Recent advances in the statistical analysis of extreme environmental and actuarial risk
This meeting took place on 10th July 2018 at the University of Nottingham.
Funding from the London Mathematical Society
is gratefully acknowledged.
The aim of the meeting was to develop new cross-disciplinary research efforts at the interface of:
Location: Physics building on University Park Campus (building 22 on this
- Extreme value statistics;
- Environmental/agricultural science;
- Actuarial science.
Programme (talks are in Physics C30):
- Cláudia Neves (University of Reading)
- Gilles Stupfler (University of Nottingham)
- David Walshaw (University of Newcastle)
The abstracts for each presentation can be found here. Slides are available upon request.
Travel and directions: a map of the campus is here.
- 13:00-13:30 Registration
- 13:30-14:30 Cláudia Neves: "On trend estimation and testing with application to extreme rainfall"
- 14:30-15:00 Coffee break in Physics B23
- 15:00-16:00 David Walshaw: "Recent advances in models for dependent extremes"
- 16:00-16:30 Coffee break in Physics B23
- 16:30-17:30 Gilles Stupfler: "Asymmetric least squares techniques for extreme risk estimation"
- 17:30-19:00 Wine reception
- 19:30 Dinner at Bistrot Pierre, 13-17 Milton Street, Nottingham NG1 3EN.
Registration: Registration was open until 22nd June 2018.
- Train: from Nottingham train station, take a tram bound for Toton Lane. Stop at "University of Nottingham".
From there, it is a 5-10 minute walk to the Physics building.
- Car: get off the A52 on Clifton Boulevard, which will allow you to enter the campus by its north entrance.
You can then park at one of the on-campus pay-and-display car parks (see the
For any enquiries, please contact me at gilles DOT stupfler AT nottingham DOT ac DOT uk.
- Free for University of Nottingham PGR students and staff
- Visiting students: £10
- Visiting staff: £20