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running ABC when the likelihood is available

Today I refereed a paper where the authors used ABC to bypass convergence (and implementation) difficulties with their MCMC algorithm. And I am still pondering whether or not this strategy makes sense. 71 more words


Peer Review Week 2017: what do our referees think?

Peer Review Week 2017 is all about transparency. Here at IOP, we recognize the invaluable service provided by our referees. We want your feedback, and as such, we’ve been asking our referees about the peer review process, and how we can provide the best possible service for our community. 578 more words


A year's snapshot of Peer Review

IOPP and the scientific publishing community in general rely hugely on the peer review community and peer review is critical to the scientific process. These are the people who ensure quality and academic integrity is maintained across our journal portfolio and have a huge say in what we publish at IOPP. 547 more words


The Red Card System – Where’s The Justice?

The Premier League has seen a significant few red cards brandished only 4 games into the season. The most recent of them was shown to Sadio Mane of Liverpool, who was involved in a horrifying accident with Manchester City’s goalkeeper, Ederson. 1,073 more words

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Liga MX Referee Assignments: Apertura 2017 Week 8

The referees, assistant referees, and fourth officials for the 8th week of the Apertura 2017 Liga MX season.

Puebla vs Cruz Azul
Referee: Erick Yair Miranda Galindo… 231 more words


Why Karateka should attend a referee seminar!

All Sport Karateka and coaches should attend a referee course/seminar.

I attended a Referee seminar last weekend with WUKF qualified Referees Archie Grassom (Also Chief AMA Referee) & Colin Parker (both Sensei’s too), it was eye opening to say the least! 541 more words

Women's Rugby World Cup: Refreshing Refereeing

The women’s Rugby World Cup in Ireland came to a thrilling climax this weekend with New Zealand’s Black Ferns XV reclaiming the title from holders England. 749 more words

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