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Georgios Vasdekis

Academic Background :

I am a second year MASDOC student in University of Warwick. Before that, I finished my B.Sc. in Mathematics at the University of Athens in 2015 and I received my MASt from the University of Cambridge in 2016.

Research Interests :

I am mostly interested in Markov Chain Monte Carlo techniques and their applications in Bayesian Statistics. I am currently working with Prof. Gareth Roberts on Piecewise Deterministic Markov Processes and more specifically on a process called Zig-Zag. My second supervisor is Dr. Jon Warren. I am very interested in theory and applications of Markov Chains, and more broadly, of Probability Theory.

Events Attended:

Academy for PhD Training in Statistics (APTS),

Probabilistic Approaches in Mathematical Physics, Summer School, Basque Centre for Applied Mathematics, Bilbao, July 2017

Recent Progress on the Geometry of Random Walks (Peter Whittle Colloquium), University of Cambridge, May 2017

3rd Athens Probability Colloquium, Athens, May 2015

6th Greek Stochastics Meeting on Networks: Theory and Applications, Athens, December 2014

2nd Athens Probability Colloquium, Athens, May 2014


My email is and my office is B3.04