Associate Professor ANDREW ROBINSON

Associate Professor/Reader
Research Groups:
  • Applied statistics
  • Sampling Theory
  • Environmental and Ecological Statistics
  • Forest Biometrics
  • Mixed-Effects Models
  • Model Validation
Recent Publications:
  • A simple way to incorporate uncertainty and risk into forest harvest scheduling (2016) more
  • Measuring the Inspectorate: Point and Interval Estimates for Performance Indicators (2016) more
  • 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

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:
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
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