Layman’s abstract for Environmetrics paper on Modelling non-stationary extremes of storm severity: comparing parametric and semi-parametric inference
19th May 2021
Each week, we publish layman’s abstracts of new articles from our prestigious portfolio of journals in statistics. The aim is to highlight the latest research to a broader audience in an accessible...
Open Access: Truncated generalized extreme value distribution‐based ensemble model output statistics model for calibration of wind speed ensemble forecasts
13th May 2021
Each week, we select a recently published Open Access article to feature. This week’s article comes from Environmetrics and offers a new method for determining wind speed ensemble...
7th June 2021 to 9th June 2021
GRASPA-SIS is glad to announce that GRASPA 2021 will be hosted by the Department of Statistics of Sapienza University of Rome from 7 to 9 June 2021. Due to the current COVID pandemics, the...
Wiley-TIES 2020 Best Paper Award Winner Announced
30th April 2021
We are delighted to announce the winner of the Wiley-TIES best paper award for 2020. The award has been given to the article: Beck, N, Genest, C, Jalbert, J, Mailhot, M. Predicting extreme...
Walter Piegorsch Features on Recent Episode of Stats and Stories
7th April 2021
Walter W. Piegorsch, Director of Statistical Research & Education at the University of Arizona’s BIO5 Institute and former Editor in Chief of Environmetrics was featured on a recent episode...
6th IMA Conference on Mathematics in Defence and Security
30th March 2021 to 31st March 2021
Science and technology play an increasingly important role in supporting the defence and security industries. Mathematics is fundamental to these two disciplines, providing a framework for...
Open Access: Data fusion with Gaussian processes for estimation of environmental hazard events
4th March 2021
Each week, we select a recently published Open Access article to feature. This week’s article comes from Environmetrics and considers data fusion with Gaussian processes for estimation of...
Enter the 2021 Significance writing competition for early-career statisticians and data scientists
2nd February 2021
Significance, in partnership with the Young Statisticians Section of the Royal Statistical Society has announced the 2021 Statistical Excellence Award for Early-Career Writing. This...
Layman’s abstract for Applied Stochastic Models in Business and Industry paper on a fundamental problem of hypothesis testing with finite inventory in e‐commerce
29th January 2021
Each week, we will be publishing layman’s abstracts of new articles from our prestigious portfolio of journals in statistics. The aim is to highlight the latest research to a broader audience in an...
Big Garden Birdwatch Returns!
27th January 2021
The Big Garden Birdwatch returns this weekend! Enjoy an hour with nature between 29 and 31 January counting the birds you see in your garden or from your balcony, then tell the RSPB what you saw....