PhD Confirmation of Candidature Seminar – Jagath Senarathne

Bayesian design for Copula models Student: Jagath Senarathne When: Wednesday, 6th March 2017  2:00 PM-3:00 PM Where: GP-Z Block, Level 3, Room 305 Supervisors: A/Prof James McGree (Principal) Dr Christopher Drovandi Panel Members: James McGree (Chair) Tony Pettitt Peter Baxter Christopher Drovandi Abstract: There are many situations where multivariate responses are measured during an experiment, such as drug toxicity and…

PhD Confirmation of Candidature Seminar – Scott Jones

Hydrogel Spacers in External Beam Radiation Therapy of Prostate Cancer: Patient Selection and Cost-Effectiveness Student: Scott Jones When: Thursday 2nd March 2017  11:30 AM – 12:30 PM Where: C Floor Seminar Room, Radiation Oncology Mater Centre,  31 Raymond Terrace, South Brisbane Qld 4101 Supervisors: Prof Kerrie Mengersen (Principal) Prof Nick Graves Dr Fiona Harden Panel Members:…

PhD Confirmation of Candidature Seminar – Anthony Ebert

Dynamic Queueing Networks: Simulation, Estimation and Prediction Student: Anthony Ebert When: Wednesday, 1 March 2017  3:00 PM-4:00 PM Where: GP-Z Block, Level 4, Room 413 Supervisors: Prof Kerrie Mengersen (Principal) Dr Paul Wu Prof Fabrizio Ruggeri Panel Members: Kerrie Mengersen (Chair) Paul Wu Fabrizio Ruggeri Christopher Drovandi Clinton Fookes Abstract: Important real-world systems such as airport terminals, manufacturing…

Brag Meeting 2nd March 2017

When: Thursday 2nd March 2017, 13:00-14:00. Location: GP-Y801. Included in meeting:  Professor Jim Albert will be joining us. He is currently visiting ACEMS. It is a good opportunity for us to meet with him and ask any question we might have related to his research. Here is a short intro of Prof. Jim Albert:  “Jim Albert…

Update: Brag Meeting 16th February 2017

When: Thursday 16th February 2017, 13:00-14:00. Location: GP-Y801. Included in meeting:  We have a distinguished visitor Dr Gareth Ridall from Lancaster University for the BRAG meeting this week Dr Ridall will be presenting on “A practical introduction to the modelling of incomplete data. Some basic theory and an application investigating the influence of heavy metal pollutants on the condition…

Brag Meeting 2nd February 2017

When: Thursday 2nd February 2017, 13:00-14:00. Location: GP-Y801. Included in meeting:  This Thursday we will have presentations from Aswi and Daniel at our BRAG meeting. Aswi will be talking about “Different Bayesian spatial and spatio-temporal approaches in modeling dengue fever.” Daniel will be presenting on “A proposed model alternative to simple linear regression for deconvolution of…

Bayes on the Beach 13-15 November 2017

Bayes on the Beach 2017 Monday 13th to Wednesday 15th November 2017 Mantra Legends, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast You are warmly invited to a meeting of people involved or interested in Bayesian Research and Applications. Bayes on the Beach 2017 is the 12th International Workshop for the Australasian chapter of the International Society for Bayesian Analysis (ISBA) and…