Anthony C. Davison

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Full Professor

anthony.davison@epfl.ch +41 21 693 55 02 stat.epfl.ch

EPFL SB MATH STAT
MA B1 423 (Bâtiment MA)
Station 8
CH-1015 Lausanne

Web site: Web site: https://stat.epfl.ch/

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Fields of expertise

Statistical theory and methods.

Applications, particularly to environmental and biological data.

Education

BA

Mathematics

Oxford

1980

MSc

Statistics

Imperial College London

1981

PhD

Statistics

Imperial College London

1984

Publications

Infoscience publications

Teaching & PhD

Teaching

Mathematics

PhD Programs

Doctoral Program in Mathematics

Courses

Probabilities and statistics

The course gives an introduction to the theory of probability and basic statistics for physicists.

Modern regression methods

A second course on regression modelling, dealing with nonlinear effects of explanatory variables, and non-normal and dependent response variables.

Risk, rare events and extremes

Modelling of rare events, such as stock market crashes, storms and catastrophic structural failures, is important. This course will describe the special models and methods that are relevant to such modelling, including the mathematical bases, statistical ...

Data Analysis for Science and Engineering

An overview course intended for scientists and engineers who need to use statistical methods as part of their research, who have already attended a course at the second-year EPFL undergraduate level, and need revision and deepening of their knowledge at a...