Congratulations Dr Jeff Ching-Fu Hsieh and Dr Elizabeth Brown who had the title of Doctor of Philosophy conferred at the Science and Engineering Faculty graduation ceremony held on Wednesday 14th December 2016 at the Concert Hall, QPAC.
Congratulations Dr Denise Beaudequin and Dr Brenda Vo who had the title of Doctor of Philosophy conferred at the Science and Engineering Faculty graduation ceremony held on Wednesday 14th December 2016 at the Concert Hall, QPAC.
BRAG members Miles McBain and Anthony Ebert both had R packages which were shortlisted by RStudio for their November package picks. Miles’ package is called datapasta and Ace’s package is called queuecomputer. Congratulations! https://www.rstudio.com/rviews/2016/12/07/november-package-picks/
The Australian Research Council have released their annual report and ARC Laureate Kerrie Mengersen is featured on page 44: Case Study 2: Outcomes of Benefit: Using virtual reality and statistics to save endangered species Kerrie is also featured on Page 9 receiving her 2015 Laureate pin. http://www.arc.gov.au/sites/default/files/filedepot/Public/ARC/Annual%20Reports/2015-16/ARC_Annual_Report_2015-16.pdf
BRAG members James McGree and Miles McBain are part of the successful Work Integrated Learning in Mathematical Sciences team who have been awarded a 2016 QUT Vice Chancellor’s Performance Award. Congratulations!
Kerrie has received this title in recognition of her outstanding achievements, both nationally and internationally, in mathematics and statistical research. This is only the sixth QUT award of Distinguished Professor. https://www.qut.edu.au/news/news?news-id=112596 Congratulations Distinguished Professor Kerrie Mengersen.
When: Thursday 8th December 2016, 13:00-14:00. Location: GP-Y801. Included in meeting: This Thursday is our final official BRAG meeting for 2016. We will be doing some end of year planning, including deciding on the social event for the next BRAG meeting timeslot on the 22nd. Miles will be giving our final BRAG presentation for the…