Associate Professor ANDREW ROBINSON

Position:
Associate Professor/Reader
Room:
306 OGS
Ext. Number:
46410
Research Groups:
Interests:
  • Applied statistics
  • Sampling Theory
  • Environmental and Ecological Statistics
  • Forest Biometrics
  • Mixed-Effects Models
  • Model Validation
Recent Publications:
  • A new method for measuring stand sapwood area in forests (2015) more
  • Ad hoc solutions to estimating pathway non compliance rates using imperfect and incomplete data. (2015) more
  • Animal, Vegetable, or . . . ? A case study in using animal-health monitoring tools to solve a plant-health surveillance problem. (2015) more
  • Chemotherapy for Late-Stage Cancer Patients: Meta-Analysis of Complete Response Rates. (2015) more
  • Contested and common ground: Geography and history at the limits of the early Islamic conquests (2014) more

Selected Publications


Past Postgraduate Supervision:
Farshid JAMSHIDI "Problems in nonparametric curve estimation"
Natalie KARAVARSAMIS "Methods for estimating occupancy"
Stephen LANE "Non-parametric estimation and prediction of tree size class distributions."
David LAZARIDIS "L\(q\)-Norm Shrinkage Regression"
Current MSc Students:
Past MSc Students:
Martin SHIELD
Stephen LANE "Generalized Estimating Equations for Pedigree Analysis"
Hannah CAPES
David LAZARIDIS "Shrinkage Regression"
Recent Grant History:
Year(s) Source Type Title
2009 - 2013 ARC Discovery Inverse and related problems in statistics
2011 - 2013 ARC Discovery New models for effective surveillance
2007 - 2009 ARC Discovery Statistical Analysis of Some Partially Observed Processes Arising in Ecological Research
2006 The University of Melbourne SCIMET L: A Kinder, Gentler Interface for R
2006 The University of Melbourne Melbourne Early Career Researcher (ECR) Critical Period Analysis using Segmented Regression and Maximum Likelihood
Committees:
IT/Web Committee