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Public Lecture in Statistics: a data science for the twenty-first century
There will be a Public Lecture by Professor Peter Diggle (Lancaster University) on the topic of 'Statistics: a data science for the twenty-first century'.
The lecture will take place on Wednesday May 16th 2018 in MS.01 (Zeeman building) at 6:15pm.
Further details, and a link to the registration page, can be found be clicking on the following link:
Congratulations to Lewis Rendell and David Selby on their Google internships
Congratulations to Warwick Statistics PhD students Lewis Rendell and David Selby for obtaining Quantitative Analyst internships with Google (in Zurich and Paris respectively) for this summer!
Congratulations to Dr Nikos Zygouras for obtaining an EPSRC Early Career Fellowship
Many congratulations to Dr Nikos Zygouras for obtaining an EPSRC Early Career Fellowship. These are few and far between, so well done, Nikos! The title of the project will be 'Structures and Universalities around the Kardar-Parisi-Zhang Equation' and will run from 2018 to 2023.
PhD Open day 2017 - November 22
On Wednesday 22/11, the Department of Statistics will hold a PhD open day, from 1430 to 1630 in C0.06.
The programme will be as following:
- 1430 Tea / coffee, opportunity to meet current PhD students, talk to professors.
- 1445 Talks by DGS/Director of OxWaSP DTC (Warwick) about doing a PhD at Warwick.
- 1515 Summary of applications procedure by Admissions Director
- 1530 Two talks by Warwick Statistics PhD students.
Also 10 minutes from Murray Pollock on Gregynog.
- 1550 Questions
- 1615 End
Should you be interested in attending, please register via the following booking form by Thursday 16/11
Congratulations to our PhD Prize winners for 2016/17
The Department of Statistics would like to congratuate our PhD Prize winners for 2016/17:
The John Copas Prize in Statistics (sponsored by the Faculty of Science)
Awarded for the best PhD thesis eligible for the Departmental Completion Award:
Awarded in recognition of a Highly Commended Thesis:
Alex Sing Lam Tse