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.