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Graduate Lecture – Thursday 22nd February 2018

22 Feb 18

Speaker:  Jessie Wu, Department of Statistics, University of Oxford

Date:         Thursday 22nd February, 3.30 pm, Small Lecture Theatre, Department of Statistics

Title:          Dirichlet process models and their applications

Abstract:  This is an introductory lecture to Dirichlet Processes (DP). The beginning of the lecture will introduce the definition and the various representations of DP to demonstrate how the process can be constructed.  Popular variations of DP will also be presented along with the applications of these models, such as clustering and nonparametric regression.