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Faculty of Mathematics

 

Seminars taking place at the Isaac Newton Institute as advertised through www.talks.cam.ac.uk, are listed below.

Separate pages listing these seminars are available from the institute website.

Tuesday 23 January 2018

Anru Zhang (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
Singular Value Decomposition for High-dimensional High-order Data STS - Statistical scalability

Thursday 25 January 2018

Nathalie Akakpo (Laboratoire de Probabilités et Modèles Aléatoires )
Multivariate intensity estimation via hyperbolic wavelet selection STS - Statistical scalability

Tuesday 30 January 2018

Chao Zheng (Lancaster University)
Revisiting Huber’s M-Estimation: A Tuning-Free Approach STS - Statistical scalability

Thursday 01 February 2018

OfB UQ for Complex Systems OFB - Open for Business

Christie Marr (Isaac Newton Institute); Jane Leeks (Turing Gateway to Mathematics)
Welcome and Introduction OFBW37 - Taming Uncertainty in Mathematical Models Used in the Private and Public Sectors

Peter Challenor (University of Exeter)
Uncertainty Quantification in Complex Models - A Statistical Prospective OFBW37 - Taming Uncertainty in Mathematical Models Used in the Private and Public Sectors

Catherine Powell (University of Manchester)
An Overview of Stochastic Finite Element Methods for PDE Models with Uncertain Inputs OFBW37 - Taming Uncertainty in Mathematical Models Used in the Private and Public Sectors

Qiwei Yao (London School of Economics)
Testing for High-dimensional White Noise STS - Statistical scalability

Alexander Karl (Rolls-Royce Corporation)
Uncertainty Management During the Design of Advanced Aero Engines OFBW37 - Taming Uncertainty in Mathematical Models Used in the Private and Public Sectors

Sanjiv Sharma (Airbus Defence and Space)
Challenges of Modelling and Parameter Uncertainties in Aeronautical Applications OFBW37 - Taming Uncertainty in Mathematical Models Used in the Private and Public Sectors

Questions and Discussion OFBW37 - Taming Uncertainty in Mathematical Models Used in the Private and Public Sectors

Stephen Jewson (RMS Ltd)
Understanding and Mitigating the Impacts of Natural Catastrophes: Models, Uncertainties and Applications OFBW37 - Taming Uncertainty in Mathematical Models Used in the Private and Public Sectors

Mikhail Derevyanko (Aviva Plc)
Modelling Financial Uncertainty for Regulated Insurance Companies: the Case of Equity Risk OFBW37 - Taming Uncertainty in Mathematical Models Used in the Private and Public Sectors

Questions and Discussion OFBW37 - Taming Uncertainty in Mathematical Models Used in the Private and Public Sectors

Julian Gunn (University of Sheffield)
Uncertainties and Modelling in the Management of Coronary Heart Disease OFBW37 - Taming Uncertainty in Mathematical Models Used in the Private and Public Sectors

Julian Flowers (Public Health England)
Health Statistics – Measuring and Communicating Uncertainty OFBW37 - Taming Uncertainty in Mathematical Models Used in the Private and Public Sectors

Questions, Discussion and Wrap-Up OFBW37 - Taming Uncertainty in Mathematical Models Used in the Private and Public Sectors

Monday 05 February 2018

Catherine Powell (University of Manchester)
Adaptive Stochastic Galerkin Finite Element Approximation for Elliptic PDEs with Random Coefficients UNQW02 - Surrogate models for UQ in complex systems

Michael Goldstein (Durham University)
tba UNQW02 - Surrogate models for UQ in complex systems

Ralph Smith (North Carolina State University)
tba UNQW02 - Surrogate models for UQ in complex systems

Christoph Schwab (ETH Zürich)
tba UNQW02 - Surrogate models for UQ in complex systems