I am a Research Fellow, working with Dr. Richard Everitt on likelihood-free inference problems, using ABC techniques.
I received my PhD from the University of Warwick in 2021. Before that, I finished my B.Sc. in Mathematics at the University of Athens in 2015 and I received a MASt from the University of Cambridge in 2016.
I am interested in Markov Chain Monte Carlo techniques and their applications in Bayesian Statistics. Currently, I am working on using gradient methods to generate more efficient ABC algorithms.
G. Vasdekis and G. O. Roberts, A Note on the Polynomial Ergodicity of the One-Dimensional Zig-Zag process, 2021 [arxiv]
G. Vasdekis and G. O. Roberts, Speed Up Zig-Zag, 2021 [arxiv]
Office: MSB 4.08 . Email: Giorgos.Vasdekis.email@example.com