Brag Meeting 7th December 2017

When: Thursday 7th December 2017, 13:00-14:00. Location: GP-Y801. Included in meeting:  Dear all, The final fortnightly BRAG meeting of 2017 will be held on this Thursday 7th December  at 1 pm in the room Y801, GP. This time, we will have two presentations by Farzana and Jacinta. Details on their presentations are: Farzana’s talk:   “Title:…

Brag Meeting 23rd November 2017

When: Thursday 23rd November 2017, 13:00-14:00. Location: GP-Y801. Included in meeting:  The fortnightly BRAG meeting will be held Thursday (23/11/2017) at 1 pm in the room Y801, GP. This week we have presentations by Jagath and Insha  Insha’s talk: “Title: Dirichlet process mixture models  Dirichlet process Mixture Models (non-parametric Bayesian mixture models, infinite mixture models) are widely used to identify latent…

Bayes on the Beach 2017 Presentations

Bayes on the Beach 2017: Program Presentations have now been added The full presentations received have now been added to the Bayes on the Beach 2017 website. Please view them here:  https://botb2017.wordpress.com/program-presentations/ Thank you to everyone who attended Bayes on the Beach 2017.  It was a great success! We look forward to seeing you all again in 2019…

Brag Meeting 9th November 2017

When: Thursday 9th November 2017, 13:00-14:00. Location: GP-Y801. Included in meeting:  The fortnightly BRAG meeting will be held Thursday (09/11/2017) at 1 pm in the room Y801, GP. This week we have presentations by Matt and Leah.  Details on their presentations are included below. Matt’s talk: “Title: Oxford to Paris  I’ll be summarising my recent trip and showing some…

PhD Final Seminar – Aleysha Thomas

Ensemble statistical modelling of risk factors in health Student: Aleysha Thomas When: Tuesday, 31st October 2017 10:00 AM-11:00 AM Where: GP-E Block, Level 4, Room 410 Supervisors: Distinguished Professor Kerrie Mengersen (Principal) Dr Nicole White Dr Leisa-Maree Toms Professor George Mellick Panel Members: Distinguished Professor Kerrie Mengersen (Chair) Dr Nicole White Dr Leisa-Maree Toms Professor George Mellick…

Brag Meeting 26th October 2017

When: Thursday 26th October 2017, 13:00-14:00. Location: GP-Y801. Included in meeting:  This week we will have two presentations by Anthony and Daniel.  Details on their presentations are: Anthony’s talk: “Title: Fast and Likelihood-Free Parameter Estimation for Dynamic Queueing Networks Important real-world systems such as airport terminals, manufacturing processes and hospitals are modeled with networks of queues. To…

Brag Meeting 12th October 2017

When: Thursday 12th October 2017, 13:00-14:00. Location: GP-Y801. Included in meeting:  This week we have Trish and Shovanur presenting at our meeting. Details on their presentations are included below. Trish’s talk:   Methods for modelling multivariate longitudinal data from small heterogeneous samples, applied to childhood disability. Abstract: I am investigating methods for modelling developmental milestones of…