Susanna Cramb has just been named a “Superstar of STEM” by Science & Technology Australia.

Congratulations BRAG Member Dr Susanna Cramb: Just been named a Superstar of STEM by Science & Technology Australia (STA). Susanna is only one of 60 scientists chosen from around Australia to be a part of STA’s second cohort of Superstars of STEM. The program aims to smash society’s gender assumptions about scientists and increase the…

PhD Final Seminar – Matthew Sutton

Variable Selection and Dimension Reduction for Structured Large Datasets Candidate: Matthew Sutton When: Monday, 10th December 2018 11:00 AM-12:00 PM Where: GP-D Block, Level 3, Room 307 Review Panel: Associate Professor James McGree Professor Benoit Liquet Associate Professor Dale Nyholt Abstract: Recent advances in biomedical technology have given rise to high dimensional datasets which offer the potential…

PhD Final Seminar – Brigitte Colin

Prediction of noisy spatial data using Boosted Regression Trees Student: Brigitte Colin When: Tuesday, 4th December 2018 4:00 PM-5:00 PM Where: GP-B Block, Level 5, Room 505 Abstract: Spatio-temporal time series analyses are important to get more in-depth knowledge in processes from the past. We can learn from observing the past for the future. An estimation of…

PhD Final Seminar – Leah South

Contributions to Computational Bayesian Statistics. Student: Leah South When: Wednesday, 28th November 2018 3:00 PM-4:00 PM Where: GP-B Block, Level 5, Room 506 Review Panel: Dr Gentry White Dr Helen Thompson Associate Professor Chris Drovandi Abstract: Statisticians and applied practitioners often desire the ability to work with complex statistical models. Such models can lead to a more…