1st December, 2014. David A. Roberts
Probabilistic language modelling with hierarchical bayesian nonparametrics
10th November, 2014. Rohan Shah
Modelling segregation distortion in multi-parent crosses”, joint work with Colin R. Cavanagh and B. Emma Huang.
27th October, 2014. Professor David Levin (Tel-Aviv University, Israel)
Between moving least-squares and moving least- ℓ1
13th October, 2014. Julia Kuhn
Exploration vs. exploitation with partially observable Gaussian autoregressive arms
29th September, 2014. Thomas Erben
Behaviour of maximum of Cramer-Lundberg random walks
22nd September, 2014. Phil Pollett
A result of John Kingman on compartmental models
15th September, 2014. Leonardo Rojas-Nandayapa
Scaling and cycling
Ideas about scaling limits of birth and death processes, and I will show some results in cyclically varying birth and death processes.
8th September, 2014. Ross McVinish
In a recent paper, Neal (2014) proposed approximating an SIS epidemic in the endemic equilibrium by a subcritical branching process with immigration. I will discuss some initial thoughts on applying this type of approximation to other contexts.
26th August, 2014. Yoni Nazarathy
A bit on the M/G/inf queue and generalizations
18th August, 2014. Daniel Gibbons
The Laplace transform of the Frechet distribution.
11th August, 2014. Wangyue Xie
Extreme Value Theory is the Fisher-Tippett-Gnedenko theorem.
4th August, 2014. Joe Lane
The Australian Industrial Ecology Virtual Laboratory (IELab).