QUT researchers joining the dots from space.

16th April 2019 QUT researchers joining the dots from space. QUT and BRAG researchers will be joining the biggest investment in space industry research development in Australia’s history, with the announcement of the SmartSat Cooperative Research Centre (CRC). The SmartSat CRC, headed up by Nova Systems and UniSA, is being funded through a $55 million grant by the Federal…

STEM Role Model for Girls: Jacinta Holloway

BRAG PhD student Jacinta Holloway has been been chosen by “Curiousity Science” to be one of its role models:   The aim of the program is to encourage more girls to get into STEM, by providing them role models who can share their experiences. The role models write a letter to the girls telling them…

PhD Final Seminar – Anthony Ebert

Dynamic Queueing Networks: Simulation, Estimation and Prediction Candidate: Anthony Ebert When: Thursday, 4th April 2019 9:30 AM-10:30 AM Where: GP-C Block, Level 4, Room 406 Supervisors: Distinguished Professor Kerrie Mengersen Dr Paul Wu Professor Fabrizio Ruggeri Review Panel: Associate Professor Chris Drovandi Associate Professor Richi Nayak Distinguished Professor Kerrie Mengersen Abstract: This thesis develops statistical…

PhD Final Seminar – Fadhah Amer H. Al-anazi

The development and application of new statistical vine copula models Candidate: Fadhah Amer H. Al-anazi When: Friday, 1st March 2019 1:30 PM-2:30 PM Where: GP-O Block, Level 5, Room 520 Supervisors: Distinguished Professor Kerrie Mengersen Associate Professor Christopher Drovandi Review Panel: Associate Professor James McGree Professor Adam Clements Distinguished Professor Kerrie Mengersen Abstract: Characterising the dependency structures…

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…

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…