Publications of Professor B.D. Ripley


Ripley, B. D. (1981) Spatial Statistics. Wiley, 252pp. ISBN 0 471 08367 4.
[ Postscript errata ]

Ripley, B. D. (1987) Stochastic Simulation. Wiley, 237pp. ISBN 0 471 81884 4.
[ Postscript errata | Fortran programs (shar archive) ]

Ripley, B. D. (1988) Statistical Inference for Spatial Processes. Cambridge University Press, 148 pp. ISBN 0 521 35234 7 (hardback), 0 521 42420 8 (paperback).
[Postscript errata]

Venables W. N. and Ripley B. D. (1994) Modern Applied Statistics with S-Plus. Springer, 462 pages, ISBN 0 387 94350 1.
[ Errata for first printing, for second and third printings, and fourth printing ]

Ripley B. D. (1996) Pattern Recognition and Neural Networks. Cambridge University Press, 403 pages. ISBN 0 521 46086 7.
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Venables W. N. and Ripley B. D. (1997) Modern Applied Statistics with S-Plus. Second Edition. Springer, 462 pages, ISBN 0 387 98412 0.
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Research papers

Ripley, B. D. (1976) The disintegration of invariant measures. Math. Proc. Camb. Phil. Soc. 79, 337-341.

Ripley, B. D. (1976) The second-order analysis of stationary point processes. J. Appl. Probab. 13, 255-266.

Ripley, B. D. (1976) Locally finite random sets: foundations for point process theory. Ann. Probab. 4, 983-994.

Ripley, B. D. (1976) The foundations of stochastic geometry. Ann. Probab. 4, 995-998.

Ripley, B. D. (1976) On stationarity and superposition of point processes. Ann. Probab. 4, 999-1005.

Kelly, F. P. and Ripley, B. D. (1976) On Strauss's model for clustering. Biometrika 63, 357-360.

Ripley, B. D. (1977) Modelling spatial patterns (with discussion). J. Roy. Statist. Soc. B 39, 172-212.

Ripley, B. D. and Kelly, F.P.(1977) Markov point processes. J. Lond. Math. Soc. (2) 15, 188-192.

Ripley, B. D. and Rasson, J.-P.(1977) Finding the edge of a Poisson forest. J. Appl. Probab. 14, 482-491.

Ripley, B. D. (1978) Spectral analysis and the analysis of pattern in plant communities. J. Ecology 66, 965-981.

Ripley, B. D. and Silverman, B. W. (1978) Quick tests for spatial interaction. Biometrika 65, 641-642.

Ripley, B. D. (1979) Tests of `randomness' for spatial point patterns. J. Roy. Statist. Soc. B 41, 368-374.

Ripley, B. D. (1979) Algorithm AS137. Simulating spatial patterns: dependent samples from a multivariate density. Appl. Statist. 28, 109-112.

Ripley, B. D. (1979) The analysis of geographical maps. In Exploratory and Explanatory Statistical Analysis of Spatial Data eds C. P. A. Bartels & R.H. Ketellapper, Martinus Nijhoff, Boston, 53-72.

Byth, K. and Ripley, B. D. (1980) On sampling spatial patterns by distance methods. Biometrics 36, 279-284.

Ripley, B. D. (1982) Edge effects in spatial stochastic processes. In Statistics in Theory and Practice. Essays in Honour of Bertil Matérn ed. B. Ranneby, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Umeå, 242-262.

Deffeyes, K. S., Ripley, B. D. and Watson, G. S. (1982) Stochastic geometry in petroleum geology. Math. Geol. 14, 419-432.

Ripley, B. D. (1983) Multidimensional randomness. In Statistics, Probability, Analysis eds G. E. H. Reuter and J. F. C. Kingman, Lond. Math. Soc. Lect. Notes. 79, 241-247.

Ripley, B. D. (1983) The lattice structure of pseudo-random number generators. Proc. Roy. Soc. Lond. A 389, 197-204.

Ripley, B. D. (1983) The computer generation of random variables — a tutorial. Int. Statist. Rev. 51, 301-319.

Ripley, B. D. (1984) Edge corrections for spatial processes. In Stochastic Geometry, Geometrical Statistics, Stereology eds R. V. Ambartzumian and W. Weil, Teubner, Leipzig, 144-153.

Ripley, B. D. (1984) Present position and future developments: some personal views. Statistics in the natural sciences. J. Roy. Statist. Soc. A 147, 340-348.

Ripley, B. D. (1984) Spatial statistics — developments 1980-3. Int. Statist. Rev. 52, 141-150.

Ripley, B. D. (1985) Analyses of nest spacings. In Statistics in Ornithology eds B. J. T. Morgan and P. M. North, Lect. Notes. Statistics. 29, 151-158.

Appleyard, S. T., Witkowski, J. A., Ripley, B. D., Shotton, D. M. and Dubowicz, V. (1985) A novel procedure for pattern analysis of features present on freeze fractured plasma membranes. J. Cell Science 74, 105-117.

Ripley, B. D. (1986) Summaries and models for digitized images. In Geobild '85 ed. W. Nagel, Friedrich-Schiller-Universitat, Jena, 6-9.

Ripley, B. D. (1986) Statistics, images and pattern recognition (with discussion). Can. J. Statist. 14, 83-111.

Ripley, B. D. and Taylor, C. C. (1987) Pattern recognition. Sci. Prog. Oxf. 71, 413-428

Ripley, B. D. and Thompson, M.(1987) Regression techniques for the detection of analytical bias. Analyst 112, 177-183.

Ripley, B. D. (1987) An introduction to statistical pattern recognition. In Interactions in Artificial Intelligence and Statistical Methods. ed R. Phelps, Gower Technical Press, Aldershot, 176-189.

Warnes, J. J. and Ripley, B. D. (1987) Problems with likelihood estimation of covariance functions of spatial Gaussian processes. Biometrika 74, 640-642.

Ripley, B. D. (1987) Spatial point pattern analysis in ecology. In Developments in Numerical Ecology eds P. and L. Legendre, Springer NATO ASI G14 pp. 407-429.

Ripley, B. D. (1988) Point processes in the earth sciences. In Quantitative Analysis of Mineral and Energy Resources eds C.-J.F. Chung, A.G. Fabbri and R. Sinding-Larsen, Reidel, Dordrecht, 301-322.

Ripley, B. D. (1988) Spatial data analysis. Encycl. Statist. Sci. 8, 570-573.

Ripley, B. D. (1988) Uses and abuses of statistical simulation. Math. Progr. 42, 53-68.

Ripley, B. D. (1988) Simulation methodology — an introduction for queueing theorists. Queueing Systems. Theory and Applications 3, 201-220.

Birkby, C. A., Curtis, A. S. G., McGrath, M. and Ripley, B. D. (1988) MHC control of cell position in vitro. J. Cell Sci. 89, 167-174.

Molina, R., Perez de la Blanca, N. and Ripley, B. D. (1989) Statistical restoration of astronomical images. Data Analysis in Astronomy III, Plenum, 75-82.

Ripley, B. D. (1989) Object recognition in images using models of geometric structures. In Geobild '89 eds A. Hübler, W. Nagel, B. D. Ripley and G. Werner, Akademie-Verlag, 87-92.

Molina, R. and Ripley, B. D. (1989) Using spatial models as priors in astronomical image analysis. J. Appl. Statist. 16, 193-206.

Ripley, B. D. (1990) Thoughts on pseudorandom number generators. J. Comput. Appl. Math. 31, 153-163.

Ripley, B. D. and Kirkland, M.D. (1990) Iterative simulation methods. J. Comput. Appl. Math. 31, 165-172.

Ripley, B. D. (1990) Gibbsian interaction models. In Spatial Statistics; Past Present and Future ed D. A. Griffith, IMAGE, Ann Arbor, 3-25.

Ripley, B. D. and Sutherland, A. I. (1990) Finding spiral structures in images of galaxies. Phil. Trans. Roy. Soc. A 332, 477-485.

Ripley, B. D. (1991) The uses of spatial models as image priors. In Spatial Statistics & Imaging, ed. A. Possolo, IMS Lecture Notes 20, 309-340.

Ripley, B. D. (1992) Classification and clustering in spatial and image data. In Analyzing and Modeling Data and Knowledge, ed M. Schader, Springer, 93-105.

Ripley, B. D. (1992) Applications of Monte Carlo methods in spatial and image analysis. In Bootstrapping and Related Techniques, eds K.-H. Jöockel, G. Rothe and W. Sendler, Lecture Notes in Economics and Mathematical Systems 376, 47-53.

Molina, R. del Olmo, A., Perea, J. and Ripley, B. D. (1992) Bayesian deconvolution in optical astronomy. Astronomical J. 103, 666-675.

Ripley, B. D. (1992) Stochastic models for the distribution of rock types in petroleum reservoirs. In Statistics in the Environmental and Earth Sciences eds A. Walden and P. Guttorp, Edward Arnold, 247-282.

Molina, R. and Ripley, B. D. (1992) Deconvolution in optical astronomy: a Bayesian approach. In Stochastic Models, Statistical Methods and Algorithms in Image Analysis eds. P. Barone, A. Frigessi and M. Piccioni, Lecture Notes in Statistics 74, 233-239.

Molina, R., Ripley, B. D., Molina, A., Moreno, F. and Ortiz, J. L. (1992) Bayesian deconvolution with prior knowledge of object location. Applications to ground-based planetary images. Astronomical J. 104, 1662-1668, 1685.

Ripley, B. D. (1992) Bayesian methods of deconvolution and shape classification. In Statistical Challenges in Modern Astronomy eds. G. H. Babu and E. Feigelson, Springer, pp.329-346.

Ripley, B. D. (1993) Statistical aspects of neural networks. In Networks and Chaos — Statistical and Probabilistic Aspects. eds O. E. Barndorff-Nielsen, J. L. Jensen and W. S. Kendall, Chapman & Hall, pp. 40-123.

Molina, R. and Ripley, B. D. (1993) Using spatial models as priors in astronomical image analysis. In Statistics and Images ed K. V.Mardia. Advances in Applied Statistics, 1993 1, 281-298, Carfax. [Revised version of 1989 paper.]

Ripley, B. D. (1994) Neural networks and related methods for classification (with discussion). J. Roy. Statist. Soc. B 56, 409-456.

Ripley, B. D. (1994) Neural networks and flexible regression and discrimination. In Statistics and Images ed K. V. Mardia. Advances in Applied Statistics, 1994 2, 37-56, Carfax.

Ripley, B. D. (1994) Network methods in statistics. In Probability, Statistics and Optimisation: A Tribute to Peter Whittle, ed F. P. Kelly, Wiley, pp.241-253.

Ripley, B. D. (1994) Flexible non-linear approaches to classification. In From Statistics to Neural Networks. Theory and Pattern Recognition Applications. eds V. Cherkassky, J. H. Friedman and H. Wechsler, Springer, pp. 105-126.

Ripley, B. D. (1995) Choosing network complexity. In `Probabilistic Reasoning and Bayesian Belief Networks' ed. A. Gammerman, Alfred Waller, pp. 97-108.

Ripley, B. D. and Solomon, P. J. (1995) Statistical models of prevalent cohort data. Biometrics 51, 373-375.

Ripley, B. D. (1995) Statistical ideas for selecting network architectures. In `Neural Networks: Artificial Intelligence and Industrial Applications' eds B. Kappen and S. Gielen, Springer, pp. 183-190

Ripley, B. D. (1996) Pattern recognition via neural networks. To appear in a volume of Oxford Graduate Lectures on Neural Networks, title to be decided. Oxford University Press.

Ripley, B. D. (1997) Classification. Entry (pp. 110-6) in the update volume 1 of the `Encyclopedia of Statistical Sciences', Wiley.

Conference proceedings and abstracts

Some spatial analyses from ecology. Tenth European Meeting of Statisticians, 1977, 56-68.

The point processes of stochastic geometry. Adv. Appl. Probab. 9, 434-435 (1977).

Spectral analysis of transects of quadrat counts. Adv. Appl. Probab. 10, 494. (1978).

Robust regression — a survey. European Young Statisticians Meeting, 1981, 23-27.

Statistical inference for spatial processes. IMS Bulletin 16, 113 (1987).

Stochastic geometry in reservoir modelling. Statistics, Earth and Space Sciences, 1989, 50-51.

Recognizing organisms from their shapes — a case study in image analysis. Proc. XVth International Biometrics Conference, Budapest, (1990), Invited Papers volume, 259-263.

3D spatial and image analysis. J. Anat. 170, 218-219 (1990).

Bayesian methods of deconvolution and shape classification. IMS Bulletin 20, 273 (1991).

Statistical simulation of large interacting systems. Nineteenth European Meeting of Statisticians, Barcelona, 1991, 110.

On the Bayesian deconvolution of planets. Proc. 11th International Conference on Pattern Recognition, 1992. (with R. Molina and F. J. Cortijo).

Classification of objects in images. Royal Statistical Society Conference, Sheffield, 1992.

Neural networks, pattern recognition and multivariate statistics. Twentieth European Meeting of Statisticians, 1992, 100-101.

Flexible nonlinear methods for classification. In Proceedings of World Congress on Neural Networks, Washington, 1995, II 927-934. International Neural Networks Society.

Contributions to discussions

Of read papers to the Royal Statistical Society:

Mollison. JRSS B 39, 321 (1977).
Bartlett. JRSS B 40, 162-3 (1978).
Kleiner, Martin & Thomson. JRSS B 41, 345-6 (1979).
Wilkinson, Eckert, Hancock & Mayo. JRSS B 45, 188 (1983).
Diggle & Gratton. JRSS B 46, 222 (1984).
Bennett & Haining. JRSS A 148, 27-8 (1985).
Cancer near Nuclear Installations. JRSS A 152, 371-2 (1989).
Donoho, Johnstone, Hoch & Stern. JRSS B 54, 67 (1992).
Grenander & Miller. JRSS B 56, 586 (1994).

Statistical methods for spatial point pattern data by J. K. Ord. In Spatial Statistics; Past Present and Future ed D. A. Griffith, IMAGE, Ann Arbor, 55-57 (1990).

Bayesian image restoration, with two applications in spatial statistics by J. Besag, J. York and A. Mollié. In Ann. Inst. Statist. Math. 43, 43-44 (1991).

Discussion of paper by David Tytler. In Statistical Challenges in Modern Astronomy eds. G. H. Babu and E. Feigelson, Springer, pp.102-105.

Discussion of Cheng, B. and Titterington, D. M. : Neural networks: A review from a statistical perspective. Statistical Science 9, 45-48.

Papers written as a member of the AMC statistical sub-committee

Recommendations for the definition, estimation and the use of the detection limit. Analyst 112, 199-204 (1987). (co-author)

Recommendations for the conduct and interpretation of cooperative trials. Analyst 112, 679-686 (1987). (main author)

Uses (proper and improper) of correlation coefficients. Analyst 113, 1469-1471 (1988). (sole author)

Report on an experimental test of `recommendations for the conduct and interpretation of co-operative trials.' Analyst 114, 1489-1495 (1989). (main author)

Robust statistics — how not to reject outliers. I. Basic Concepts. Analyst 114, 1693-1697 (1989). (sole author)

Robust statistics II. Inter-laboratory trials. Analyst 114, 1699-1702 (1989). (sole author)

Book reviews

`Random sets and integral geometry' by G. Matheron. J. Roy. Statist. Soc. A 139, 277-278 (1976).

`Integral geometry and geometrical probability' by L. A. Santalo. Math. Gazette 62, 72 (1978).

`Stochastic integration and generalized martingales' by A. Kussmaul. Proc. Edin. Math. Soc. 21, 92 (1978).

`Random measures' by O. Kallenberg. Proc. Edin. Math. Soc. 21, 92 (1978).

`Geometrical probability' by H. Solomon. Math. Gazette 63, 75 (1979).

`Geometrical probability and biological structures.' Kybernetes 8, 332 (1979).

`Figurale Wechselwirkung in Gesichtfelde' by G. Lehmann. Biometrics 38, 529 (1982).

`Probability Theory and Computer Science' eds G. Louchard and G. Latouche. Short Book Reviews 3, 26 (1983).

`Spatial processes' by A. D. Cliff & J. K. Ord. J. Amer. Statist. Assoc. 79, 283 (1984).

`Statistics on spheres' by G. S. Watson. J. Roy. Statist.Soc. A 147, 534-535 (1984).

`Statistical analysis of spatial point patterns' by P. J. Diggle. Math. Geol. 18, 353-354 (1986).

`Spatial data analysis by example — vol. 1' by G. J. G. Upton & B. Fingelton. Math. Geol. 18, 863-864 (1986).

`Potential pattern recognition' by D. Coomans & I. Broeckaert. Int. J. Bio-Med. Comp. ??, 154 (1986).

`Stochastic geometry and its applications' by D. Stoyan, W. S. Kendall & J. Mecke. J.Roy. Statist. Soc. A 151, 239-240 (1988).

`Spatial variation' by B. Matérn. J. Official Statistics 5, 103-104 (1989).

`Introduction to the Theory of Coverage Processes' by P. Hall. Biometrics 45, 1034-5 (1989).

`Advanced Spatial Statistics' by D. A. Griffith. The Economic Journal (1989).

`Statistical Modelling in GLIM' by M. Aitkin, D. Anderson, B. Francis & J. Hinde; `GLIM — An Introduction' by M. J. R. Healy. GLIM Newsletter 19, 8-9 (1989).

`E. T. Jaynes: Papers on Probability, Statistics and Statistical Physics' edited by R.D. Rosenkrantz. Statistician 39, 90-91 (1990).

`Statistical Analysis of Random Fields' by A. V. Ivanov & N. N. Leonenko. J. Roy. Statist. Soc. A 153, 402-403 (1990).

`Spatial data analysis by example — vol. 2' by G. J. G. Upton & B. Fingelton. Math. Geol. (1990) 22, 747-8 (1990).

`Simulated Annealing (SA) & Optimization: Modern Algorithms with VLSI, Optimal Design and Missile Defence Applications' ed. M. E. Johnson. J. Classification 7, 287-290 (1990).

`Spatial Data Configuration in Statistical Analysis of Regional Economic and Related Problems' by G. Arbia. News & Notes 17(10), 14 (1991).

`Configural Polysampling. A Route to Practical Robustness' by S. Morgenthaler and J. W. Tukey. Short Book Reviews 11, 46-47 (1991).

`Point Processes and their Statistical Inference' by A.F. Karr. Mathematical Gazette.

`Statistics for Spatial Data' by N. A. C. Cressie. Short Book Reviews 12, 45 (1992).

`Statistics for Spatial Data' by N. A. C. Cressie. Math. Geol. 25, 415-417 (1993).

`Parallel Algorithms for Digital Image Processing, Computer Vision and Neural Networks' edited by I. Pitas. J. Classification 11, 280-282 (1994).

`Neural Networks for Chemists' by J. Zupan and J. Gasteiger. J. Chemometrics 8, 193-194 (1994).

`Regenerative Stochastic Simulation' by G. S. Shedler. Bull. London Math Soc. 26, 410-411 (1994).

`Geometrical and Statistical Methods of Analysis of Star Configurations: Dating Ptolemy's Almagest' by A. T. Fomenko, V. V. Kalashnikov and C. V. Nosovsky. Short Book Reviews 14, 21 (1994).

`Number-theoretic Methods in Statistics' by K.-T. Fang and Y. Wang. J. Roy. Statist.Soc. A 158, 189-190 (1995).

`General Pattern Theory' by U. Grenander. J. Roy. Statist.Soc. A (1995).

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