Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg

Mathematical Statistics Group

News:

December 2011: Tilmann Gneiting receives an Advanced Grant from the European Research Council (ERC) for a project on The Science of Forecasting: Probabilistic Foundations, Statistical Methodology and Applications.

We are delighted to welcome Professor Jon A. Wellner from the Department of Statistics at the University of Washington in Seattle in our group. Professor Wellner has received a Humboldt Research Award from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation to carry out research projects in Germany and spends academic year 2011/12 in Heidelberg.


Upcoming Guest Lectures:

http://www.math.uni-heidelberg.de/stat/news/

Faculty:

Tilmann Gneiting
Günther Sawitzki
Thordis L. Thorarinsdottir

Office:

Dagmar Neubauer

Scientific Staff:

Matthias Katzfuß
Alex Lenkoski
Michael Scheuerer

PhD Students:

Annette Möller
Eva-Maria Didden
Roman Schefzik
Jochen Fiedler

Diploma Students:

We currently have about 20 Diploma students working on a diverse range of thesis projects with us

Guests:

Jon A. Wellner (September 2011 through June 2012)
Hanna K. Jankowski (May 5 - June 11, 2012)

Research:

  • Theory and practice of forecasting
  • Spatial statistics
  • Computational statistics
  • Graphical models
  • ...

Projects:

European Research Council (ERC): The Science of Forecasting: Probabilistic Foundations, Statistical Methodology and Applications.

DFG Graduiertenkolleg 1653: Spatio/Temporal Graphical Models and Applications in Image Analysis

WEX-MOP: Mesoscale Weather Extremes - Theory, Spatial Modeling and Prediction

Extramurale Forschung für den Deutschen Wetterdienst: Ensemble Calibration for Weather Trajectories

Recent Publications:

Publications of Tilmann Gneiting
Publications of Günther Sawitzki
Publications of Thordis L. Thorarinsdottir
Publications of Michael Scheuerer
Publications of Matthias S. Katzfuß

Last edited: 18-04-2012 by dn
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