Archive | 2021

COMPASS CDT students select research projects

The second cohort of the EPSRC-funded Centre for Doctoral Training in Computational Statistics and Data Science have chosen the research topics for their PhDs. For more details of the topics they will be working on and their supervisors, from the Institute, academic partner departments and industry then see the COMPASS blog post.

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Jennifer Chakravarty graduates with PhD

Congratulations to Dr Jennifer Chakravarty, who recently graduated with a PhD. Her thesis was supervised by Professor Oliver Johnson and Professor Robert Piechocki and titled Physical Layer Security for Next Generation Wireless Systems. She is now a Heilbronn Research Fellow in Bristol, working on Data Science.

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Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Statistical Science

The School of Mathematics is seeking to make an appointment in statistical science at the level of Lecturer (analogous to Assistant Professor), Senior Lecturer, or Associate Professor, depending on the experience of the successful candidate. We are looking for world-class researcher who has demonstrated, or shown potential for, the highest achievements in any area of […]

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IBM Research is newest Compass partner to sponsor PhD project

The University of Bristol is excited to announce IBM Research Europe as a new partner of Compass – the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Computational Statistics and Data Science. IBM scientists are collaborating with Prof. Robert Allison and Compass PhD student Anthony Stephenson, on a research project entitled Fast Bayesian Inference at Extreme Scale. The project’s […]

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