Organization profile

Organisation profile

Probability is the science of uncertainty. That is, it deals with systems that are intrinsically uncertain, such as the choice of a gene passed at random from parent to child, and with systems we believe not to be random but which are too complicated to model exactly, such as the climate.

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    Research Output

    Estimation of natural selection and allele age from time series allele frequency data using a novel likelihood-based approach

    He, Z., Dai, X., Beaumont, M. & Yu, F., 7 Aug 2020, In : Genetics. 215, 4, 36 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

  • Functional large deviations for Cox processes and Cox/G/infinity queues, with a biological application

    Dean, J., Ganesh, A. & Crane, E., 19 Jan 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Annals of Applied Probability. 37 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

  • Invariance Principle for the Random Lorentz Gas -- Beyond the Boltzmann-Grad Limit

    Lutsko, C. E. H. & Toth, B. A., 20 Jun 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Communications in Mathematical Physics.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

  • Projects

    Making decisions in an unstable world

    Gilchrist, I. D., Ludwig, C. J. H. & Leslie, D. S.

    1/10/1129/02/16

    Project: Research, Parent

    Information geometry of graphs

    Johnson, O. T.

    1/09/111/09/13

    Project: Research

    Student theses

    Decentralised Algorithms for Area Coverage

    Author: Young, S. J., 24 Mar 2020

    Supervisor: Ganesh, A. (Supervisor) & Hauert, S. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Master's ThesisMaster of Science (MSc)

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    Reinforcement learning in games

    Author: Leslie, D. S., 2004

    Supervisor: Collins, S. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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    Prizes

    American Society of Naturalists Sewall Wright Award

    John M McNamara (Recipient), 2018

    Prize: Prizes, Medals, Awards and Grants

  • Elected Fellow of the Royal Society

    John M McNamara (Recipient), 2012

    Prize: Election to learned society

    International Society for Behavioral Ecology WD Hamilton Memorial Lecture

    John M McNamara (Recipient) & Alasdair Houston (Recipient), 2008

    Prize: Prizes, Medals, Awards and Grants

    Activities

    • 9 Media coverage or participation
    • 2 Visiting an external academic institution
    • 1 Public talk, debate, discussion

    Quoted in the Spectator daily roundup

    Oliver T Johnson (Speaker)

    2 Apr 2020

    Activity: Other activity typesMedia coverage or participation

    Interview re coronavirus statistics on BBC Radio 4

    Oliver T Johnson (Speaker)

    18 Jun 2020

    Activity: Other activity typesMedia coverage or participation

    Article on the Spectator website

    Oliver T Johnson (Speaker)

    16 Jun 2020

    Activity: Other activity typesMedia coverage or participation