10 May 18
Speaker: Daniel Paulin, Department of Statistics, University of Oxford
Date: Thursday 10th May, 3.30 pm, Small Lecture Theatre, Department of Statistics, 24-29 St Giles’, Oxford
Title: Interplay between sampling and optimization
Abstract: Suppose that U is a real valued convex function in a d dimensional Euclidean space. The problems of
27 Apr 18
Speaker: David Gamarnik, MIT Sloan School of Management, USA
Date: Friday 27th April 2018, 3.30 pm, Large Lecture Theatre, Department of Statistics, 24-29 St Giles’, Oxford
Title: Algorithms and Algorithmic Obstacl...
26 Apr 18
Speakers: Dr Sepanda Pourhyaya and the alumni Alexandra Darmon who both work for the analytics focused startup, Fospha
Date: Thursday 26th April, 3.30 pm, Large Lecture Theatre, Department of Statistics, 24-29 St Giles’, Oxford
Title: Data Science & Industry
Abstract: If you’ve ever wondered how to become a data scientist and build concrete solu...
20 Apr 18
Speaker: Julian Echave, Universidad Nacional de San Martín, Buenos Aires, Argentina....
27 Mar 18
Oxford to hold artificial intelligence expo in March
The University of Oxford is to showcase artificial intelligence (AI) research across the whole University with a one-day expo on 27 March 2018. The event will bring together Oxford’s AI and machine learning thought leaders, providing a unique opportunity to hear from them about their work and their vision for the future.
The day will include briefings by the experts, panel question and answer sessions, de...
19 Mar 18
The Department of Statistics at the University of Oxford is organising the next South of England Genetic Epidemiology Group (SEGEG) meeting, to be held on Monday 19th March 2018 from 2.00 pm – 5.00 pm.
Further details about the event and registration can be found here.
15 Mar - 16 Mar 18
The sandpit meeting will be held at the Department of Statistics, University of Oxford, from 9.30am on Thursday 15th March through to 2.00 pm on Friday 16th March 2018.
This sandpit meeting will look at network analysis problems posed by the presenters from three industrial partners:Dr Alan Whitmore and Dr Jonny Wray from e-therapeutics are interested in finding drugs through a network approach to protein interactions Dr Kimmo Soramäki from FNA is interested ...
09 Mar 18
Speaker: Patricia Bouret, Centre national de la recherché scientifique (CNRS), France
Date: Friday 9th March 2018, 3.30 pm, Large Lecture Theatre, Department of Statistics
Title: Family wise separation rates for multiple testing
Abstract: Starting from a parallel betw...
05 Mar 18
Speaker: Matt Junge, Duke University
Date: Monday 5th March 2018, 12 noon in the Mathematical Institute, Andrew Wiles Building – Lecture room 5
Abstract: A car or parking spot is placed at each vertex of an infinite graph. Cars drive in search of unparked spots. When a car finds one, both the car and spot are removed. Three distinct traffic flow p...
01 Mar 18
Second year poster session
Ground floor social area, 2.00 pm – 4.00 pm