Brag Meeting 8th December 2016

When: Thursday 8th December 2016, 13:00-14:00. Location: GP-Y801. Included in meeting:  This Thursday is our final official BRAG meeting for 2016. We will be doing some end of year planning, including deciding on the social event for the next BRAG meeting timeslot on the 22nd. Miles will be giving our final BRAG presentation for the…

BRAG students and their posters at the Australian Statistical Conference 2016

BRAG students Shovanur Haque, Anthony Ebert and Daniel Kennedy attended the Australian Statistical Conference 2016 and presented a poster Shovanur’s poster covered “Assessing the accuracy of individual matched record in record linkages with Markov Chain based Monte Carlo simulation approach”: Daniel’s poster was on “Performance of linear regression for deconvoluting heterogeneous DNA methylation signal” and Ace’s poster…

Brag Meeting 24th November 2016

When: Thursday 24th November 2016, 13:00-14:00. Location: GP-Y801. Included in meeting:  This fortnight we have Ben and Marcela presenting at our meeting. Details on their presentations are included below.   Ben will demonstrate some code and functions useful for preparing design matrices for regressions modelling.  He will demonstrate: * dropping columns that exceed a threshold proportion of missing observations, * dropping columns that…