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Minitab Statistics: Chi2 and Fisher's Exact Test

This video describes the process of recoding data in Minitab. It is aimed at students of the BVM&S Student Research Course. Timeline: 01:38 - Accessing Minitab through apps.ed.ac.uk and loading…

From  Jill MacKay on September 21st, 2021 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Dr. Hadia Majid: Doing Gender Sensitive Economics Research

Dr. Hadia Majid, from the Lahore University of Management Sciences, Pakistan, discusses the importance of gender in economics research.

From  Erica Lee Niebauer on September 9th, 2021 0 likes 12 plays 0  

(PG) How to use the Centre for Research Collections

Dr Fran Baseby, CRC Services Manager, will provide a practical guide for finding and accessing collections (archives, manuscripts, rare books and museum collections) at the Centre for Research…

From  Ravinder Panesar on September 3rd, 2021 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Minitab Statistics: Recoding Data

This video describes the process of recoding data in Minitab. It is aimed at students of the BVM&S Student Research Course. Outline: 00:39 Common error: 'no variables available for basic…

From  Jill MacKay on September 1st, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

M&M Episode 27: Where we speak with Tracey Madden about accessibility (and the range of what it can be)

The twenty-seventh episode of the Michael and Myles (M&M) podcast sees us talking with Dr Tracey Madden about her really important work at the university on accessibility, universal design and…

From  Michael Gallagher on August 19th, 2021 0 likes 12 plays 0  

From Encyclopedia to Big Data: Past, present and future of Wikipedia data as a research source

SpeakersCurrently an intern with Wikimedia through the Outreach diversity initiative, Slavina Stefanova works with Sarah R. Rodlund, Senior Technical Writer (WMF), and Isaac Johnson, Research…

From  Ewan McAndrew on August 16th, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Minitab Statistics: Correlations

This video describes the process of running a correlation in Minitab. It is aimed at students of the BVM&S Student Research Course. Outline: 0:55 Loading Data 2:20 Hypothesis 2:51 Correlations…

From  Jill MacKay on August 10th, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Research During the Pandemic: Setting up a Covid Vaccination Programme

During this webinar, Ellie Hunter (Clinical Vaccination Manager) and Pat Wynne (Director of Nursing Primary and Community Care) discuss the challenges and successes of setting up the Covid…

From  Josephine Merrifield on July 30th, 2021 0 likes 20 plays 0  

(PGR only) How-to get off to an effective start with your research degree

The Institute for Academic Development team share key tips and advice for making the most of your first few months. 1. Introduction to the importance of taking ownership for your personal and…

From  Ravinder Panesar on July 16th, 2021 0 likes 292 plays 0  

(PGR Only) How-to manage your time as a research student

The Institute for Academic Development team share advice and tips for managing your time effectively as a research student. 1.Understand the importance of time management as a research student 2.…

From  Ravinder Panesar on July 16th, 2021 0 likes 209 plays 0  

(PGR Only) How-to get into good writing habits

The Institute for Academic Development team share advice and resources for getting into good writing habits as a research student. 1. Understand the importance of establishing regular writing habits…

From  Ravinder Panesar on July 16th, 2021 0 likes 179 plays 0  

Passport: Introduction, research and methodology

Passport is a market research database which provides key business intelligence on countries, consumers, lifestyles, markets and companies. Ashton Moses (Account Manager) introduces you to Passport,…

From  Catherine Ure on July 11th, 2021 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Institute for Regeneration and Repair

Professor Charles ffrench-Constant outlines the origins, vision and aims of the new Institute for Regeneration and Repair at the University of Edinburgh. Videography: Jessie Pearson, Robin Morton,…

From  Eleanor Roger on July 8th, 2021 0 likes 12 plays 0  

25 June - David Dunson (Duke University, North Carolina, USA) - DIFFUSION BASED GAUSSIAN PROCESSES ON RESTRICTED DOMAINS

25 June 2021 David Dunson (Duke University, North Carolina, USA) - DIFFUSION BASED GAUSSIAN PROCESSES ON RESTRICTED DOMAINS This talk describes recent joint work with Hau-Tieng Wu and Nan Wu. In…

From  OLLIE Quinn on July 2nd, 2021 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Ryan McClarren (University of Notre Dame) - Intrusive Uncertainty Quantification for Hyperbolic Equations

4 June 2021 Ryan McClarren (University of Notre Dame) - Intrusive Uncertainty Quantification for Hyperbolic Equations In this talk I will cover numerical techniques for quantifying parametric…

From  OLLIE Quinn on July 2nd, 2021 0 likes 8 plays 0  

M&M Podcast 25: The one where we talk to Ewan McAndrew and Clea Strathmann about knowledge equity and Wikipedia

The twenty-fifth episode (we think) of the Michael and Myles (M&M) podcast sees us talking with Ewan McAndrew (Wikimedian in Residence) and Clea Strathmann (Open data and knowledge equity…

From  Michael Gallagher on July 1st, 2021 0 likes 24 plays 0