Brag Meeting 10th May 2018

When: Thursday 10th May 2018, 13:00-14:00. Location: GP-Y801. Included in meeting:    Hello Everyone, The fortnightly BRAG meeting will be held tomorrow, 10/5/2018, Thursday at 1.00 pm in Y801. This week we will have talks from Dilini and Miles. Dilini’s Talk: Title: Anomaly Detection in Nonstationary Streaming Temporal Data Abstract :  This work develops a…

Brag Meeting 26th April 2018

When: Thursday 26th April 2018, 13:00-14:00. Location: GP-Y801. Included in meeting:    Hello Everyone, The fortnightly BRAG meeting will be held tomorrow 26/04/18 at 1pm in room Y801. This week we will have presentations by Leah and Insha. Leah’s Talk: Title: A Brief Introduction to (Zero-Variance) Control Variates Abstract: A common objective in Bayesian inference…

Brag Meeting 12th April 2018

When: Thursday 12th April2018, 13:00-14:00. Location: GP-Y801. Included in meeting:    Hello Everyone, The fortnightly BRAG meeting will be held tomorrow 12/04/18 at 1pm in room Y801. This week we will have presentations by Trish and Sam. Trish’s Talk: Title: Missing data mechanisms, imputation and sensitivity analysis Abstract: This talk will give a brief overview of…

Brag Meeting 29th March 2018

When: Thursday 29th March 2018, 13:00-14:00. Location: GP-Y801. Included in meeting:    Hello Everyone, The fortnightly BRAG meeting will be held tomorrow 29/03/18 at 1pm in room Y801. This week we will have presentations by Earl and Jessie. Earl’s Talk: Title: Making Cartograms in R Abstract: This talk will cover the purpose of cartograms, types…

Brag Meeting 15th March 2018

When: Thursday 15th March 2018, 13:00-14:00. Location: GP-Y801. Included in meeting:  Dear All, The fortnightly BRAG meeting will be held tomorrow 15/03/18 at 1pm in room Y801. This week we will have presentations by Brigitte and Jessie.  Brigitte’s Talk:  Title: Effect of spatial aggregation on prediction accuracy of green biomass using Boosted Regression Trees Abstract:  Raster processing is computationally expensive. We are investigating in the…

Brag Meeting 1st March 2018

When: Thursday 1st March 2018, 13:00-14:00. Location: GP-Y801. Included in meeting:  Hello Everyone, The fortnightly BRAG meeting will be held 01/03/18 at 1pm in room Y801. This week we will have presentations by Paul and Aswi.  Paul’s Talk: Title: An introduction to hidden markov models and their application in sports Abstract:  Hidden Markov Models (HMMs) have…

Brag Meeting 15th February 2018

When: Thursday 15th February 2018, 13:00-14:00. Location: GP-Y801. Included in meeting:  Dear All, The fortnightly BRAG meeting will be held tomorrow 15/02/18 at 1pm in room Y801. This week we will have presentations by Alan and Brodie. Alan’s Talk: Exploiting the natural structure of spatial datasets to cut down on processing time: an example from the Great…