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lecturer position in Data Centric Engineering and Statistics, Imperial College London

My friend and Warwick colleague Mark Girolami sent me this announcement for a permanent Lecturer position at Imperial , funded by his recent research chair by the Royal Academy of Engineering (congrats, Mark!). 9 more words

Statistics

Chapter 3: A pie and a pint

Nick was sitting in the corner of The King’s Head with a pint, and John was eating a pork pie he’d ordered, because it was reputed to contain the real thing and certainly tasted great. 2,307 more words

It's Good For You

Planning for my first abstract submission...

So, yesterday I did a presentation for the members of my research group…it didn’t go as well as I would have liked. I didn’t realise how nervous I was until I got up there in front of the 10-12 or so people. 460 more words

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postdoc position in London plus Seattle

Here is an announcement from Oliver Ratman for a postdoc position at Imperial College London with partners in Seattle, on epidemiology and new Bayesian methods for estimating sources of transmission with phylogenetics. 53 more words

Statistics

The accidental shade of purple that changed fashion forever

Originally, Sir William Henry Perkin set out to cure malaria. Instead, on his would-be 180th birthday, he is memorialized in a Google doodle for his chemical contributions to modern fashion. 307 more words

Prostate test ‘breakthrough’ in NHS trial

Image caption A state-of-the-art MRI scan could reduce a man’s prostate cancer diagnosis by weeks The NHS plans to cut prostate cancer diagnosis times from six weeks to a matter of days, NHS England has said. 25 more words