PhD Confirmation of Candidature Seminar – Kalpani Ishara Duwalage

Statistical modelling of public hospital emergency department presentations Student: Kalpani Ishara Duwalage When: Tuesday, 19th February 2019  10:30 AM-11:30 AM Where: GP-Z Block, Level 2, Room 207 Panel Members: Associate Professor James McGree (Chair) Dr Helen Thompson Dr. Ellen Burkett (ED staff specialist, Princess Alexandra Hospital) Abstract: This thesis will investigate statistical methods for modelling and forecasting…

Brag Meeting 14th February 2019

When: Thursday 14th February 2019, 13:00-14:00. Location: GP-Y801. Included in meeting:  Hello everyone, The fortnightly BRAG meeting is being held tomorrow 14/02/2019 at 1pm in room Y801.  The presentations this week will be given by Ace and Dr Gareth Ridall Ace’s talk: Registration of functional data for likelihood-free inference  Likelihood-free inference on functional data requires sensible…

Position available: QUT/ARC Australian Laureate Fellowship Masters Scholarship

QUT/ARC Australian Laureate Fellowship Masters Scholarship Bayesian Learning for Decision Making in the Big Data Era  https://www.seek.com.au/job/38316978?_ga=2.204598992.1329609996.1549846926-6742446.1547166259 QUT is one of Australia’s most valuable contributors in research and provides quality-assured research solutions for industry, government, and the non-profit and community sectors. The statistical science discipline within the Mathematical Sciences School, Science and Engineering Faculty at…

PhD Final Seminar – Tristan Reddan

Still haven’t found what you’re looking for: ultrasound of appendicitis in children and the value of secondary sonographic signs. Candidate: Tristan Reddan When: Monday, 11th February 2019 1:30 PM-2:30 PM Where: GP-O Block, Level 6, Room 604 Supervisors: Distinguished Professor Kerrie Mengersen Professor Wenbiao Hu Dr Fiona Harden Dr Jonathan Corness Review Panel: Professor Anthony Pettitt Associate…

Brag Meeting 31st January 2019

When: Thursday 31st January 2019, 13:00-14:00. Location: GP-Y801. Included in meeting:  Hello everyone, The fortnightly BRAG meeting is being held tomorrow 31/01/2019 at 1pm in room Y801.  The presentation this week will be given by Jess Cameron and Daniel Kennedy Communicating complex data sets to a range of audiences This week’s BRAG presentation will be interactive –…

Farewell to Brigitte and Miles

29th January 2019 Today at our weekly morning tea we farewelled Brigitte Colin and Miles McBain who are both heading to new positions in Brisbane.  We wish them both all the best! and hope to see them at this years “Bayes on the Beach” (25-27 November 2019)