Professor AIHUA XIA

Position:
Professor
Room:
220
Ext. Number:
44247
Research Groups:
Interests:
  • Limit Theory in Stochastic Processes
  • Poisson and compound Poisson approximations
  • Markov processes
  • Queueing Networks
  • Point Processes
Recent Publications:
  • Stein's method for conditional compound Poisson approximation (2015) more
  • Normal approximation for statistics of Gibbsian input in geometric probability (2015) more
  • Stein factors for negative binomial approximation in Wasserstein distance (2015) more
  • Changing topological patterns in normal aging using large-scale structural networks (2012) more
  • Clubbed Binomial Approximation for the Lightbulb Process (2012) more

Selected Publications


Current Postgraduate Supervision:
Xuan (Kevin) VO "Convergence of instantaneous markov processes"
Past Postgraduate Supervision:
Han Liang GAN "Locally Dependant Extremes"
Xiaoxin WANG "Approximate distributions of the number of run occurrences"
Past MSc Students:
Lei XING
David RINGER "Association behaviour in non-linear death processes"
Sarah FODA "Extreme Value Theory and its Applications to Foreign Exchange Rates"
Edward LAM
Will MISCHLEWSKI
James OATES
Charley XIA
Subject(s) Currently Teaching:
MAST90081 Advanced Probability (Semester 1, 2016)
Recent Grant History:
Year(s) Source Type Title
2015 - 2017 ARC Discovery Random Discrete Structures: Approximations and Applications
2012 - 2014 ARC Discovery Random network models with applications in biology
2003 - 2010 ARC Centre Of Excellence ARC Centre of Excellence for Mathematics and Statistics of Complex Systems
2007 - 2009 ARC Discovery Quantifying cortical thickness and white matter hyperintensity volumes and determining their relationship on Magnetic Resonance Imaging in ageing brains
Responsibilities:
Faculty of Science Promotion Panel member for Level B to C
Postgraduate Coursework Coordinator
Stochastic Processes Seminar Coordinator
Committees:
Management Committee (Postgraduate coordinator)
Math. Sciences Library Users Committee
Postgraduate Programs Committee (Postgraduate Coursework Coordinator)
Strategic Planning Committee