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8 upcoming talks and 732 talks in the archive.

Probability

Bernoulli convolutions for algebraic parameters

UserDr Peter Varju, University of Cambridge .

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 18 November 2014, 16:30-17:30

CMS Colloquia

Wild and tame behaviour in group theory

UserHenry Wilton (DPMMS, Cambridge).

HouseMR3, Centre for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockMonday 17 November 2014, 17:00-18:00

Probability

Maximal couplings and geometry

UserDr Sayan Banerjee, University of Warwick.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 11 November 2014, 16:30-17:30

Statistics

Ranking from pairwise comparisons using Seriation

UserAlexandre d'Aspremont, CNRS & Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris.

HouseMR12, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockFriday 07 November 2014, 16:00-17:00

Statistics

Adaptive posterior contraction

UserJohannes Schmidt-Hieber, University of Leiden.

HouseMR12, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockFriday 24 October 2014, 16:00-17:00

Probability

Solving the dynamical sine-Gordon equation

UserDr Hao Shen, University of Warwick .

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 21 October 2014, 16:30-17:30

Statistics

Flexible multiple testing using closed testing and Simes

UserJelle Goeman, Radboud University Medical Center.

HouseMR12, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockFriday 17 October 2014, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge Statistics Clinic

Statistics Clinic I - Michaelmas 2014

Please be aware of the room change.

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseCentre for Mathematical Sciences, Meeting Room 9 (Ground floor, Pavillion B).

ClockWednesday 15 October 2014, 16:30-18:00

Probability

Random walk on hyperbolic unimodular triangulations and circle packing

UserDr Gourab Ray, Statistical Laboratory, University of Cambridge .

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 14 October 2014, 16:30-17:30

Peter Whittle Colloquium

Peter Whittle Colloquium

UserYuval Peres (MSR Redmond) , Bálint Tóth (TU Budapest/U Bristol) , Wendelin Werner (ETH Zurich) .

HouseMR12 Centre for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockFriday 03 October 2014, 16:00-19:00

Cambridge Statistics Clinic

Statistics Clinic - Summer III

Room changed

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseCentre for Mathematical Sciences, Meeting Room 3.

ClockWednesday 17 September 2014, 16:30-18:00

Cambridge Statistics Clinic

Statistics Clinic - Summer II

Room changed

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseCentre for Mathematical Sciences, Meeting Room 3.

ClockWednesday 20 August 2014, 16:30-18:00

Probability Theory and Statistics in High and Infinite Dimensions

Empirical entropy, minimax regret and minimax risk

UserAlexandre (Sasha) Tsybakov, Laboratoire de Statistique, CREST and Laboratoire de Probabilités et Modèles Aléatoires CNRS.

HouseCentre for Mathematical Sciences, Meeting Room 2.

ClockWednesday 25 June 2014, 14:15-14:45

Probability Theory and Statistics in High and Infinite Dimensions

Precise moment and tail estimates for Rademacher series in terms of weak parameters

UserKrzysztof Oleszkiewicz, Faculty of Mathematics, Informatics, and Mechanics, University of Warsaw.

HouseCentre for Mathematical Sciences, Meeting Room 2.

ClockWednesday 25 June 2014, 11:00-11:30

Probability Theory and Statistics in High and Infinite Dimensions

A robust and adaptive estimator for regression I

UserLucien Birgé, Laboratoire de Probabilités et Modèles Aléatoires, Paris.

HouseCentre for Mathematical Sciences, Meeting Room 2.

ClockTuesday 24 June 2014, 09:30-10:00

Probability Theory and Statistics in High and Infinite Dimensions

On the structure of random coordinate projections

UserShahar Mendelson, The Australian National Univeristy and Technion, Israel .

HouseCentre for Mathematical Sciences, Meeting Room 2.

ClockMonday 23 June 2014, 16:15-16:45

Probability Theory and Statistics in High and Infinite Dimensions

On the nonparametric Bernstein-von Mises phenomenon

UserIsmaël Castillo, Laboratoire de Probabilités et Modèles Aléatoires, Paris.

HouseCentre for Mathematical Sciences, Meeting Room 2.

ClockMonday 23 June 2014, 14:45-15:15

Probability

Phase transition in loop percolation

UserDr Artem Sapozhnikov, Max-Planck Institut fur Mathematik, Leipzig.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 27 May 2014, 16:30-17:30

Probability

Rounding Markov Chains and Iterative Load-Balancing Schemes

UserDr Thomas Sauerwald, Computer Laboratory, University of Cambridge .

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 20 May 2014, 16:30-17:30

Probability

Polymer pinning with sparse disorder

UserProfessor Ken Alexander, University of Southern California.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 20 May 2014, 15:00-16:00

Probability

Random lattice triangulations

UserDr Alexandre Stauffer, University of Bath .

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 13 May 2014, 16:30-17:30

Probability

Random loop models with links to quantaum spin systems

UserDr Daniel Ueltschi, Warwick University .

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 06 May 2014, 16:30-17:30

Statistics

It is hard to be strongly faithful

UserCaroline Uhler, Institute of Science and Technology Austria.

HouseMR12, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockFriday 02 May 2014, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge Statistics Clinic

Cambridge Statistics Clinic 2013 - 2014 Easter I

Normal session during the term

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseCentre for Mathematical Sciences, Meeting Room 4.

ClockWednesday 30 April 2014, 16:30-18:00

Statistics of Prof Philip Dawid

Statistics of Philip Dawid

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseCMS, MR3.

ClockWednesday 30 April 2014, 10:00-18:00

Statistics

Limit theorems for nearly unstable Hawkes processes

UserMathieu Rosenbaum, University Pierre and Marie Curie (Paris 6).

HouseMR12, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockFriday 25 April 2014, 16:00-17:00

Probability

A dynamical system of the WR model in 1D

UserDr Yuri Suhov, Statslab/University of Sao Paulo, Brazil .

HouseMR15, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 15 April 2014, 14:15-15:15

Cambridge Statistics Clinic

Cambridge Statistics Clinic 2013 - 2014 Easter Break

Extra session before Easter term

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseCentre for Mathematical Sciences, Meeting Room 4.

ClockWednesday 02 April 2014, 16:30-18:00

Statistics

Statistical modelling of networks in disease biology

UserSach Mukherjee, MRC Biostatistics Unit Cambridge.

HouseMR12, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockFriday 14 March 2014, 14:30-15:30

CMS Colloquia

The Accelerating Universe

UserProfessor Anne-Christine Davis, University of Cambridge.

HouseMR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockMonday 03 March 2014, 17:00-18:00

Probability

Random stable looptrees

User Igor Kortchemski (ENS Paris).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 25 February 2014, 14:00-15:00

Probability

Random matrices at high temperature

UserRomain Allez (Berlin) .

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 11 February 2014, 16:30-17:30

Statistics

Stein's method, information theory and Bayesian statistics

UserChristophe Ley, Université libre de Bruxelles.

HouseMR12, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockFriday 07 February 2014, 14:30-15:30

Probability

Lengths of Monotone Subsequences in a Mallows Permutation

UserNayantara Bhatnagar (University of Delaware).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 21 January 2014, 16:30-17:30

Statistics

Sharp bounds for compressive learning

UserAta Kaban, University of Birmingham.

HouseMR12, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockFriday 17 January 2014, 16:00-17:00

Statistics

High Dimensional Influence Measure

UserChenlei Leng, University of Warwick.

HouseMR12, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockFriday 06 December 2013, 16:00-17:00

Probability

Recent progress in multi-type WR models

UserYuri Suhov (Cambridge & Sao Paulo) .

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 03 December 2013, 14:00-15:00

Probability

Brownian motion in Liouville quantum gravity

UserNathanael Berestycki (Cambridge) .

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 26 November 2013, 16:30-17:30

Probability

Conformal invariance of isoradial dimers

UserZhongyang Li (Cambridge).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 19 November 2013, 14:00-15:00

Statistics

The use of survey weights in regression modelling

UserChris Skinner, London School of Economics.

HouseMR12, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockFriday 15 November 2013, 16:00-17:00

CMS Colloquia

Image reconstruction from corrupted and undersampled data

UserDr Carola-Bibiane Schönlieb, DAMTP.

HouseMR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockMonday 11 November 2013, 17:00-18:00

Statistics

Matching Quantiles Estimation

UserQiwei Yao, London School of Economics.

HouseMR12, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockFriday 25 October 2013, 16:00-17:00

Probability

Coulomb gas ensembles in 2D

UserHåkan Hedenmalm (KTH).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 22 October 2013, 16:30-17:30

Statistics

The Geometry of Needlets Excursion Sets

UserDomenico Marinucci, University of Roma Tor Vergata.

HouseMR12, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockFriday 11 October 2013, 16:00-17:00

Conference on Mathematical Topics in Kinetic Theory

Noiseless Vlasov-Poisson simulations with linearly transformed particles

UserMartin Campos-Pinto (CNRS - University Paris VI) .

HouseMR12.

ClockFriday 21 June 2013, 09:30-10:20

Conference on Mathematical Topics in Kinetic Theory

Instantaneous filling of the vacuum for the Boltzmann equation

UserMarc Briant (University of Cambridge) .

HouseMR12.

ClockThursday 20 June 2013, 14:10-17:00

Conference on Mathematical Topics in Kinetic Theory

Exponential convergence to equilibrium for the Landau equation

UserKleber Carrapatoso (University Paris Dauphine) .

HouseMR12.

ClockThursday 20 June 2013, 14:00-14:50

Conference on Mathematical Topics in Kinetic Theory

Invariant Measures for a Kinetic Equation Modelling Schooling of Fish

UserMaria Carvalho (University of Porto Rua do Campo Alegre) .

HouseMR12.

ClockThursday 20 June 2013, 11:40-12:30

Conference on Mathematical Topics in Kinetic Theory

Regularity of the Boltzmann equation in convex domains

UserChanwoo Kim (University of Cambridge) .

HouseMR12.

ClockThursday 20 June 2013, 10:50-11:40

Conference on Mathematical Topics in Kinetic Theory

Long time behaviour for the granular media equation

UserFrançois Bolley (University Paris Dauphine) .

HouseMR12.

ClockWednesday 19 June 2013, 10:50-11:40

Conference on Mathematical Topics in Kinetic Theory

A uniform ergodic theorem

UserJonathan Ben Artzi (Cambridge) .

HouseMR12.

ClockWednesday 19 June 2013, 09:20-10:20

Conference on Mathematical Topics in Kinetic Theory

Stable stationary states for repulsive-attractive potentials

UserJose Antonio Carrillo (Imperial College, London) .

HouseMR12.

ClockTuesday 18 June 2013, 17:00-17:50

Conference on Mathematical Topics in Kinetic Theory

Forward Semi-Lagrangian Method for Curvilinear Meshes

UserMorgane Bergot (University Lyon I) .

HouseMR12.

ClockTuesday 18 June 2013, 10:50-11:40

Conference on Mathematical Topics in Kinetic Theory

Gyrokinetic simulation of magnetised plasmas

UserEric Sonnendrucker (MPI Munich - TU Munich) .

HouseMR12.

ClockTuesday 18 June 2013, 09:30-10:30

Probability

Percolation of finite clusters

UserGeoffrey Grimmett (Cambridge).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 11 June 2013, 14:00-15:00

Probability

Self-avoiding walk on regular graphs

UserZhongyang Li (Cambridge).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 28 May 2013, 16:30-17:30

Probability

Nodal length fluctuations for arithmetic random waves.

UserIgor Wigman, (King's College London).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 21 May 2013, 16:30-17:30

Statistics

Classification Using Censored Functional Data

UserAurore Delaigle, University of Melbourne.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 17 May 2013, 16:00-17:00

Statistics

On the Computational and Statistical Interface and "Big Data"

UserMichael I. Jordan, University of California, Berkeley.

HouseSeminar Room 1, Isaac Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 10 May 2013, 15:45-16:45

Statistics

From depth to local depth : a focus on centrality

UserDavy Paindaveine, Université libre de Bruxelles.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 03 May 2013, 16:00-17:00

Statistics

Approximating Data

UserLaurie Davies, Univeristy of Duisburg-Essen.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 26 April 2013, 16:00-17:00

CMS Colloquia

WHAT GALOIS THEORY CAN TEACH US ABOUT FUNDAMENTAL PHYSICS: A COSMIC GALOIS GROUP?

UserPierre Cartier (Institut Des Hautes Etudes Scientifiques).

HouseMR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockThursday 25 April 2013, 14:00-17:00

Statistics Reading Group

Reproducing Kernel Hilbert Spaces in Non-parametric Statistics

Note the unusual time and location to allow attendance at the RSS Ordinary meeting

UserBharath Sriperumbudur, Statistical Laboratory.

HouseMR-12.

ClockWednesday 13 March 2013, 13:15-14:30

Statistics

The Bayesian Approach To Inverse Problems

UserAndrew Stuart, University of Warwick.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 08 March 2013, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge Statistics Clinic

Statistics Clinic Lent IV

UserStatistics Clinic Team, University of Cambridge.

HouseCentre for Mathematical Sciences, Meeting Room 5 (centre building, basement).

ClockWednesday 06 March 2013, 16:30-18:00

Finance - Centre for Financial Research

Robust calibration of models in finance

UserProfessor Josef Teichmann (ETH University of Zurich).

HouseCMS, MR4.

ClockTuesday 05 March 2013, 17:00-18:00

Statistics Reading Group

Minimax lower bound using Assouad's method

UserArlene Kim (Statistical Laboratory).

HouseMR5, CMS.

ClockWednesday 27 February 2013, 16:30-18:00

Cambridge Statistics Clinic

Statistics Clinic Lent III

UserStatistics Clinic Team, University of Cambridge.

HouseCentre for Mathematical Sciences, Meeting Room 5 (centre building, basement).

ClockWednesday 20 February 2013, 16:30-18:00

Statistics Reading Group

Adaptive algorithms for Stratified Sampling Monte Carlo

Note the earlier time and different room to allow attendance at the RSS Ordinary Meeting

UserAlexandra Carpentier (Statistical Laboratory).

HouseMR9, CMS.

ClockWednesday 13 February 2013, 14:00-15:30

Probability

Flows driven by rough paths

UserIsmael Bailleul (IRMAR).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 12 February 2013, 16:30-17:30

Statistics

Local Bilinear Multiple-Output Quantile Regression: from $L_1$ Optimization to Regression Depth

UserMarc Hallin, ECARES, Universite libre de Bruxelles and ORFE, Princeton University.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 08 February 2013, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge Statistics Clinic

Statistics Clinic Lent II

UserStatistics Clinic Team, University of Cambridge.

HouseCentre for Mathematical Sciences, Meeting Room 5 (centre building, basement).

ClockWednesday 06 February 2013, 16:30-18:00

Statistics

When Bayesians Can't Handle the Truth

UserCosma Shalizi, Carnegie Mellon University.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 01 February 2013, 16:00-17:00

Statistics Reading Group

Theory and applications of proper scoring rules

UserPhilip Dawid (Statistical Laboratory).

HouseMR5, CMS.

ClockWednesday 30 January 2013, 16:30-18:00

Probability

Finite range decomposition of free fields

UserRoland Bauerschmidt (UBC).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 29 January 2013, 14:00-15:00

Statistics

Conflicts between optimality criteria for block designs with low replication

UserRosemary Bailey, Queen Mary University of London.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 25 January 2013, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge Statistics Clinic

Statistics Clinic Lent I

UserStatistics Clinic Team, University of Cambridge.

HouseCentre for Mathematical Sciences, Meeting Room 5 (centre building, basement).

ClockWednesday 23 January 2013, 16:30-18:00

Probability

The free Bose gas and permutations of integers

UserThomas Richthammer (Munich).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 15 January 2013, 16:30-17:30

Cambridge Statistics Clinic

Statistics Clinic Winter 2012

UserStatistics Clinic Team, University of Cambridge.

HouseCentre for Mathematical Sciences, Meeting Room 5 (centre building, basement).

ClockWednesday 12 December 2012, 16:30-18:00

Statistics

Minimax Lower Bounds

UserAdityanand Guntuboyina, UC Berkeley.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 30 November 2012, 16:00-17:00

Probability

A new approach to the Brownian web

UserNathanael Berestycki (Cambridge).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 27 November 2012, 16:30-17:30

Statistics

Stability

UserBin Yu, University of California, Berkeley.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockMonday 26 November 2012, 16:00-17:00

Statistics

Random Fraction of a Biased Sample: old models and a new one

UserGeurt Jongbloed, TU Delft, EURANDOM.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 23 November 2012, 16:00-17:00

Probability

Invariant and unimodular measures in the theory of random graphs

UserVadim Kaimanovich (University of Ottawa).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 20 November 2012, 16:30-17:30

CMS Colloquia

Curvature, Sphere Theorems, and the Ricci Flow

To be followed by a reception in the central core

UserProf. Simon Brendle (Stanford).

HouseMR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockMonday 19 November 2012, 17:00-18:00

Statistics

A semiparametric model for heterogeneous panel data with fixed effects

UserOliver Linton, Department of Economics, University of Cambridge.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 02 November 2012, 16:00-17:00

Probability

On the monotonicity of the speed of biased random walk on a Galton-Watson tree without leaves

UserAlexander Fribergh (Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 30 October 2012, 16:30-17:30

Probability

SLE(8/3)-bubbles

User Dmitry Belyaev (Oxford).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 23 October 2012, 16:30-17:30

Probability

Space-time percolation and detection by mobile nodes

User Alexandre Stauffer (Microsoft Research).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 09 October 2012, 16:30-17:30

Statistics

Nonparametric regression for locally stationary time series

UserMichael Vogt, Department of Economics, University of Cambridge.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 05 October 2012, 16:00-17:00

Probability

Recurrence of planar graph limits

User Ori Gurel-Gurevich (University of British Columbia).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 17 July 2012, 14:15-15:15

Statistics Reading Group

Graphical communication of variability, risk and uncertainty

UserDavid Spiegelhalter (Cambridge).

HouseMR2, CMS.

ClockWednesday 13 June 2012, 16:30-17:30

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

Simple Dynamics in Large Games

UserR. Ramanujam (Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai).

HouseMR12, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 11 June 2012, 16:30-17:30

Statistical Laboratory Graduate Seminars

Investing and Stopping, and Firms, Banks and Households

UserMoritz Duembgen and Pawel Zaczkowski (U. of Cambridge).

HouseCMS, MR14.

ClockMonday 04 June 2012, 13:30-14:30

Statistics Reading Group

Modern advances in likelihood ratio inference

UserMoulinath Banerjee (University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA).

HouseMR2, CMS.

ClockWednesday 30 May 2012, 16:30-17:30

CMS Colloquia

The Topological Cauchy-Schwarz Inequality

Inaugural Lecture as Professor of Pure Mathematics

UserDanny Calegari (Cambridge).

HouseMR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockMonday 28 May 2012, 17:00-18:00

Statistical Laboratory Graduate Seminars

Branching particle systems with selection

UserLee Zhuo Zhao (University of Cambridge).

HouseCMS, MR14.

ClockMonday 28 May 2012, 13:30-14:30

Statistics

Modelling Network Data

UserPatrick Wolfe, University College London.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 25 May 2012, 16:00-17:00

Statistical Laboratory Graduate Seminars

The Merton Problem with a drawdown constraint on consumption

UserArun Thillaisundaram (University of Cambridge).

HouseCMS, MR14.

ClockMonday 21 May 2012, 13:30-14:30

Statistics

Statistical inference for compound regression

UserAlexandre Tsybakov, Université Paris VI.

HouseMR5, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 18 May 2012, 16:00-17:00

Statistics

Large-scale convex optimization for machine learning

UserFrancis Bach, INRIA, Laboratoire d'Informatique de l'Ecole Normale Supérieure.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 04 May 2012, 16:00-17:00

Statistical Laboratory Graduate Seminars

History of Statistics (up to ~1900)

UserElena Yudovina (University of Cambridge).

HouseCMS, MR14.

ClockMonday 30 April 2012, 14:00-15:00

Statistical Laboratory Graduate Seminars

An overview of shape-constrained estimation problems

UserYining Chen (University of Cambridge).

HouseCMS, MR12.

ClockMonday 12 March 2012, 14:00-15:00

Statistical Laboratory Graduate Seminars

High-dimensional statistics

UserRajen Shah.

HouseCMS, MR12.

ClockMonday 05 March 2012, 14:00-15:00

Statistics

Second-Order Comparison of Functional Data with Applications to DNA Geom

UserVictor Panaretos, École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 02 March 2012, 16:00-17:00

Probability

Random rigidity in the free group

UserDanny Calegari (Cambridge).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 28 February 2012, 14:15-15:15

Statistical Laboratory Graduate Seminars

Excursions of Brownian motion and some applications

UserMoritz Duembgen (University of Cambridge).

HouseCMS, MR12.

ClockMonday 27 February 2012, 14:00-15:00

Probability

Random Toeplitz matrices

UserArnab Sen (Cambridge).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 21 February 2012, 14:15-15:15

Statistical Laboratory Graduate Seminars

A quick tour through dynamic programming

UserPawel Zaczkowski.

HouseCMS, MR12.

ClockMonday 20 February 2012, 14:00-15:00

Statistics

Goodness-of-fit tests for noisy directional data

UserThanh Mai Pham Ngoc, Université Paris Sud, Orsay.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 17 February 2012, 14:30-15:30

Probability

Disorder, entropy and harmonic functions

UserHugo Duminil (Geneva).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 14 February 2012, 14:15-15:15

Statistical Laboratory Graduate Seminars

An Introduction to No-Arbitrage Pricing

UserArun Thillaisundaram (University of Cambridge).

HouseCMS, MR12.

ClockMonday 13 February 2012, 14:00-15:00

Statistics

Safe Learning: How to Modify Bayesian Inference when All Models are Wrong

UserPeter Grünwald, Centrum voor Wiskunde en Informatica, Amsterdam.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 10 February 2012, 16:00-17:00

Probability

Branching Brownian motion with selection

UserPascal Maillard (UPMC).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 07 February 2012, 14:15-15:15

Statistics

Marginal Models for Dependent, Clustered, and Longitudinal Categorical Data

UserWicher Bergsma, London School of Economics and Political Science.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 03 February 2012, 16:00-17:00

Probability

Analytical and Combinatorial Problems via Probability

Joint Seminar with Combinatorics Series

UserJordan Stoyanov (Newcastle).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockThursday 02 February 2012, 14:30-15:30

Statistics Reading Group

Robust Statistics: An Overview and Some Questions

UserSubhra Sankar Dhar, University of Cambridge.

HouseMR5, CMS.

ClockWednesday 01 February 2012, 16:30-17:30

Statistical Laboratory Graduate Seminars

An Introduction to Price Indices

UserJames Lawrence (University of Cambridge).

HouseCMS, MR12.

ClockMonday 30 January 2012, 14:00-15:00

Statistics

Approximate Bayesian Computation for model selection

UserChristian Robert, Universite Paris-Dauphine and IUF.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 27 January 2012, 16:00-17:00

Statistical Laboratory Graduate Seminars

TCP/IP: what does it do, and why does it work

UserElena Yudovina (University of Cambridge).

HouseCMS, MR9.

ClockMonday 23 January 2012, 14:00-15:00

Statistics

Random forests

UserGérard Biau, Université Pierre et Marie Curie.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 20 January 2012, 16:00-17:00

Statistical Laboratory Graduate Seminars

Organizational meeting

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseCMS, MR9.

ClockWednesday 18 January 2012, 13:00-14:00

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

Experiments with dynamic networks of virtual routers

This talk is a part of the SRG-SEMINAR series, and it is listed here as it may be of interest to this seminar's audience as well.

UserRichard G. Clegg (UCL).

HouseFW26, Computer Lab, 15 JJ Thomson Avenue, Cambridge.

ClockThursday 24 November 2011, 16:00-17:00

Statistical Laboratory Graduate Seminars

D-optimal design of experiments

UserRadoslav Harman, Comenius University.

HouseCMS, MR9.

ClockThursday 24 November 2011, 15:00-16:00

Probability

Algorithmic Barriers from Phase Transitions

User Dimitris Achlioptas (University of Athens & RACTI).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 22 November 2011, 16:30-17:30

CMS Colloquia

Black holes and extra dimensions

UserDr Harvey Reall, DAMTP.

HouseMR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockMonday 21 November 2011, 17:00-18:00

Statistical Laboratory Graduate Seminars

Excursions for Brownian motion -- POSTPONED

UserMoritz Duembgen (University of Cambridge).

HouseCMS, MR13.

ClockMonday 21 November 2011, 15:00-16:00

Statistics

The aggregation problems in learning theory

UserGuillaume Lecue, CNRS, Universite Paris-Est Marne-la-vallee.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 18 November 2011, 16:00-17:00

Statistical Laboratory Graduate Seminars

The Merton Problem for Optimal Investment

UserArun Thillaisundaram (University of Cambridge).

HouseCMS, MR9.

ClockThursday 17 November 2011, 15:00-16:00

Statistical Laboratory Graduate Seminars

Random matrices and something

UserAndrei Bejan (University of Cambridge).

HouseCMS, MR9.

ClockThursday 10 November 2011, 15:00-16:00

Probability

Speed of random walks

UserYuval Peres (Microsoft Research, Redmond).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 08 November 2011, 14:15-15:15

Statistical Laboratory Graduate Seminars

Mixing times of Markov chains

UserGuolong Li.

HouseCMS, MR10.

ClockThursday 03 November 2011, 15:00-16:00

Statistics Reading Group

Statistical problems in Astronomy and High Energy Physics

UserBodhi Sen, University of Cambridge.

HouseMR4, CMS.

ClockWednesday 02 November 2011, 16:30-17:30

Probability

Cover times, blanket times, and the Gaussian free field.

User Yuval Peres Microsoft Research, Redmond.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 01 November 2011, 14:15-15:15

Statistics

On adaptation of false discovery rate

UserEtienne Roquain, Université Paris 6, Pierre et Marie Curie.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 28 October 2011, 16:00-17:00

Statistical Laboratory Graduate Seminars

Non-parametric density estimation

UserAndre Kueh.

HouseCMS, MR9.

ClockThursday 27 October 2011, 15:00-16:00

Statistics

Statistical Multiscale Analysis: From Signal Detection to Nanoscale Photonic Imaging

UserAxel Munk, Institute for Mathematical Stochastics, Georg August University Goettingen and Max-Planck-Institute for Biophysical Chemistry.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 25 October 2011, 16:00-17:00

Statistical Laboratory Graduate Seminars

Excursion theory for a finite-state Markov process

UserMoritz Duembgen (University of Cambridge).

HouseCMS, MR9.

ClockThursday 20 October 2011, 15:00-16:00

Statistical Laboratory Graduate Seminars

Braess's paradox

UserElena Yudovina (University of Cambridge).

HouseCMS, MR9.

ClockThursday 13 October 2011, 15:00-16:00

Statistics

Boundary estimation in the presence of measurement error with unknown variance

UserIngrid van Keilegom, Université catholique de Louvain.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 07 October 2011, 16:00-17:00

Statistical Laboratory Graduate Seminars

Organizational meeting

UserElena Yudovina (University of Cambridge).

HouseCMS, MR to be confirmed.

ClockThursday 06 October 2011, 15:15-16:00

Probability

Unbiased Shifts for Brownian Motion

UserHermann Thorisson (University of Iceland).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockMonday 26 September 2011, 14:15-15:15

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

Control of Stochastic Processing Networks

UserR. J. Williams (Department of Mathematics, University of California, San Diego).

HouseMR12, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 11 July 2011, 14:30-15:30

Statistics Reading Group

Statistical image processing for electron microscopy on molecular machines

UserSjors Scheres, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology.

HouseMR11, CMS.

ClockMonday 13 June 2011, 14:00-15:30

Probability

Connectivity in discrete random processes

UserPo-Shen Loh (Carnegie-Mellon).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockThursday 09 June 2011, 16:30-17:30

Cambridge Statistics Clinic

Stats clinic III

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

House Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Meeting Room 11.

ClockWednesday 08 June 2011, 16:30-18:00

Statistics Reading Group

Bayesian Clustering with the Dirichlet-Process Prior

UserDr. Audrey Q Fu, Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience.

HouseMR11, CMS.

ClockWednesday 01 June 2011, 16:30-17:30

Statistics

Hawkes process as models for some genomic data

UserPatricia Reynaud-Bouret (CNRS and Univ. Nice).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 20 May 2011, 16:00-17:00

Statistical Laboratory Graduate Seminars

Mutually beneficial contingent claims in incomplete markets

UserEzequiel Antar (University of Cambridge).

HouseCMS, MR11.

ClockThursday 19 May 2011, 15:15-16:00

Statistics Reading Group

Nonparametric maximum likelihood estimation

UserFlorian Gach, Statistical Laboratory.

HouseMR11, CMS.

ClockWednesday 18 May 2011, 16:30-17:30

Probability

Aggregation and Coalescence III

UserJames Norris (Cambridge).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 17 May 2011, 16:30-17:30

Probability

Old and new results on stationary tessellations

UserGuenter Last (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 10 May 2011, 16:30-17:30

Probability

Aggregation and Coalescence II

UserJames Norris (Cambridge).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 10 May 2011, 15:00-16:00

Statistics

Likelihood Inference and Bayesian MCMC

UserDon Pierce (Oregon State University).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 06 May 2011, 16:00-17:00

Statistics Reading Group

Exact simulation

UserTom Dean, Engineering department.

HouseMR11, CMS.

ClockWednesday 04 May 2011, 16:30-17:30

Probability

Aggregation and Coalescence I

UserJames Norris (Cambridge).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 03 May 2011, 16:30-17:30

Statistical Laboratory Graduate Seminars

On the estimation of causal associations with a binary outcome

UserStephen Burgess (University of Cambridge).

HouseCMS, MR11.

ClockThursday 28 April 2011, 15:15-16:15

Peter Whittle Colloquium

An afternoon of Mathematics and Biology

UserRichard Durbin (Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute), Glenn Vinnicombe (Engineering Department), Ottoline Leyser (Sainsbury Laboratory).

HouseWolfson Room (MR2) Centre for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockTuesday 26 April 2011, 14:00-19:00

Statistical Laboratory Graduate Seminars

Coalescent theory

UserClement Foucart (visiting from Universite Pierre et Marie Curie).

HouseCMS, MR11.

ClockThursday 21 April 2011, 15:15-16:15

Statistical Laboratory Graduate Seminars

Causality

UserNayia Constantinou.

HouseCMS, MR11.

ClockThursday 31 March 2011, 15:15-16:15

LMS Invited Lectures 2011

Compressed sensing: Lecture 8

UserEmmanuel Candés (Stanford University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockFriday 25 March 2011, 10:00-11:00

LMS Invited Lectures 2011

Compressed sensing: Lecture 7

UserEmmanuel Candés (Stanford University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockThursday 24 March 2011, 14:00-15:30

LMS Invited Lectures 2011

Compressed sensing: Lecture 6

UserEmmanuel Candés (Stanford University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockThursday 24 March 2011, 10:00-11:00

LMS Invited Lectures 2011

Compressed sensing: Lecture 5

UserEmmanuel Candés (Stanford University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockWednesday 23 March 2011, 14:00-15:30

LMS Invited Lectures 2011

Compressed sensing: Lecture 4

UserEmmanuel Candés (Stanford University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockWednesday 23 March 2011, 10:00-11:00

LMS Invited Lectures 2011

Compressed sensing: Lecture 3

UserEmmanuel Candés (Stanford University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockTuesday 22 March 2011, 14:00-15:30

LMS Invited Lectures 2011

Compressed sensing: Lecture 2

UserEmmanuel Candés (Stanford University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockTuesday 22 March 2011, 10:00-11:00

LMS Invited Lectures 2011

Compressed Sensing in RF

UserMike Davies (University of Edinburgh).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockMonday 21 March 2011, 16:00-17:00

LMS Invited Lectures 2011

Compressed sensing: Lecture 1

UserEmmanuel Candés (Stanford University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockMonday 21 March 2011, 14:00-15:30

Statistical Laboratory Graduate Seminars

Large deviations

UserElena Yudovina ( DPMMS).

HouseCMS, MR4.

ClockThursday 10 March 2011, 15:15-16:00

Probability

The branching Brownian motion seen from its tip

UserJulien Berestycki (Paris VI).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 08 March 2011, 16:30-17:30

Statistics Reading Group

Model criticism in complex Bayesian evidence synthesis for infectious disease models

UserAnne Presanis, MRC Biostatistics Unit.

HouseMR5, CMS.

ClockWednesday 02 March 2011, 16:30-17:30

Statistical Laboratory Graduate Seminars

Random matrices

UserStephanie Jacquot (Statslab).

HouseCMS, MR4.

ClockThursday 24 February 2011, 15:15-16:00

Probability

Self-interacting random walks and their asymptotic behavior

UserWendelin Werner (Universite Paris-Sud and ENS).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 22 February 2011, 16:30-17:30

Statistics

Approximate Inference for the Loss-Calibrated Bayesian

UserSimon Lacoste-Julien (Cambridge).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 18 February 2011, 16:00-17:00

Statistics Reading Group

Nonparametric maximum likelihood estimation

UserFlorian Gach, Statistical Laboratory.

HouseMR5, CMS.

ClockWednesday 16 February 2011, 16:30-17:30

Statistical Laboratory Graduate Seminars

Mutations and Card Shuffling

UserRichard Pymar (University of Cambridge).

HouseCMS, MR4.

ClockThursday 10 February 2011, 15:15-16:00

Probability

Scaling limits of forest fire processes.

UserNicolas Fournier (Marne-La-Vallée).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 08 February 2011, 16:30-17:30

CMS Colloquia

Solving Linear Equations

UserProfessor Arieh Iserles (DAMTP).

HouseMR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockMonday 07 February 2011, 17:00-18:00

Statistics

Bayesian semiparametrics with Gaussian process priors

UserIsmael Castillo (CNRS and Paris 6).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 04 February 2011, 16:00-17:00

Statistics Reading Group

Frameworks for causal inference

UserRoland Ramsahai, Statistical Laboratory.

HouseMR2, CMS.

ClockWednesday 02 February 2011, 16:30-17:30

Probability

Hedging under arbitrage

UserJohannes Ruf (Columbia).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 25 January 2011, 14:00-15:00

Probability

Talk cancelled

UserMichael Keane (Wesleyan University).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 30 November 2010, 14:00-15:00

Probability

Concentration inequalities by the entropy method, variations

UserStephane Boucheron (Universite Paris 7).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 26 November 2010, 16:00-17:00

Statistics

Concentration inequalities by the entropy method, variations

User Stephane Boucheron (Universite Paris 7).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 26 November 2010, 16:00-17:00

Probability

Lifetime of relativistic diffusions

UserIsmael Bailleul (Cambridge).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 23 November 2010, 16:30-17:30

Statistics

On adaptive nonparametric inference

UserRichard Nickl (Cambridge).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 19 November 2010, 16:00-17:00

Statistics

Regret Bounds for Gaussian Process Bandit Problems

UserSteffen Grunewalder (University College London).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 12 November 2010, 16:00-17:00

Probability

Bulk scaling limit of the Laguerre ensemble

UserStephanie Jacquot (Cambridge).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 09 November 2010, 16:30-17:30

Statistics

Applications of Bernstein polynomials in Statistics

UserSonia Petrone (University Bocconi Milan).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 05 November 2010, 16:00-17:00

Probability

Relativistic stochastic processes

UserFabrice Debbasch (Paris VI).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockThursday 04 November 2010, 16:00-17:00

Statistics

Sparsity pattern aggregation for convex stochastic optimization.

UserPhillipe Rigollet (Princeton University).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 29 October 2010, 16:00-17:00

Statistics

Control variates for reversible MCMC samplers

UserPetros Dellaportas (Athens University).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 22 October 2010, 16:00-17:00

Probability

Near-critical scaling limits

UserChristophe Garban (CNRS, Lyon).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 19 October 2010, 16:30-17:30

CMS Colloquia

The Pointless Universe

Inaugural Lecture as 18th Lucasian Professor of Mathematics

UserProfessor Michael Green DAMTP.

HouseMR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockMonday 18 October 2010, 17:00-18:00

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

Queues, Counters and Optimization

UserR. Srikant, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

HouseMR12, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockThursday 09 September 2010, 14:00-15:00

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

Some Uses of Hashing in Networking Problems

UserMichael Mitzenmacher, Harvard University.

HouseLecture Theatre 1, Computer Laboratory..

ClockMonday 02 August 2010, 14:15-15:15

Probability

On the Range of a Random Walk In a Torus

UserEric Shellef (Weizmann Institute).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 15 June 2010, 16:30-17:30

Cambridge Statistics Clinic

Stats Clinic Easter IV

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseCentre for Mathematical Sciences, Meeting Room 14.

ClockWednesday 09 June 2010, 16:30-18:00

Statistics

Introduction to adaptive estimation

UserOleg Lepski (Universite de Provence).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 04 June 2010, 16:00-17:00

Statistics

Approximation by Log-Concave Distributions

User Lutz Dumbgen (University of Bern).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockWednesday 26 May 2010, 16:00-17:00

Statistics Reading Group

Online Expectation-Maximisation

UserChris Anagnostopoulos, Statistical Laboratory, University of Cambridge.

HouseMR5, CMS.

ClockWednesday 19 May 2010, 16:30-17:30

Dirac Lecture

Phase Transitions: Scaling, Universality and Renormalization

UserProfessor Leo P. Kadanoff University of Chicago and Perimeter Institute.

HouseMR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockTuesday 11 May 2010, 14:45-16:00

Statistics

Sparse NonGaussian Component Analysis

UserVladimir Spokoiny (Weierstrass Institute).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 07 May 2010, 16:00-17:00

Probability

Discrete complex analysis and probability

UserStanislav Smirnov (University of Geneva).

HouseA1.06 Wolfson Lecture Room , CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockWednesday 05 May 2010, 17:00-18:00

Statistics Reading Group

Recent Advances in Particle Based Simulation Methods

UserJ.D.Lawrence@statslab.cam.ac.uk.

HouseMR5, CMS.

ClockWednesday 05 May 2010, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge Statistics Clinic

Stats Clinic Easter I

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseCentre for Mathematical Sciences, Meeting Room 14.

ClockWednesday 28 April 2010, 16:30-18:00

CMS Colloquia

Dynamics of superfluid states of matter

UserDr Natasha Berloff (DAMTP).

HouseMR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockMonday 08 March 2010, 17:00-18:00

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

Identifying separated time scales in stochastic models of reaction networks

Joint with Newton Institue, Stochastic Processes in Communication Sciences Program.

UserThomas Kurtz, University of Wisconsin - Madison.

HouseSeminar Room 2, CMS Gatehouse.

ClockMonday 08 March 2010, 15:00-16:00

Probability

Random shapes and Sierpinski-type carpets

UserWendelin Werner (ENS Paris and Orsay).

HouseMR2, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 05 March 2010, 14:00-15:00

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

Associative neural memories and oscillatory operation

Joint with Newton Institue, Stochastic Processes in Communication Sciences Program.

UserPeter Whittle, Univerisity of Cambridge.

HouseSeminar Room 1, Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockThursday 04 March 2010, 15:00-16:00

Statistics Reading Group

Variational methods continued

UserDavid Knowles, Machine learning group, University of Cambridge.

HouseMR5, CMS.

ClockWednesday 03 March 2010, 16:30-17:30

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

A Martingale Framework for Trust

Joint with Newton Institue, Stochastic Processes in Communication Sciences Program.

UserBruce Hajek, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.

HouseSeminar Room 1, Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockMonday 01 March 2010, 15:00-16:00

Statistics

What's the right complexity measure for inferring causal relations?

UserDominik Janzing (Max Planck Institute Tuebingen).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 26 February 2010, 15:30-16:30

Probability

Applications of a Markov mapping theorem

UserTom Kurtz (Wisconsin).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 23 February 2010, 16:30-17:30

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

Simulation-based computation of the workload correlation function in a Levy-driven queue

Joint with Newton Institue, Stochastic Processes in Communication Sciences Program.

UserMichel Mandjes, Universiteit van Amsterdam and Eurandom, Eindhoven.

HouseSeminar Room 1, Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockMonday 22 February 2010, 15:00-16:00

Statistics

A Backward Particle Interpretation of Feynman-Kac Formulae

User Pierre Del Moral (INRIA Bordeaux).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 19 February 2010, 15:30-16:30

Statistics

On combinatorial testing problems

UserGabor Lugosi (Universitat Pompeu Fabra Barcelona).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 19 February 2010, 14:00-15:00

Probability

Embeddings, entanglement, and percolation

UserGeoffrey Grimmett (Cambridge).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 16 February 2010, 16:30-17:30

Probability

Quantitative chaos propagation estimates for jump processes

UserClement Mouhot (CNRS & Cambridge).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 09 February 2010, 16:30-17:30

Statistics

Compressed sensing in infinite dimensions

UserAnders Hansen (Cambridge).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 05 February 2010, 15:30-16:30

Statistics Reading Group

Reversible jump MCMC

UserEleni Bakra, MRC Biostatistics Unit.

HouseMR5, CMS.

ClockWednesday 03 February 2010, 16:30-18:00

Probability

Collision of random walks

UserPerla Sousi (Cambridge).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 02 February 2010, 16:30-17:30

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

Collision of random walks

UserPerla Sousi, Statistical Laboratory, University of Cambridge..

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 02 February 2010, 16:30-17:30

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

Title: Ergodicity of a stress release point process seismic model with aftershocks

Joint with Newton Institue, Stochastic Processes in Communication Sciences Program.

UserProf. Seguei Foss, Maxwell Institute for Mathematical Sciences, Heriot-Watt..

HouseSeminar Room 1, Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockMonday 01 February 2010, 15:00-16:00

Statistics

Thick-pen transformation for time series

UserPiotr Fryzlewicz (London School of Economics).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 29 January 2010, 15:30-16:30

CMS Colloquia

Special values of L-functions - an Ariadne's thread in number theory

UserProfessor Don Zagier (College de France).

HouseMR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockMonday 25 January 2010, 17:00-18:00

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

Diffusion and cascading behavior in random networks

Joint with Probability Series and Joint with Newton Institue, Stochastic Processes in Communication Sciences Program.

UserMarc LeLarge, École Normale Supérieure, Paris..

HouseSeminar Room 1, Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockMonday 25 January 2010, 15:00-16:00

Statistics

On the Distribution of the Adaptive LASSO Estimator

UserUlrike Schneider (University of Goettingen).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 22 January 2010, 15:30-16:30

Statistics Reading Group

New approaches to Bayesian asymptotics

UserHeather Battey, Department of Economics, University of Cambridge.

HouseMR5, CMS.

ClockWednesday 20 January 2010, 16:30-18:00

Probability

Scaling limits of random planar maps with large faces

UserGregory Miermont (Paris-Sud Orsay).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 19 January 2010, 16:30-17:30

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

Anonymity via networks of mixes

UserVenkat Anantharam, EECS Department, University of California Berkeley..

HouseMR5, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockMonday 18 January 2010, 15:00-16:00

Probability

Diffusion and cascading behavior in random networks

Note unusual day and time: 3pm in MR5 (joint with Networks).

UserMark LeLarge (ENS Paris).

HouseMR5, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockMonday 11 January 2010, 15:00-16:00

Probability

Percolation of random interlacements under small intensities

UserAugusto Teixeira (ETH-Zürich).

HouseNewton Institute Gatehouse.

ClockWednesday 02 December 2009, 16:00-17:00

CMS Colloquia

Integrability and String Theory

UserProfessor Nick Dorey.

HouseMR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockMonday 30 November 2009, 17:00-18:00

Statistics

Learning rates in Bayesian nonparametrics: Gaussian process priors

Joint with Probability Series

UserAad van der Vaart (Vrije Univ. Amsterdam).

HouseMR5, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 27 November 2009, 16:00-17:00

Statistics Reading Group

An introduction to sequential Monte Carlo methods

UserIoana Cosma, Statistical Laboratory, University of Cambridge.

HouseMR5, CMS.

ClockWednesday 25 November 2009, 16:30-18:00

Learning rates in Bayesian nonparametrics: Gaussian process priors

Joint with Probability Series

UserAad van der Vaart (Vrije Univ. Amsterdam).

HouseMR5, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockWednesday 25 November 2009, 16:00-17:00

Statistics

A Bayesian nonrandom walk through the world of the queues

UserCarmen Armero, University of Valencia.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockMonday 23 November 2009, 14:30-15:30

Statistics

Empirical support for DNA match probabilities

UserJames Curran (Auckland).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockThursday 19 November 2009, 16:00-17:00

Probability

Title to be confirmed

UserAleksander Mijatovic (Imperial College).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 17 November 2009, 16:30-17:30

Statistics Reading Group

Compressed Sensing - Introduction and Future Aspects

UserAnders Hansen, Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, University of Cambridge.

HouseMR5, CMS.

ClockWednesday 11 November 2009, 16:30-18:00

Probability

Put-call Symmetry

UserMike Tehranchi (Cambridge).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 10 November 2009, 16:30-17:30

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

Dynamics, Robustness and Multiscale Modularity of Complex Networks

UserRenaud Lambiotte, Institute for Mathematical Sciences, Imperial College London..

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockMonday 09 November 2009, 14:30-15:30

Statistics

Soap film smoothing

UserSimon Wood (Bath).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 06 November 2009, 16:00-17:00

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

Insensitivity results for the limit of a multi-class queueing network

UserNeil Walton, University of Cambridge, Statistical Laboratory..

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockMonday 02 November 2009, 14:30-15:30

Statistics

Risk Hull Methods for Inverse Problems

UserLaurent Cavalier (Marseille).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 30 October 2009, 16:00-17:00

Statistics Reading Group

Bayesian Nonparametric Mixture Models

UserJurgen Van Gael, Engineering department, University of Cambridge.

HouseMR5, CMS.

ClockWednesday 28 October 2009, 16:30-18:00

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

Bits and particles: Spin-glass analogies and beyond

UserAdria Tauste, University of Cambridge, Department of Engineering..

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockMonday 26 October 2009, 14:30-15:30

Statistics

Bayesian Methods in Cosmology

UserMike Hobson (Cambridge).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 23 October 2009, 16:00-17:00

Probability

Directed polymers and the quantum Toda lattice

UserNeil O'Connell (Univ .Warwick).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 20 October 2009, 16:30-17:30

CMS Colloquia

The Cauchy problem in general relativity

UserDr Mihalis Dafermos.

HouseMR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockMonday 19 October 2009, 17:00-18:00

Statistics

Choosing a good histogram

UserYannick Baraud (Univ. Nice).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 16 October 2009, 16:00-17:00

Statistics Reading Group

When can we quantify uncertainty?

UserDavid Spiegelhalter, Statistical Laboratory, University of Cambridge.

HouseMR5, CMS.

ClockWednesday 14 October 2009, 16:30-18:00

Probability

The simple harmonic urn

UserStas Voklov (Univ. Bristol).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 13 October 2009, 16:00-17:30

Statistics

Total variation and curves

UserArne Kovac (Univ. Bristol).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 09 October 2009, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge Statistics Initiative (CSI)

CSI Special One-Day Meeting

Userhttp://www.statslab.cam.ac.uk/CSI/onedaymeeting.html.

HouseLucia Windsor Room, Newnham College.

ClockFriday 25 September 2009, 09:00-17:00

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

Pricing, Competition, and Routing in Relay Networks

UserEdmund Yeh, Electrical Engineering, Yale University..

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockWednesday 12 August 2009, 16:00-17:00

Statistics

Working with over-parameterized models

UserDavid Firth, University of Warwick.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 12 June 2009, 16:00-17:00

Statistics Reading Group

The Dantzig Selector

UserMatthew Parry, University of Cambridge.

HouseMR5, CMS.

ClockFriday 05 June 2009, 16:00-17:30

Statistics

Bayesian Inference of Transmission Fidelity Rates of DNA Methylation Patterns

UserAudrey Fu (University of Cambridge Systems Biology Center).

HouseMR2, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockThursday 04 June 2009, 16:00-17:00

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

Connectivity Properties of Cooperative Wireless Ad Hoc Networks

UserDon Towsley, University of Massachusetts Amherst and Microsoft Research Cambridge.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockWednesday 03 June 2009, 15:00-16:00

Public Understanding of Risk

Homo heuristicus: Why biased minds make better inferences

Free Public Lecture

UserProfessor Gerd Gigerenzer, Director, Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin.

HouseBabbage Lecture Theatre - New Museums Site.

ClockMonday 01 June 2009, 17:30-19:00

Statistics

Graphical Gaussian Models with Edge and Vertex Symmetries

UserSteffen Lauritzen University of Oxford.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 29 May 2009, 16:00-17:00

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

Optimal Control of Manufacturing Systems

Solution of a Fluid Approximation and Tracking by a Queueing Model.

UserGideon Weiss, The University of Haifa..

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 26 May 2009, 14:00-15:00

Statistics

Second Generation Wavelets and Astrophysics

User Gerard Kerkyacharian Paris 10 and LPMA.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 22 May 2009, 16:00-17:00

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

Routing Games with Elastic Traffic

UserPeter Key, Microsoft Research Cambridge..

HouseMR5, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockWednesday 20 May 2009, 16:00-17:00

Probability

Brownian polymers

UserPierre Tarres (Oxford).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 19 May 2009, 16:00-17:30

Probability

The mathematics of collective synchronization (Rouse Ball Lecture)

User Professor Steven Strogatz Cornell University.

HouseRoom 3, Mill Lane lecture rooms.

ClockTuesday 19 May 2009, 12:00-13:00

CMS Colloquia

QRT maps and elliptic surfaces

UserProf. J.J. Duistermaat, Utrecht.

HouseLecture Room 1 (INI).

ClockMonday 18 May 2009, 17:00-18:00

Statistics

Particle Learning

UserNicholas Polson University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 15 May 2009, 16:00-17:00

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

Crowdsourcing and All-Pay Auctions

UserMilan Vojnovic, Microsoft research Cambridge..

HouseMR5, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockWednesday 13 May 2009, 16:00-17:00

Statistics

Default priors and model parametrization

UserNancy Reid, University of Toronto.

HouseMR5, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockThursday 07 May 2009, 16:00-17:00

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

Robust Networks

UserSanjeev Goyal, Department of Economics, University of Cambridge.

HouseMR15, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockWednesday 06 May 2009, 14:00-15:00

Statistics

Handling Sparsity via the Horseshoe

UserCarlos Carvalho, University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 24 April 2009, 16:00-17:00

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

An Incentive Mechanism to Decongest Road Traffic

UserBalaji Prabhakar, Stanford University, Departments of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science..

HouseMR15, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockWednesday 18 March 2009, 16:00-17:00

Statistics Reading Group

The EM algorithm and applications

UserRobert Gramacy, University of Cambridge.

HouseMR5, CMS.

ClockWednesday 11 March 2009, 16:30-17:30

Probability

Title to be confirmed

UserAlexander Holroyd (Microsoft Research and UBC).

HouseMR2, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 10 March 2009, 14:00-15:00

Statistics

Do New Roads Generate Traffic?

UserCharlene Rohr, RAND Europe.

HouseMR13, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockThursday 05 March 2009, 16:00-17:00

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

Stochastic Models of Economic Equilibrium on Directed Graphs

UserProf. Michael Dempster, University of Cambridge, Judge Business School and Statistical Laboratory.

HouseMR15, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockWednesday 04 March 2009, 16:00-17:00

Statistics Reading Group

Ferguson's 1973 paper on the Dirichlet process

UserUniversity of Cambridge.

HouseMR5, CMS.

ClockWednesday 25 February 2009, 16:30-17:30

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

A Survey of Results for Deletion Channels and Related Synchronization Channels

Joint With Probability Seminar Series.

UserMichael Mitzenmacher, Harvard University.

HouseMR5, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 24 February 2009, 14:00-15:30

CMS Colloquia

How to Sequence 1000 Human Genomes Efficiently

UserProfessor Richard Durbin, Sanger Institute, Hinxton.

HouseMR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockMonday 16 February 2009, 17:00-18:00

Statistics Reading Group

Learning based on Data Compression

UserSteven de Rooij, University of Cambridge.

HouseMR5, CMS.

ClockWednesday 11 February 2009, 16:30-17:30

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

Nonparametric inference for networks of queues

Joint Statistics Seminar

UserCornelia Wichelhaus, Heidelberg university, Germany..

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 06 February 2009, 16:00-17:00

Statistics

Nonparametric inference for networks of queues

UserCornelia Wichelhaus, Universität Heidelberg.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 06 February 2009, 16:00-17:00

Statistics Reading Group

The 1995 Benjamini and Hochberg paper on false discovery rates

UserRichard Samworth, University of Cambridge.

HouseMR5, CMS.

ClockWednesday 28 January 2009, 16:30-17:30

CMS Colloquia

Genus-minimizing surfaces

UserDr Jake Rasmussen (DPMMS).

HouseMR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockMonday 26 January 2009, 17:00-18:00

Probability

On the mixing time of random conjugacy walks

UserNathanael Berestycki (Cambridge)..

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockMonday 26 January 2009, 14:00-15:00

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

Probabilistic refinement of cellular pathway models.

UserFlorian Markowetz, Cancer Research UK Cambridge Research Institute.

HouseMR15, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockWednesday 21 January 2009, 16:00-17:00

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

Exploring the dynamics of network optimisation

UserNigel Walker, Ben Strulo, British Telecomm.

HouseMR15, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockWednesday 14 January 2009, 16:00-17:00

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

Distributed Computation over Random Geometric Graphs: Some Asymptotic Results

UserD. Manjunath, Department of Electrical Engineering of IIT, Bombay.

HouseMR5, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockThursday 04 December 2008, 14:00-15:00

Statistics

Projective Limits of Bayes Equations

UserPeter Orbanz (Dept. Engineering, Cambridge).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 28 November 2008, 16:00-17:00

Statistics Reading Group

The 1995 wavelet paper of Donoho, Johnstone, Kerkyacharian and Picard

UserRichard Nickl, University of Cambridge.

HouseMR11, CMS.

ClockWednesday 26 November 2008, 16:30-17:30

Probability

Trees and rough paths

UserJean Picard (Clermont-Ferrand).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 25 November 2008, 14:00-15:00

Statistical Laboratory Graduate Seminars

Bayesians turn to Experts for Advice!

UserSteven de Rooij (Cambridge).

HouseCMS, MR4.

ClockWednesday 19 November 2008, 17:00-18:00

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

Is the law of the jungle sustainable for the Internet?

UserAlexandre Proutiere, Microsoft Research Cambridge.

HouseMR11, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockWednesday 19 November 2008, 16:00-17:00

Probability

Loop-erased random walk on planar graphs

UserAriel Yadin (Weizmann Institute).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 18 November 2008, 14:00-15:00

CMS Colloquia

Reversibility, Chaos and Self-Organization

UserProf. J. Gollub (DAMTP and Haverford Coll.).

HouseMR2.

ClockMonday 17 November 2008, 17:00-18:00

Statistics

Sampling bias in logistic models

UserPeter McCullagh (University of Chicago).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 14 November 2008, 16:00-17:30

Statistics Reading Group

Ronald Fisher's 1934 likelihood and inference paper

UserPeter McCullagh, University of Chicago.

HouseMR11, CMS.

ClockWednesday 12 November 2008, 16:30-17:30

Statistical Laboratory Graduate Seminars

Stochastic modelling in Biology

UserYang Luo (MRC Biostatistics Unit).

HouseCMS, MR4.

ClockWednesday 05 November 2008, 17:00-18:00

Statistics Reading Group

David Cox's 1972 proportional hazards paper

UserPhil Dawid, University of Cambridge.

HouseMR11, CMS.

ClockWednesday 29 October 2008, 16:30-17:30

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

Optimal Gateway Selection in VoIP

UserRichard Weber, University of Cambridge.

HouseMR11, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockWednesday 29 October 2008, 16:00-17:00

Public Understanding of Risk

How the Media Promote the Public Misunderstanding of Science

Free Public Lecture. All Welcome!

UserBen Goldacre, Author, broadcaster, doctor and blogger - badscience.net.

HouseBabbage Lecture Theatre - New Museums Site.

ClockTuesday 21 October 2008, 17:30-18:30

CMS Colloquia

D-branes and Derived Categories

This talk follows the talk by Dr D. Tong

UserProf. T.A. Bridgeland (Sheffield).

HouseMR2.

ClockMonday 20 October 2008, 17:15-18:00

CMS Colloquia

Uses of D-branes

Note early start. This talk is followed by a related talk by Prof T.A. Bridgeland. Dr Tong and Professor Bridgeland shared the 2008 Adams Prize.

UserDr D. Tong (DAMTP).

HouseMR2.

ClockMonday 20 October 2008, 16:30-17:15

Probability

Uniform limit theorems for wavelet density estimators

joint Statistics/Probability Seminar

UserEvarist Gine (University of Connecticut).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockMonday 20 October 2008, 14:00-15:30

Statistics

Uniform limit theorems for wavelet density estimators

joint Statistics/Probability Seminar

UserEvarist Gine (University of Conneticut).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockMonday 20 October 2008, 14:00-15:30

Statistics

The Gaussian Semiparametric Partial Linear Model Asymptotic Theory and a Useful Difference-Based Estimator and Tests

UserProfessor Larry Brown (The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylavnia).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 17 October 2008, 16:00-17:00

Statistics Reading Group

Charles Stein's 1956 inadmissibility paper

UserLarry Brown, Statistics Department, University of Pennsylvania.

HouseMR12, CMS.

ClockThursday 16 October 2008, 17:00-18:00

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

Consensus -- with Limited Memory and Signalling

UserMilan Vojnovic, Microsoft research Cambridge.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockThursday 16 October 2008, 16:00-17:00

Probability

The oriented swap process

User Dan Romik (Hebrew University).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 07 October 2008, 14:00-15:00

Probability

Title to be confirmed

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 10 June 2008, 14:00-15:00

Statistics

Estimation of the relative risk and risk difference

UserThomas Richardson (University of Washington).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 06 June 2008, 14:00-15:00

CMS Colloquia

Maps and Graphs on Surfaces

UserProfessor C Thomassen (Technical University of Denmark).

HouseLecture Room 1 (INI).

ClockMonday 02 June 2008, 17:00-18:00

Statistics

MCMC for doubly-intractable distributions

UserIain Murray (University of Toronto).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 23 May 2008, 14:00-15:00

Statistics

Chance is a Fine Thing

Inaugural Lecture as Winton Professor of the Public Understanding of Risk

UserDavid Spiegelhalter (Cambridge).

HouseMR2, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockMonday 19 May 2008, 17:30-18:30

Probability

Where does randomness lead in spacetime?

UserIsmael Bailleul (Cambridge).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 13 May 2008, 14:00-15:00

Statistics

Latent class models for the causal effect of a treatment

UserAntonio Forcina (University of Perugia).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 09 May 2008, 14:00-15:00

Probability

Large deviations, metastability, and stochastic resonance

UserMark Freidlin (University of Maryland).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 02 May 2008, 15:30-16:30

Probability

Large deviations, metastability, and stochastic resonance

UserMark Freidlin (University of Maryland).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 02 May 2008, 15:30-16:30

Probability

Title to be confirmed

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 29 April 2008, 14:00-15:00

CMS Colloquia

Astrophysical Accretion and Bright Black Holes

UserDr Gordon I. Ogilvie (DAMTP).

HouseMR2.

ClockMonday 28 April 2008, 17:00-18:00

Statistics

Efficient sparse recovery with no assumption on the dictionary

UserAlexander (Sasha) Tsybakov (CREST et Université Paris).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 25 April 2008, 14:00-15:00

Statistics

Local and discrete scoring rules

UserMatt Parry (Cambridge).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 14 March 2008, 14:00-15:00

Probability

Title to be confirmed

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 11 March 2008, 14:00-15:00

Statistics

Predictive Modeling Approaches to Gene Regulation

UserJun Liu (Harvard University).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockWednesday 05 March 2008, 14:00-15:00

Probability

Title to be confirmed

UserYves Le Jan (Orsay).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 26 February 2008, 14:00-15:00

Probability

Title to be confirmed

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 19 February 2008, 14:00-15:00

Statistics

Combining police perceptions with police records of serious crime areas

UserRobert Haining (Dept. Geography, University of Cambridge).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 15 February 2008, 14:00-15:00

Statistics

Adversarial Risk Analysis: A Smallpox Example

UserDavid Banks (Duke University).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 08 February 2008, 14:00-15:00

Statistics

Identifying Direct and Indirect effects

UserSara Geneletti (Imperial).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 25 January 2008, 14:00-15:00

Probability

A characterization of forward utility functions

UserMike Tehranchi (Cambridge).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 22 January 2008, 14:00-15:00

Probability

Birth-and-death Markov processes in spatial ecology

UserYuri Kondratiev (University of Reading).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 27 November 2007, 14:00-15:00

Statistics

A Life-Time of Stochastic Self-Organisation - 1977 - 2007

UserDavid Probert (VAZA International).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 23 November 2007, 14:00-15:00

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

Differential equations arrising in network problems

UserN Vvedenskaya (Institute for Information Transmission Problems, Moscow).

HouseMR4, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockWednesday 21 November 2007, 15:30-16:30

Probability

On the relations between implied and spot volatilities

UserValdo Durrleman (Ecole Polytechnique).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 16 November 2007, 14:00-15:00

Probability

The discrete Feynman integral

UserTony Dorlas (DIAS).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 13 November 2007, 14:00-15:00

Statistics

Prequential Statistics

UserPhil Dawid (Cambridge).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 09 November 2007, 14:00-15:00

Optimization and Incentives Seminar

Wireless Spectral Sharing Techniques and Issues

UserFletcher Wicker (The Aerospace Corporation / Cambridge).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockWednesday 07 November 2007, 14:00-15:00

Probability

Dynamics for the Brownian web

UserJonathan Warren (Warwick).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 06 November 2007, 14:00-15:00

Statistics

Quantum randomness and Kolmogorov probability

UserPatricia Grambsch, University of Minnesota, visiting Cambridge.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 02 November 2007, 14:00-15:00

DPMMS Pure Maths Seminar

The Langlands correspondence: prime numbers, symmetry and algebraic geometry

CMS Colloquium

UserDr Teruyoshi Yoshida (DPMMS).

HouseMR2.

ClockMonday 29 October 2007, 17:00-18:00

Probability

Random even graphs and the Ising model

UserGeoffrey Grimmett, University of Cambridge.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 23 October 2007, 14:00-15:00

Probability

Double phase transition for a self-repelling Brownian particle

UserNathanael Berestycki, University of Cambridge.

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 16 October 2007, 14:00-15:00

Statistics

Jump Telegraph Processes and a Volatility Smile

UserNikita Ratanov (University of Rosario, Bogota).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockFriday 12 October 2007, 15:30-16:30

Probability

Coalescing Brownian motions

UserJames Norris (University of Cambridge).

HouseMR12, CMS, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge, CB3 0WB.

ClockTuesday 09 October 2007, 14:00-15:00

Rollo Davidson Lectures

Random planar curves and conformal invariance

UserWendelin Werner (Université Paris-Sud).

HouseWolfson Hall, Churchill College, Cambridge.

ClockTuesday 10 July 2001, 18:00-19:00

Rollo Davidson Lectures

The mathematics of making a mess

UserProfessor Persi Diaconis (Harvard).

HouseRoom 9, Mill Lane Lecture Rooms.

ClockWednesday 08 May 1996, 17:00-18:00

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