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**169**.## A

Aglietti, Virginia
(2021)
*Structured inference and sequential decision-making with Gaussian processes.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Avalos Pacheco, Alejandra
(2018)
*Factor regression for dimensionality reduction and data integration techniques with applications to cancer data.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Armstrong, Sebastian Peter
(2018)
*Coherent risk measures, reserving, and transaction costs.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Akacha, Mouna
(2011)
*Analysis of repeated measurements with missing data.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Arthur, J. G.
(2007)
*The development of 'for experts systems' as heuristic reasoning platforms in risk decision support: a consideration of tool design, technology transfer and compatability with Bayesian decision analysis.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Allard, Crispin Toby John
(1993)
*Influence diagrams : a new approach to modelling games.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Attwell, Duncan Noel
(1989)
*Bayesian models for sequential bidding and related theoretical topics.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Ameen, Jamal Rasul Mohammad
(1984)
*Discount Bayesian models and forecasting.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Akram, Muhammad
(1984)
*Generalised exponentially weighted regression and dynamic Bayesian forecasting models.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

## B

Brown, Susanna Elizabeth
(2021)
*Resampling and genealogies in sequential Monte Carlo algorithms.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Burro, Giovanni
(2020)
*Estimation and statistical modelling of financial and economic decisions from trading and survey data.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Briol, François-Xavier
(2018)
*Statistical computation with kernels.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Bisi, Elia
(2018)
*Random polymers via orthogonal Whittaker and symplectic Schur functions.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Burgess, Matthew
(2017)
*Measuring and modelling patterns of behaviour in datasets of individual investor trading records using flexible methods.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Barclay, Lorna M.
(2014)
*Modelling and reasoning with chain event graphs in health studies.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Boyd, Katherine
(2007)
*Non-ignorable missing covariate data in parametric survival analysis.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Bond, Simon James
(2004)
*Aspects of competing risks survival analysis.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Barbosa, Emanuel Pimentel
(1989)
*Dynamic Bayesian models for vector time series analysis & forecasting.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Brus, Tomek
(1985)
*Multimodality, uncertainty and aggregation.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

## C

Chen, Sida
(2021)
*Bayesian inference for nonparametric hidden Markov models with applications to physiological data.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Carter, Jack Storror
(2021)
*Partial correlation based penalty functions and prior distributions for Gaussian graphical models.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Crucinio, Francesca
(2021)
*Some interacting particle methods with non-standard interactions.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Cunningham, Nathan
(2019)
*Particle Monte Carlo methods for the integrative cluster analysis of multiple genomic datasets.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Chimisov, Cyril
(2018)
*Adapting the Gibbs sampler.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Collazo, Rodrigo A.
(2017)
*The dynamic chain event graph.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Calderazzo, Silvia
(2016)
*Stochastic modelling of transcriptional regulation with applications to circadian genes.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Costa, Lilia
(2014)
*Studying effective brain connectivity using multiregression dynamic models.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Chen, Xu (Researcher in statistics)
(2014)
*Accelerated estimation and inference for heritability of fMRI data.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Carta, Alessandro
(2012)
*Copula functions and application to multivariate stochastic frontier models.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Costa, Maria J. (Maria João)
(2008)
*Penalized spline models and applications.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Chirikhin, Andrey
(2007)
*Polynomial distribution functions on bounded closed intervals.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Cowling, Benjamin John
(2003)
*Survival models for censored point processes.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Corbett, Philip
(2001)
*Accuracy of logistic models and receiver operating characteristic curves.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

## D

Deshpande , Amogh
(2014)
*Topics in risk-sensitive stochastic control.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Daneshkhah, Alireza
(2004)
*Estimation in causal graphical models.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

## F

Fúquene Patiño, Jairo A.
(2018)
*Finite mixture modeling with non-local priors.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Finke, Axel
(2015)
*On extended state-space constructions for monte carlo methods.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Ford, Ashley P.
(2014)
*Epidemic models and MCMC inference.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Feng, Han
(2014)
*Variants of gambling in contests.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Freeman, Guy
(2010)
*Learning and predicting with chain event graphs.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Finch, Sam
(2010)
*The random cluster model on the tree : Markov chains, random connections and boundary conditions.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Faria, Alvaro Eduardo
(1996)
*Graphical Bayesian models in multivariate expert judgements and conditional external Bayesianity.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

## G

González Cázares, Jorge Ignacio
(2021)
*Convex minorants and the simulation of the extrema of Lévy processes.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Gómez, Karla Monterrubio
(2019)
*Bayesian inference for multi-level non-stationary Gaussian processes.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Guarniero, Pieralberto
(2017)
*The iterated auxiliary particle filter and applications to state space models and diffusion processes.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Görgen, Christiane
(2017)
*An algebraic characterisation of staged trees : their geometry and causal implications.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Gilbert, Matthew G.
(2017)
*Group and societal decision making : an exploration of modelling paradigms applied to nuclear facility siting.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Ganjgahi, Habib
(2016)
*Computationally efficient mixed effect model for genetic analysis of high dimensional neuroimaging data.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Guo, Chuan
(2016)
*The stochastic volatility Markov-functional model.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Gkatzionis, Apostolos
(2015)
*Using quasi-densities to summarize and present the posterior distribution of parameter contrasts in statistical models.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Grinberg, Nastasiya
(2011)
*Some problems in stochastic analysis : Itô's formula for convex functions, interacting particle systems and Dyson's Brownian motion.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Gongora-Aldaz, José Antonio
(1997)
*On the addition of further treatments to Latin Square designs.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Gargoum, Ali S.
(1997)
*Issues in the Bayesian forecasting of dispersal after a nuclear accident.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Gamerman, Dani
(1987)
*Dynamic analysis of survival models and related processes.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

## H

Hanson, Philip A.
(2022)
*Small-time asymptotics of coalescent and Fleming-Viot processes.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Hodgson, James
(2022)
*Exact and unbiased simulation of rare events.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Huang, Shuo
(2020)
*Convergence analysis of monotone schemes for second-order non-linear parabolic PDEs and their applications in sublinear expectation.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Hartley, David Stephen
(2020)
*Bayesian hierarchical modelling for structured expert judgement.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Hadj-Amar, Beniamino
(2019)
*Bayesian analysis of nonstationary periodic time series.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Honnor, Thomas R.
(2017)
*Some spatial statistical techniques with applications to cellular imaging data.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Hernández-Hernández, Ma Elena
(2016)
*On the probabilistic approach to the solution of generalized fractional differential equations of Caputo and Riemann-Liouville type.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Hey, Kirsty L.
(2015)
*The temporal and spatial analysis of single cell gene expression.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Hadjipantelis, Pantelis-Zenon
(2013)
*Functional data analysis in phonetics.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Hill, Steven M. (Mark)
(2012)
*Sparse graphical models for cancer signalling.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Hill, Bryony J.
(2011)
*An orientation field approach to modelling fibre-generated spatial point processes.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Howitt, Christopher John
(2007)
*Stochastic flows and sticky Brownian motion.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Hemming, Karla
(2000)
*Parametric dynamic survival models.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Heydari, Fariborz
(1997)
*Theory and applications of delayed censoring models in survival analysis.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

## I

Ignatieva, Anastasia
(2021)
*Population genetics models for viral data with recombination.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

## J

Jerome, Joseph
(2022)
*Optimal investment and consumption under infinite horizon Epstein–Zin stochastic differential utility.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Jewson, Jack E.
(2019)
*Bayesian inference in the M-open world.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Joshi, Miland
(2011)
*Applications of generalized additive models.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

## K

Khan, Nazem
(2022)
*Mean-ρ portfolio selection.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Knoblauch, Jeremias
(2021)
*Optimization-centric generalizations of Bayesian inference.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Kumar, Divakar
(2018)
*On a quasi-stationary approach to bayesian computation, with application to tall data.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Khan, M. H. R.
(2013)
*Variable selection and estimation procedures for high-dimensional survival data.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Klimmek, Martin
(2012)
*On inverse problems in mathematical finance.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Kolossiatis, Michalis
(2009)
*Modelling via normalisation for parametric and nonparametric inference.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Kimani, Peter K.
(2009)
*Dose selection in seamless phase II/III clinical trials based on efficacy and toxicity.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Komorowski, Michal
(2009)
*Statistical methods for estimation of biochemical kinetic parameters.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Kallis, Constantinos
(2005)
*Construction and assessment of risk models in medicine.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

## L

Liu, Ruiqi
(2022)
*Some applications of optimal stopping and control in finance and economics.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Lo, Sherman Edea
(2020)
*Characterisation of computed tomography noise in projection space with applications to additive manufacturing.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Lopez Kolkovska, Boryana Cristina
(2016)
*Point process survival models for epilepsy data.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Leonelli, Manuele
(2015)
*Bayesian decision support in complex modular systems : an algebraic and graphical approach.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Lapinski, Tomasz Michal
(2013)
*Limit theorems leading to Bose-Einstein, Maxwell-Boltzmann statistics and Zipf-Mandelbrot law.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Lee, Rui Xin
(2013)
*The existence and characterisation of duality of Markov processes in the Euclidean space.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Liu, Jiaqi (Researcher in statistics)
(2012)
*On the optimal stopping problem driven by spectrally negative Lévy processes.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Liverani, Silvia
(2009)
*Bayesian clustering of curves and the search of the partition space.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

## M

Mramor, Veno
(2021)
*Stochastic processes on curved spaces.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Morina, Giulio
(2021)
*Extending the Bernoulli Factory to a dice enterprise.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Muscat, Jonathan
(2020)
*Applications of optimal stopping in behavioural finance.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Meagher, Joseph Patrick
(2020)
*Bayesian ancestral reconstruction for bat echolocation.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Mider, Marcin
(2019)
*Simulation of conditioned diffusions.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Miloschewski, Anne
(2019)
*Bayesian treatment of model uncertainty under endogeneity.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Maeda, Jun
(2018)
*Modeling from a trader's perspective.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Manikas, Theodoros
(2018)
*Robust volatility estimation for multiscale diffusions with zero quadratic variation.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Monge, Adriana Ocejo
(2014)
*Time-change and control of stochastic volatility.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Minas, Giorgos
(2013)
*Multivariate global testing and adaptive designs.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Malley, Paul
(2009)
*Sensitivity methods for publication bias in a meta-analysis.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Migon, Helio dos Santos
(1984)
*An approach to non-linear Bayesian forecasting problems with applications.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

## N

Narayanan, Santhosh
(2020)
*Bayesian modelling of flexible marked point processes with applications to event sequences from association football.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Norgilas, Dominykas
(2019)
*Techniques and approaches for pricing American option.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Neal, Matthew
(2019)
*Machine learning techniques for the early detection of cancer using volatile organic compounds.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Nteka, Ioanna
(2016)
*Positive temperature dynamics on Gelfand-Tsetlin patterns restricted by wall.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Nam, Christopher F. H.
(2013)
*The uncertainty of changepoints in time series.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Najdanovic, Zorana
(2003)
*Conditioning a Markov chain upon the behaviour of an additive functional.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

## O

Ogden, Helen E.
(2014)
*Inference for generalised linear mixed models with sparse structure.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Ogundimu, Emmanuel O.
(2013)
*On sample selection models and skew distributions.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

## P

Palma, Marco
(2021)
*Functional data analysis approaches for 3-dimensional brain images.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Perrone, Valerio
(2018)
*Bayesian models for scalable machine learning.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Pak, Alexey
(2017)
*Stochastic partial differential equations with coefficients depending on VaR.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Pavlovic, Dragana M.
(2015)
*Generalised stochastic blockmodels and their applications in the analysis of brain networks.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Pollock, Murray
(2013)
*Some Monte Carlo methods for jump diffusions.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Pham, Duy
(2012)
*Markov-functional and stochastic volatility modelling.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Pasha, Ghulam Rasul
(1982)
*Estimation methods for regression models with unequal error variances.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

## Q

Queen, Catriona M.
(1991)
*Bayesian graphical forecasting models for business time series.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Quintana, José Mario
(1987)
*Multivariate Bayesian forecasting models.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

## R

Rendell, Lewis James
(2020)
*Sequential Monte Carlo variance estimators and global consensus.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Ramírez, Dialid Santiago
(2015)
*On the existence of a certain class of nonlinear stochastic processes.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Rubio, Francisco J.
(2013)
*Modelling of kurtosis and skewness : Bayesian inference and distribution theory.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Rogers, Jennifer Kaye
(2011)
*Statistical models for censored point processes with cure fractions.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Riccomagno, Eva
(1997)
*Algebraic geometry in experimental design and related fields.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Roberts, Gareth O.
(1988)
*Some boundary hitting problems for diffusion processes.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

## S

Stein, Stefan
(2021)
*High-dimensional sparse random networks with covariates.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Sun, Haodong
(2021)
*Constrained optimal stopping games.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Selby, David Antony
(2020)
*Statistical modelling of citation networks, research influence and journal prestige.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Sammut, Fiona
(2016)
*Using generalized linear models to model compositional response data.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Samartsidis, Pantelis
(2016)
*Point process modelling of coordinate-based meta-analysis neuroimaging data.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Shiers, N. L.
(2016)
*Gaussian latent tree model constraints for linguistics and other applications.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Sheehan, Marcus
(2006)
*Some aspects of tree-indexed processes.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Shah, Sandeep R.
(2004)
*Perfect simulation of conditional and weighted models.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Siannis, Fotios
(2001)
*Sensitivity analysis for correlated survival models.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Stride, Christopher B.
(1995)
*Semi-parametric density estimation.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Souza, Reinaldo Castro
(1978)
*A Bayesian entropy approach to forecasting.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Smith, J. Q.
(1977)
*Problems in Bayesian statistics relating to discontinuous phenomena, catastrophe theory and forecasting.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

## T

Thesingarajah, Denishrouf
(2021)
*Node-wise pseudo-marginal methods for spatial model selection.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Tao, Lizhu
(2020)
*Interaction estimations in high-dimensional statistical models.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Tawn, Nicholas
(2017)
*Towards optimality of the parallel tempering algorithm.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Tiberi, Simone
(2016)
*Bayesian hierarchical stochastic inference on multiple, single cell, latent states from both longitudinal and stationary data.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Tse, Alex Sing-Lam
(2016)
*Dynamic economic decision problems under behavioural preferences and market imperfections.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Touloupou, Panayiota
(2016)
*Bayesian inference and model selection for partially observed stochastic epidemics.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Taylor, Katarzyna B.
(2015)
*Exact algorithms for simulation of diffusions with discontinuous drift and robust Curvature Metropolis-adjusted Langevin algorithms.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Thiéry, Alexandre H.
(2013)
*Scaling analysis of MCMC algorithms.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Thwaites, Peter
(2008)
*Chain event graphs : theory and application.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Triantafyllopoulos, K.
(2002)
*On observational variance learning for multivariate Bayesian time series and related models.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Thönnes, Elke
(1998)
*Perfect and imperfect simulations in stochastic geometry.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

## U

Unosson, Måns
(2020)
*Spatio-temporal inference for circadian gene transcription in the mammalian SCN.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Underhill, Nick
(2016)
*Efficient and context-dependent Bayesian model selection.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

## V

Vasdekis, Georgios
(2021)
*On zig-zag extensions and related ergodicity properties.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Vidmar, Matija
(2014)
*Markov chain approximations to, and some fluctuation results for, Lévy processes.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Vallejos, Catalina A.
(2014)
*Incorporating unobserved heterogeneity and multiple event types in survival models : a Bayesian approach.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Voorduin, Raquel
(2004)
*A non-parametric procedure to estimate a linear discriminant function with an application to credit scoring.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Vasconcellos, Klaus Leite Pinto
(1992)
*Aspects of forecasting aggregate and discrete data.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Veerapen, Parmaseeven Pillay
(1991)
*Recurrence relationships and model monitoring for dynamic linear model.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

## W

Wilson-Nunn, Daniel
(2021)
*Robust regression on clustered data and signature based online Arabic handwriting recognition.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Wilkerson, Rachel Lynne
(2020)
*Customising structure of graphical models.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Wright, Sophia K.
(2019)
*Robustness in Bayesian networks.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Wolfgarten, Thomas
(2012)
*Model based community detection with application to citation analysis.*
Other thesis, University of Warwick.

## Y

Yu, Xuewen
(2021)
*Causal analysis on chain event graphs for reliability engineering.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Young, Simon Christopher
(1989)
*Bayesian models and repeated games.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

## Z

Zhang, Yiyuan
(2022)
*Modelling telemonitored physical activity based on hidden Markov modelling with application to analysing circadian rhythm in shift workers.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Zeng, Matthew
(2020)
*Optimal stopping and randomisation.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Zhao, Yang
(2018)
*P-variation calculation and statistical inference for the discretely observed differential equation driven by fractional Brownian motion.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Zhao, Yufan
(2017)
*On properties of the American put option under several models.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Zanella, Giacomo
(2015)
*Bayesian complementary clustering, MCMC and Anglo-Saxon placenames.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Zhu, Yedi
(2014)
*Invesment-consumption model with infinite transaction costs.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

Zhou, Yan
(2014)
*Bayesian model comparison via sequential Monte Carlo.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.

## Š

Širaj, Dejan
(2015)
*Coupling and the policy improvement algorithm for controlled diffusion processess.*
PhD thesis, University of Warwick.