Semester 1 2022/2023

Date Speaker Title Abstract
04/10/2022 13:15 Welcome Meeting
11/10/2022 13:15 Bharati Kumar
(University of Bath)
Weighted hazard ratio estimation for delayed and diminishing treatment effect Abstract
18/10/2022 13:15 Theresa Smith
(University of Bath)
Dynamic prediction of competing risks in electronic patient records systems
25/10/2022 13:15 Thomas Burnett
(University of Bath)
Making all pairwise comparisons in multi-arm clinical trials without control treatment
02/11/2022 13:15 Robin Mitra
Saturated count models for user-friendly synthesis of categorical data Abstract
08/11/2022 13:15 Jaime Delgadillo
(University of Sheffield)
Stratified medicine and the use of AI for mental health care Abstract
15/11/2022 13:15 Jennifer Israelsson
(UK Health Security Agency)
From abstract climate models to physical hospital beds –an impact modelling case study Abstract
22/11/2022 No seminar due to interviews for academic positions in statistics.
29/11/2022 13:15 Bhramar Mukherjee
(University of Michigan)
Using Electronic Health Records for Scientific Research: Promises and Perils Abstract
30/11/2022 16:00 Theodore Papamarkou
(University of Manchester)
Machine learning with probability generating functions Abstract
06/12/2022 13:15 Clement Lee
(Newcastle University)
13/12/2022 13:15

Semester 2 2021/2022

Date Speaker Title Abstract
15/02/2022 13:15 Helen Ogden
(University of Southampton)
Flexible models for clustered data Abstract
22/02/2022 13:15 Carolina Euan
(Lancaster University)
Bernoulli Vector Autoregressive Model Abstract
08/03/2022 13:15 Eleni Matechou
(University of Kent)
New models for DNA-based single and multi-species monitoring Abstract
29/03/2022 13:15 Camila Olarte Parra
(University of Bath)
Hypothetical estimands in clinical trials: a unification of causal inference and missing data methods Abstract
05/04/2022 13:15 Vasileios Maroulas
(University of Tennessee)
Random Persistence Diagram Generation Abstract
03/05/2022 13:15 Rhian Daniel
(University of Cardiff)
Regression by composition Abstract

Semester 1 2021/2022

Date Speaker Title Abstract
12/10/2021 13:15 Timothy Cannings
(University of Edinburgh)
Adaptive Transfer Learning Abstract
19/10/2021 13:15 Axel Finke
(Loughborough University)
Conditional sequential Monte Carlo in high dimensions Abstract
26/10/2021 14:15 Michael Elliott
(University of Michigan)
Using synergies between survey statistics and causal inference to improve generalizability of clinical trials Abstract
02/11/2021 13:15 Jordan Richards
Joint estimation of extreme precipitation aggregates at different spatial scales through mixture modelling and conditional methods Abstract
23/11/2021 13:15 Christian Rohrbeck
(University of Bath)
Bayesian ordinal regression under a monotonicity constraint Abstract
30/11/2021 13:15 Kaustubh Adhikari
(Open University)
Understanding ourselves: Applying statistics to human genetics Abstract
14/12/2021 13:15 Deborshee Sen
(University of Bath)
Constrained inference through posterior projections Abstract

Semester 2 2020/2021

Date Speaker Title Abstract
16/02/2021 13:15 Sarah Heaps
(Newcastle University)
Enforcing stationarity through the prior in vector autoregressions Abstract
23/02/2021 13:15 Sumeetpal Singh
(Cambridge University)
Monte Carlo based Inference for State-space Models Abstract
02/03/2021 13:15 Matteo Quartagno
(University College London)
The DURATIONS design: a practical randomised trial design to optimise treatment duration Abstract
09/03/2021 13:15 Swati Chandna
(Birkbeck, University of London)
Nonparametric regression for multiple heterogeneous networks Abstract
16/03/2021 13:15 No seminar due to presentations by lectureship applicants
23/03/2021 13:15 Lizzi Pitt
(University of Bath)
Using dynamic programming to optimise First In Human trial designs Abstract
13/04/2021 13:15 Isabella Gollini
(University College Dublin)
A latent space approach for interdependent ego-networks with application to criminal networks Abstract
20/04/2021 13:15 Evangelos Evangelou
(University of Bath)
On the choice of importance distributions for multiple importance sampling estimators I Abstract
27/04/2021 13:15 Evangelos Evangelou
(University of Bath)
On the choice of importance distributions for multiple importance sampling estimators II Abstract
04/05/2021 13:15 Arron Gosnell
(University of Bath)
Incorporating the Tanimoto coefficient in a Gaussian process model to predict herbicide performance Abstract

Semester 1 2020/2021

Date Speaker Title Abstract
06/10/2020 13:15 Connor Gascoigne
(University of Bath)
Age-period-cohort modelling Abstract
13/10/2020 13:15 Adam Sykulski
(Lancaster University)
Time series parameter estimation and some applications Abstract
20/10/2020 13:15 Daniel Burrows
(University of Bath)
The multilevel bootstrap particle filter Abstract
27/10/2020 13:15 Clémence Leyrat
Addressing immortal-time bias in emulated trials from cancer registry data Abstract
03/11/2020 13:15 Olga Isupova
(University of Bath)
Deep learning applications for disaster management and conservation Abstract
10/11/2020 13:15 Emiko Dupont
(University of Bath)
Spatial+: a novel approach to spatial confounding Abstract
17/11/2020 13:15 Daniela Castro-Camilo
(University of Glasgow)
Bayesian space-time gap filling for inference on extreme hot-spots: an application to Red Sea surface temperatures Abstract
24/11/2020 13:15 Jo Eidsvik
Autonomous oceanographic sampling designs using excursion sets for multivariate Gaussian random fields Abstract
01/12/2020 13:15 No seminar
08/12/2020 13:15 Duncan Lee
(University of Glasgow)
Improved inference for areal unit count data using graph-based optimisation Abstract
15/12/2020 13:00 Karim Anaya-Izquierdo
Kari Heine
Matthew Nunes
Christian Rohrbeck
Sandipan Roy
Research Topic Talks