This event featured talks from 7 academics in the School from numerical analysis, applied, mathematical finance and Statistics. For details of the agenda see below:
10.00-10.10 - Introduction: What is UQ? What are our goals? (Catherine Powell, Simon Cotter, Tim Waite)
10.10-10.30 - Simon Cotter: Uncertainty in Bayesian inverse problems and stochastic models in biology.
10.40-11.00 - Oliver Jensen: Biological problems in transport processes with spatial heterogeneity.
11.10-11.40 - Coffee break
11:40-12:00 - Thomas House: Problems in mathematical epidemiology.
12:10-12:30 - Catherine Powell: Numerical analysis challenges in forward propagation of uncertainty in PDE models.
12:40-13:00 - David Silvester: Fast solvers for elliptic PDEs with random coefficients.
13:10-14:00 - Lunch
14:00-14:20 - Tim Waite: Design of experiments for uncertainty quantification.
14:30-14:50 - Paul Johnson: Dynamic pricing strategies with Bayesian learning.
15:00-16:00 - Discussion & future plans