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7 May 2021 - Mitchel Colebank (North Carolina State University) - On the effects of vascular network size for hemodynamic parameter inference

7 May 2021 Mitchel Colebank (North Carolina State University) - On the effects of vascular network size for hemodynamic parameter inferenceComputational fluid dynamics (CFD) modeling is an emerging…

From  OLLIE Quinn on May 10th, 2021 0 likes 0 plays 0  

DDI Town Hall | - Alison Muckersie & Jo Spiller : DDI Skills Gateway

Tuesday 20th April DDI held a Town Hall with Alison Muckersie presenting the ambitions of the DDI Skills Gateway programme and highlight some of its early achievements, demonstrating how the…

From  Stephanie Peebles on April 30th, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

23 April 2021: Theodore Papamarkou - Challenges in Markov chain Monte Carlo for Bayesian neural networks

The subtitles/captions on this talk are being edited. They will be available within 2 weeks of the talk being published. 23 April 2021Theodore Papamarkou - Challenges in Markov chain Monte Carlo…

From  OLLIE Quinn on April 29th, 2021 0 likes 4 plays 0  

BMC BAMC 2021 Kevin Buzzard

6-9 April 2021, BMC BAMC 2021 Titled: When Will Computers Prove Theorems? This was a BMC morning talk by Kevin Buzzard (Imperial College London) This session was supported by the Edinburgh…

From  Sophia Martin on April 21st, 2021 0 likes 20 plays 0  

Prof. Kerrie Mengersen: Crikey – It’s a Bayesian

Captions are available for this talk. You can remove these by pressing CC on the video toolbar. Bayesian statistics is now an established tool of trade for an applied statistician or data…

From  Belle Taylor on April 16th, 2021 0 likes 102 plays 0  

Introduction to EDR 2020-21

Engaging with Digital Research DSTI programme, University of EdinburghDigital research for Evidence, indicators and Metrics:

From  James Stewart on April 16th, 2021 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Student Life Presentations - Offer Holder Virtual Event 8 April 2021

Hear from 3 Student Ambassadors from the School of Informatics about their experience studying and living in Edinburgh. Presentations are followed by a Q&A. Recorded on 8 April 2021.

From  Nicola Hopper on April 11th, 2021 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Introduction to Informatics Offer Holder Virtual Event 7 April 2021

Professor Bjoern Franke, Director of Teaching, hosts an Introduction to Informatics session for 2021 Offer Holders followed by a Q&A. Recorded on 7 April 2021.

From  Nicola Hopper on April 10th, 2021 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Postgraduate Study - Student Perspectives

In this session recording you will hear from from two current PhD students who also completed Master's degrees with the School of Informatics. Stefanie Speichert and Michael Camilleri give a…

From  Nicola Hopper on March 28th, 2021 0 likes 51 plays 0  

#DDIdisussions | Covid19 and Data: One Year On

As part of the #DDIdiscussions series DDI held a webinar on Wednesday 24th March. Twelve months from the national lockdown in spring 2020, we discussed the lessons learned and how far the pandemic…

From  Stephanie Peebles on March 25th, 2021 0 likes 38 plays 0  

All Hands on Deck: Three Epidemiology PhD Students Who Contributed to COVID-19 Research in Edinburgh

Three PhD students, a genomic epidemiologist studying Ebola virus, a molecular epidemiologist studying Polio virus, and an infectious disease modeller studying anti-microbial resistance dynamics…

From  Annette Caroline Georgia Peach on March 23rd, 2021 0 likes 0 plays 0  

The True Final Frontier: oceans from space; Dr Encarni Medina-Lopez

It is commonly said that we know more about space than about our seas, but what about studying the ocean from space? Satellite data has been used for decades in land studies, but ocean observation is…

From  Stuart Dunbar on March 19th, 2021 0 likes 34 plays 0  

JoVE

JoVE, the Journal of Visualised Experiments (https://www-jove-com.ezproxy.is.ed.ac.uk/) is an online educational resource, available to students and staff in the University of Edinburgh. JoVE…

From  Fiona Brown on March 18th, 2021 0 likes 17 plays 0  

AstroTech - Our knowledge of the Universe

In this free short online course, you’ll learn more about the science and technology behind astronomical discovery. Each week will cover a different aspect of astronomical technology, matching…

From  Mari-Nikol Panteva on March 16th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Animal Behaviour & Welfare course trailer

Learn about the history and concepts of animal welfare, how it can be assessed and measured, and finish with a practical animal welfare module for companion animals, with our short online course. …

From  Mari-Nikol Panteva on March 16th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Atlantic Adventures with ATLAS: understanding deep-sea ecosystems at ocean basin scale; Prof Murray Roberts

The deep sea is the last frontier on Earth, but it's not immune to human activities or global change. From 2016-20 ATLAS worked across Europe, Canada and the USA to study deep-sea Atlantic…

From  Stuart Dunbar on March 12th, 2021 0 likes 37 plays 0