Research In The School

Stochastic Processes
The Stochastic Processes Group in the Department works in the area of probability theory - a branch of mathematics providing means for modeling uncertainty. The latter is a characteristic feature of the behaviour of most complex systems - e.g. living organisms, large populations of individuals of some kind (molecules, cells, stars or even students), financial markets, systems of seismic faults etc.... more

Academics

Continuing Staff:

Professor Kostya BOROVKOV (Professor)
Dr Owen JONES (Senior Lecturer)
Dr Nathan ROSS (Lecturer)
Associate Professor Aihua XIA (Associate Professor)

Research Fellows:

Professor Peter TAYLOR (Australian Laureate Fellow)

Visitors

A/Prof. Noor HASNAH (University of Malaysia)
Prof. Moshe HAVIV (Depart. Of Stats, The Hebrew University of Jerulsalem, Israel)

Students

Postgraduates:

Sashirekha APPALASAMY Multi Objective Optimisation for Short Term and Long Term operations and Planning of a Distributed Energy System.
Nanda ARYAL
Peter BRAUNSTEINS
Jonathan BUDD Modelling and Simulation of Credit Card Behaviour
Yuanzhou CHEN Volatility modelling and estimation
Felicia ENG The Role of Information and Communication in Emergency Evacuations
Timothy HYNDMAN
Adam KOWALEWSKI Statistical Arbitrage from Machine Learning
Jason LEUNG
Shaun MCKINLAY On Limiting Distributions, Sojourn Measures and Boundary Crossings for Random Processes.
Ellen MUIR
Yuqing PAN Boundary crossing problem of different types of Random processes Hitting Remote Sets.
Nicholas READ Bush Escalation Probabilities in the Victorian Landscape
Kate SAUNDERS
Shrupa SHAH
Xuan (Kevin) VO
Jason WHYTE

Masters (RT):

Aaron CHONG
Daniel COELHO
John GILBERTSON
Wilfred HAWKINS
Xinyi LIN
Quang Tuyen PHAM
Sai RAMAN
Olga SHULYARENKO
Justin SMALLWOOD