Rundel organised and ran a Datafest event for students from the School of Mathematics and the rest of the University. This took place over two weeks between May the 30th and June the 13th 2020. Student's ...

Academics from the School of Maths are taking part in a scientific endeavour, DECOVID.

Published: Wednesday, 1 July 2020 Tags: Statistics funding award

Ruth King (co-deputy team lead), Nicol Margaritella, Michael Allerhand and Gail Robertson from the School of Mathematics are taking part in a COVID related scientific endeavour. This UoE team is composed of 13 members and includes ...

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.

Victor Elvira awarded an ARL Grant

Published: Tuesday, 16 June 2020 Tags: Computational Mathematics Statistics

Victor Elvira has been awarded an ARL grant, by the Network Science and Intelligent Systems Division, to research "Combining particle filters for Bayesian inference in multiple complex models". In this project, we will ...

Dr Skarleth Carrales has been allocated a grant to develop a tool to support communities in Edinburgh hampered by COVID-19

Published: Wednesday, 10 June 2020 Tags: Analysis Statistics funding award

Dr Skarleth Carrales has been allocated a grant, £12,904, to develop an innovative tool to support communities in Edinburgh hampered by COVID-19. This work is a collaborative effort between the School of Mathematics, the ...

Unlocking the workforce

Published: Monday, 18 May 2020 Tags: Operational Research Statistics

Professor Miguel Anjos, Dr Lars Schewe, Albert Sol Vilalta and Dr Amy Wilson have contributed to a white paper on guiding principles in the wake of the Covid-19 crisis, as part of a Virtual Study Group (VSG). The paper, titled ...

A collaboration between the Schools of Mathematics, Engineering and Dukosi has resulted in a paper: "Identification and machine learning prediction of knee-point and knee-onset in capacity degradation curves of lithium-ion cells"

Published: Tuesday, 12 May 2020 Tags: Operational Research Statistics

A collaboration between the Schools of Mathematics, Engineering and a local company Dukosi (https://www.dukosi.com/) has resulted in a paper, titled 'Identification and machine learning prediction of knee-point and knee-onset ...

Miguel de Carvalho has been awarded the Lindley Prize

Published: Wednesday, 29 April 2020 Tags: Geometry Probability Stochastic Analysis Statistics international prizes

Miguel de Carvalho has been awarded the Lindley Prize for the article "On the Geometry of Bayesian Inference"