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Maths and Stats in Action – Real-time Analysis to Understand the Novel Coronavirus

31 Jan - 03 Feb 20

Date:           Friday 31st January 2020, 1.00 pm – 2.00 pm

Venue:        Large Lecture Theatre, Department of Statistics

Speakers:   Professor Christl Donnelly and Dr Robin Thompson

Title:            Maths and Stats in Action – Real-time Analysis to Understand the Novel Coronavirus (slides from powerpoint presentation)

Abstract:    We will provide a whirlwind tour of the quantitative analyses currently underway to understand the transmission and control of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCOV).

https://www.imperial.ac.uk/mrc-global-infectious-disease-analysis/news–wuhan-coronavirus/

https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.01.24.919159v1

Prof Christl Donnelly, Department of Statistics, University of Oxford & WHO Collaborating Centre for Infectious Disease Modelling, MRC Centre for Global Infectious Disease Analysis, J-IDEA, Imperial College London
Dr Robin Thompson, Mathematical Institute and Christ Church College