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Algorithms & Computationally Intensive Inference seminars

Terms 1-3, Location MB0.08, Fridays 12:15-14:00 (12:15-12:45 is an informal sandwich lunch).

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Current Organisers: Richard Everitt, Jure Vogrinc

  • If you would like to talk, or have ideas for possible speakers, then please email one of the organisers above.

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2019/20 Term 1:

  • Week 1 - 4th October -
  • Week 2 - 11th October -
  • Week 3 - 18th October -
  • Week 4 - 25th October -
  • Week 5 - 1st November -
  • Week 6 - 8th November -
  • Week 7 - 15th November -
  • Week 8 - 22nd November -
  • Week 9 - 29th November -
  • Week 10 - 6th December -

2019/20 Term 2:

  • Week 1 - 10th January -
  • Week 2 - 17th January -
  • Week 3 - 24th January -
  • Week 4 - 31st January -
  • Week 5 - 7th February -
  • Week 6 - 14th February -
  • Week 7 - 21st February -
  • Week 8 - 28th February -
  • Week 9 - 6th March -
  • Week 10 - 13th March -

2019/20 Term 3:

  • Week 1 - 24th April -
  • Week 2 - 1st May -
  • Week 3 - 8th May -
  • Week 4 - 15th May -
  • Week 5 - 22nd May -
  • Week 6 - 29th May -
  • Week 7 - 5th June -
  • Week 8 - 12th June -
  • Week 9 - 19th June -
  • Week 10 - 26th June -

Previous Years:

2018/2019

2017/2018

2016/2017

2015/2016

2014/2015

2013/2014

2012/2013

2011/2012 

2010/2011

Some key phrases:

- Sampling and inference for diffusions
- Exact algorithms
- Intractable likelihood
- Pseudo-marginal algorithms
- Particle filters
- Importance sampling
- MCMC
- Adaptive MCMC

- Perfect simulation

- Markov chains...
- Random structures...
- Randomised algorithms...