William J Browne - Publications


Books (latest editions only)


Browne, W.J., Cameron, B., Charlton, C.M.J., Michaelides, D.T., Parker, R.M.A., Szmaragd, C., Yang, H. and Zhang, Z. (2012). A Beginner’s Guide to Stat-JR (Beta release).

Beginners guide to Stat-JR

Browne, W.J., Cameron, B., Charlton, C.M.J., Michaelides, D.T., Parker, R.M.A., Szmaragd, C., Yang, H. and Zhang, Z. (2012). An Advanced User's to Stat-JR (Beta release).

Advanced Users guide to Stat-JR

Michaelides, D.T., Yang, H., Browne, W.J., Charlton, C.M.J., and Parker, R.M.A. (2012) eBook USER GUIDE for the eBook system developed as part of the Stat-JR software package

eBook guide to Stat-JR

Browne, W.J.,Golalizadeh Lahi, M. and Parker, R.M.A (2009). A Guide to Sample Size Calculations for Random Effect Models via Simulation and the MLPowSim Software Package. University of Bristol

MLPowSim Manual

Browne, W.J. (2009). MCMC Estimation in MLwiN (Version 2.10) Centre for Multilevel Modelling, University of Bristol

MCMC book

Rasbash, J., Steele, F., Browne, W.J. and Goldstein, H. (2009). A user's guide to MLwiN (Version 2.10). Centre for Multilevel Modelling, University of Bristol.

A user's guide to MLwiN manual

Lawson, A.B., Browne W.J., and Vidal Rodeiro, C.L. (2003). Disease Mapping using WinBUGS and MLwiN Wiley. London.

Worksheets and more info on the following page Disease Mapping files

Rasbash, J., Goldstein, H., Browne, W. J., Yang, M and Woodhouse, G. (2000). The MLwiN command interface (Version 1.3).

The MLwiN command interface manual (Version 1.3)


Journal Articles and Book chapters


Submitted

Bradshaw, J.W.S., Cooke, C.E., Robertson, N.C.E., and Browne, W.J. (2014) Competitive relationships among a colony of castrated male domestic dogs. Submitted.

Brignell, C.J., Browne, W.J., Dryden, I.L. and Francis, S.T. (2014). Statistical Modelling of single trial variability in fMRI. Submitted.

Browne, W.J., Akkol, S. and Goldstein, H. (2014). MCMC algorithms for structured multivariate normal models. Submitted.

Casamian-Sorrosal, D., Saunders, R., Browne, W.J., Elliot, S. and Fonfara, S. (2014) Left ventricular radial color and longitudinal pulse-wave tissue Doppler echocardiography in 39 healthy domestic pet Rabbits. Submitted.

Higgins,H.M., Browne,W.J., Dryden, I.L., Ferguson,M., Guyott,T.J.M., Wapenaar,W. and Green,M.J. (2014) Do clinicians update their beliefs according to Bayes Theorem? An assessment using probabilistic elicitation. Submitted.

Holt,H.R., Collins, L.M., Asher, L., Browne, W.J., Pfeiffer, D.U., Statham, P., Caplen, G. and Nicol, C.J. (2014) Fractal analysis of laying hens’ movements: associations with environment and welfare indicators. Submitted.

Holt,H.R., Collins, L.M., Asher, L., Browne, W.J., Statham, P., Caplen, G., Pfeiffer, D.U. and Nicol, C.J. (2014) Let's get together: factors associated with hens’ tendency to cluster. Submitted.

Leckie, G., French, R., Charlton, C and Browne, W.J., (2014) Modeling Heterogeneous Variance-Covariance Components in Two-Level Multilevel Models. Submitted

Szmaragd, C., Green, L.E., Medley, G.F., Mitchell, A., Upton, P., and Browne, W.J. (2014). Making the best use of survey and trapping data to predict wildlife population numbers in the field. Submitted.

Zhang, Z., Parker, R.M.A., Charlton, C.M.J., Leckie, G. and Browne, W.J. (2014) R2MLwiN: A package to run MLwiN from within R. Submitted.


To appear

Casamian-Sorrosal, D., Saunders, R., Browne, W.J., Elliot, S. and Fonfara, S. (2014) M-mode, two-dimensional and Doppler echocardiographic findings in 40 healthy domestic pet Rabbits. To appear in Journal of Veterinary Cardiology .

Holdsworth, A., Birch, S., Bradley, K., Browne, W.J., and Barberet, V. (2014) Elastography of the normal canine liver, spleen and kidneys. To appear in Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound .


2014

Goldstein, H., Carpenter, J. and Browne, W.J. (2014). Fitting multilevel multivariate models with missing data in responses and covariates that may include interactions and nonlinear terms. Journal of Royal Statistical Society, Series A. 177:553-564

Missing data nonlinear paper

Heath, C.A.E., Lin, Y., Mullan, S, Browne, W.J. and Main, D.C.J. (2014). Challenges and solutions for Welfare Quality: Applications of the assessment protocol for dairy cows. Animal Welfare. 23: 95-107

Welfare Quality paper

Tranmer, M., Steel, D. and Browne, W.J., (2014). Multiple Membership Multiple-classification Models for Social Network and Group Dependencies.Journal of Royal Statistical Society, Series A. 177:439-455

MMMC social nets paper


2013

Draper, C., Browne, W.J. and Harris, S. (2013). Do Formal Inspections ensure that British Zoos meet and improve on the Minimum Animal Welfare Standards? Animals 3:1058-1072

Zoo inspection paper

Kostoulas P., Browne W.J., Nielsen S.S., and Leontides, L. (2013). Bayesian mixture models for partially verified data: age- and stage-specific discriminatory power of an antibody ELISA for paratuberculosis. Preventive Veterinary Medicine 111:200-205

ParaTB mixture paper

Kostoulas P., Nielsen S.S., Browne W.J. and Leontides, L. (2013). Sample size estimation to substantiate freedom of disease for clustered binary data with a specific risk profile. Epidemiology and Infection. 141:1318-1327

sample size vet paper

Meakin, L.B., Sugiyama, T., Galea, G.L., Browne, W.J., Lanyon, L.E. and Price, J.S. (2013). Male mice housed in groups engage in frequent fighting and show a lower response to additional bone loading than females or individually housed males that do not fight Bone 54:113-117

group vs individual housing paper

Nasr M., Browne, W.J., Caplen, G., Hothersall, B., Murrell, J and Nicol C.J. (2013). Positive affective state induced by opioid analgesia in laying hens with bone fractures. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 147:127-131

Chicken fracture paper

Szmaragd, C., Green, L.E., Medley, G.F., and Browne, W.J. (2013). Factors associated with herd restriction and de-restriction with bovine tuberculosis in British cattle herds. Preventive Veterinary Medicine 111: 31-41

Multiple States TB paper

Visser, L.C., Keene, B.W., Mathews, K.G., Browne, W.J., and Chanoit, G. (2013). Outcomes and Complications associated with Epicardial pacemakers in 28 dogs and 5 cats (2005-2010).Veterinary Surgery 42: 544-550

Vet Surgery paper

Whiting, K., Brown, S, Hadley, P., Browne,W.J., and Knowles, T.G. (2013). The anterior tooth development of cattle presented for slaughter - an analysis of age, sex and breed. Animal. 7/8:1323-1331

Cows teeth paper


2012

Madouasse, A., Browne, W.J., Huxley, J.N., Fausto, T., Bradley, A.J. and Green M.J. (2012). Risk factors for a high somatic cell count at the first milk recording in a large sample of UK dairy herds. Journal of Dairy Science95: 1873-1884

Risk factors for cell count dynamics paper

Madouasse, A., Browne, W.J., Huxley, J.N., Fausto, T., and Green, M.J. (2012) A semi-parametric model for lactation curves: Development and application. Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 105:38-48

Lactation curve paper

Main, D.C.J, Mullan, S., Atkinson, C., Bond, A., Cooper, M., Fraser, A. and Browne, W.J. (2012) Welfare outcome assessments in laying hen farm assurance schemes. Animal Welfare. 21:389-396

Hen welfare assessment paper

Stryhn, H. and Browne, W.J. (2012) Introduction to Bayesian Analysis. In Methods in Epidemiologic Research p675-700 Eds. Dohoo, I, Martin, S.W. and Stryhn, H.

Sugiyama, T. Meakin, L.B., Browne, W.J., Galea, G.L., Price, J.S. and Lanyon, L.E. (2012) Bones’ adaptive response to mechanical loading is essentially linear between the low strains associated with disuse and the high strains associated with the lamellar/woven bone transition. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research 27:1784-1793

Bone loading paper

Szmaragd, C., Green, L.E., Medley, G.F, Browne, W.J. (2012) Impact of Imperfect Test Sensitivity on Determining Risk Factors: the Case of Bovine Tuberculosis. PLoS ONE. 7(8): e43116.

Imperfect test TB paper

Yang, Huanjia, Michaelides, Danius T., Charlton, Chris, Browne, William and Moreau, Luc (2012) DEEP: A Provenance-Aware Executable Document System. In, 4th International Provenance and Annotation Workshop, Santa Barbara, USA, 20 - 21 Jun 2012.

eBOOK paper


2011

Browne, W.J., Caplan, G., Statham, P. and Nicol, C.J. (2011). Mild environmental aversion is detected by a discrete-choice preference testing method but not by a free-access method. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 134 pp152-163

Transitivity expt 2 paper

Collins, L.M., Asher, L., Pfeiffer, D.U., Browne, W.J., Nicol, C.J. (2011) Clustering and Synchrony in laying hens: The effect of environmental resources on social dynamics. Applied Animal Behaviour Science . 129, 43-53

Chicken clustering paper

Gines, A., Friend, E.J., Vives, M.A., Browne, W.J., Tarlton, J.F. and Chanoit, G. (2011) Mechanical comparison of median sternotomy closure in dogs using polydioxanone and wire sutures. Journal of Small Animal Practice 52 pp582-586

Dog suture paper

Kilkenny, C., Browne, W.J, Cuthill, I., Emerson, M., and Altman, D. (2011) Animal Research: Reporting In Vivo Experiments: The ARRIVE Guidelines Journal of Cerebral blood flow and metabolism 31: 991-993

ARRIVE guidelines (co-publication)

Masaoud, E., Stryhn, H., Whyte, S. and Browne, W.J., (2011) Statistical Modelling of Neighbour Treatment Effects in Aquaculture Clinical Trials. Journal of Agricultural, Biological and Environmental Statistics. 16: 202-220

Fish cross-classified/multiple membership paper

Nicol, C.J., Caplen, G., Davies, A., Statham, P. and Browne, W.J. (2011) Decisions about foraging and risk trade-offs in chickens are associated with individual somatic response profile. Animal Behaviour 82: 255-262

Chicken welfare indicators expt 2 paper

Nicol, C.J., Caplen, G., Edgar, J., Richards, G. and Browne, W.J. (2011) Relationships between multiple welfare indicators measured in individual chickens across different time periods and environments. Animal Welfare 20, 133-143

Welfare indicator cluster analysis paper


2010

Brignell, C.J., Dryden, I.L., Gattone, S.A., Park, B., Leask, S., Browne, W.J. and Flynn, S. (2010). Surface shape analysis with an application to brain cortical surface analysis in schizophrenia. Biostatistics. 11: 609-630

Brain paper

Browne, W.J., Caplen, G., Edgar, J., Wilson, L.R. and Nicol, C.J. (2010) Consistency, transitivity and inter-relationships between measures of choice in environmental preference tests with chickens. Behavioural Processes 83: 72-78.

Transitivity paper

Browne, W.J., Dryden, I.L., Handley, K., Mian, S. and Schadendorf, D. (2010) Mixed effect modelling of proteomic mass spectrometry data using Gaussian mixtures. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series C. 59, 617-633

Mass Spec paper

Browne, W.J. and Goldstein, H. (2010). MCMC sampling for a Multilevel model with nonindependent residuals within and between cluster units. Journal of Educational and Behavioural Statistics. 35: 453-473

MCMC for nonindepenent residuals paper

Green, M.J., Medley, G.E., Bradley, A.J. and Browne, W.J. (2010) Management interventions in dairy herds: Exploring within herd uncertainty using an integrated Bayesian model.Veterinary Research. 41:22

Integrated Bayesian modelling paper

Kilkenny, C., Browne, W.J, Cuthill, I., Emerson, M., and Altman, D. (2010) Improving bioscience research reporting - ARRIVE-ing at a solution. PLoS Biology 8(6): e1000412. doi:10.1371/ journal.pbio.1000412

ARRIVE guidelines

Co-published as follows:

Kilkenny, C., Browne, W.J, Cuthill, I., Emerson, M., and Altman, D. (2010) Animal Research: Reporting In Vivo Experiments: The ARRIVE Guidelines The Journal of Gene Medicine 12: 561-563

ARRIVE guidelines

Kilkenny, C., Browne, W.J, Cuthill, I., Emerson, M., and Altman, D. (2010) Animal Research: Reporting In Vivo Experiments: The ARRIVE Guidelines British Journal of Pharmacology 160: 1577-1579

ARRIVE guidelines

Kostoulas P., Nielsen S.S., Browne W.J. and Leontides, L. (2010) A Bayesian Weibull survival model for time to infection data measured with delay. Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 94: 191-201

Bayesian survival paper

Madouasse, A., Huxley, J.N., Browne, W.J., Bradley, A.J. and Green, M.J. (2010) Somatic Cell Count dynamics in a large sample of dairy herds in England and Wales. Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 96: 56-64

SCC summary paper

Madouasse, A., Huxley, J.N., Browne, W.J., Bradley, A.J., Dryden, I.L. and Green, M.J. (2010). Use of individual cow milk recording data at the start of lactation to predict the calving to conception interval. Journal of Dairy Science. 93: 4677-4690

Predicting calving to conception paper

Madouasse, A., Huxley, J.N., Browne, W.J., Bradley, A.J. and Green, M.J. (2010) Can We Use Milk Recording Data to Predict Reproduction? An Improvement on the Fat to Protein Ratio. Cattle Practice 18(2), 83-88

Main D.C.J., Barker, Z.E., Leach, K.A., Bell, N.J., Whay, H.R. and Browne, W.J. (2010) Sampling strategies for monitoring lameness in dairy cattle. Journal of Dairy Science. 93. 1970-1978

Lameness sampling paper

Murray, J.K., Browne W.J., Roberts,M.A., Whitmarsh, A. and Gruffydd-Jones, T.J. (2010) Owned cats and dogs in the UK: who owns them and how many are there in England and Wales? Vet Record. 166: 163-168

Cat and dog population paper


2009

Browne, W.J., Steele F., Golalizadeh, M., and Green M.J. (2009) The use of simple reparameterizations to improve the efficiency of Markov chain Monte Carlo estimation for multilevel models with applications to discrete time survival models Journal of Royal Statistical Society, Series A. 172: 579-598

Reparameterisations paper

Browne, W.J., and Steele F. (2009) Editorial: Recent advances in multilevel modelling methodology and applications Journal of Royal Statistical Society, Series A. 172: 535-536

Editorial for special edition

Browne, W.J., and Stryhn, H. (2009) Introduction to Bayesian Analysis. In Veterinary Epidemiologic Research (2nd Edition) p 637-662 Eds. Dohoo, I, Martin, S.W. and Stryhn, H.

Green, M.J., Browne, W.J., Green, L.E., Bradley, A.J., Leach, K.A., Breen, J.E. and Medley, G.F. (2009) Bayesian Analysis of a Mastitis Control Plan to Investigate the Influence of Veterinary Prior Beliefs on Clinical Interpretation. Preventive Veterinary Medicine 91 209-217

Expert opinion paper

Green, M.J., Medley, G.F. and Browne, W.J. (2009). A Comparison of Methods of Posterior Predictive Assessment in Multilevel Logistic Regression using an Example from Veterinary Medicine. Veterinary Research. 40:30

Posterior predictions paper

Kostoulas P., Leontides L., Browne W. J., Gardner I.A (2009). Bayesian estimation of variance partition coefficients adjusted for imperfect test sensitivity and specificity. Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 89: 155-162

VPC with imperfect test

Mullan, S., Browne, W.J., Edwards, S.A., Butterworth, A., Whay, H.R. and Main, D.C.J. (2009) The effect of sampling strategy on the estimated prevalence of welfare outcome measures on finishing pig farms. Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 119: 39-48

Sampling strategy for pigs

Nicol, C.J., Caplen, G., Edgar, J. and Browne, W.J. (2009) Associations between welfare indicators and environmental choice in laying hens. Animal Behaviour 78 413-424

Chicken welfare indicator paper

Taylor, S.S., Goodfellow, M.R., Browne, W.J., Walding, B., Murphy, A., Tzannes, S., Gerou-Ferriani, M., Schwartz, A. and Dobson, J.M. (2009). Feline extranodal lymphoma: response to chemotherapy and survival in 110 cats. 2009 Journal of Small Animal Practice. 50: 584-592

Cat lymphona survival paper


2008

Green, M.J., Bradley, A.J., Medley, G.F. and Browne, W.J. (2008). Cow, Farm and Herd Management Factors in the Dry Period Risk Associated with Raised Somatic Cell Counts in Early Lactation. Journal of Dairy Science. 91: 1403-1415.

Cow, Farm, and Herd Management Factors

Littin KE., Acevedo A., Browne, W., Edgar JL., Mendl M., Owen, D., Sherwin CM., Würbel H., Nicol CJ. (2008) Towards Humane Endpoints: Behavioural Changes Precede Clinical Signs of Disease in a Huntington's Disease Model. Proc Roy Soc B. 275: 1865 -1874

Humane Endpoint paper

Rasbash J. and Browne W. J. (2008). Non-Hierarchical Multilevel Models. De Leeuw, J. and Meijer, E. (Eds.), Handbook of Quantitative Multilevel Analysis.

Non-Hierarchical Multilevel Models


2007

Browne, W.J., McCleery, R.H., Sheldon, B.C., and Pettifor, R.A. (2007). Using cross-classified multivariate mixed response models with application to life history traits in great tits (Parus major). Statistical Modelling 7: 217-238

Statistical analysis of great tit data paper

Green M, Huxley J, Madouasse A, Browne W, Medley G, Bradley A, Biggs A, Breen J, Burnell M, Hayton A, Husband J, Reader J, Statham J and Thorne M, (2007). Making Good Decisions on Dry Cow Management to Improve Udder Health - Synthesising Evidence in a Bayesian Framework. Cattle Practice 15:201-206.

Green, M.J., Bradley, A.J., Medley, G.F. and Browne, W.J. (2007). Cow, Farm, and Management Factors During the Dry Period that Determine the Rate of Clinical Mastitis After Calving. Journal of Dairy Science 90:3764-3776.

Cow, Farm, and Management Factors

Jang M.J, Lee, Y. Lawson A.B., and Browne, W.J.(2007). A comparison of the hierarchical likelihood and Bayesian approaches to spatial epidemiological modelling. Environmetrics 18: 809-821.

Hierarchical likelihood and Bayesian comparison paper


2006

Browne, W. J. (2006). MCMC Algorithms for constrained variance matrices. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis. 50: 1655-1677.

MCMC Algorithms for constrained variance matrices paper

Browne, W.J. (2006). Discussion of "Sentencing Convicted Felons in the United States: A Bayesian Analysis Using Multilevel Covariates by I. Pardoe and R.R. Weidner" Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference. 136: 1462-1465.

Discussion of Pardoe and Weidner

Browne, W. J. and Draper, D. (2006). A comparison of Bayesian and likelihood-based methods for fitting multilevel models. Bayesian Analysis 1: 473-550

A comparison of Bayesian and likelihood-based methods for fitting multilevel models paper

Green, M.J., Bradley, A.J., Newton, H. and Browne, W.J. (2006) Seasonal Variation of Bulk Milk Somatic Cell Counts in UK dairy herds: Investigations of the Summer Rise. Preventive Veterinary Medicine 74 (4): 293-308

Seasonal Variation of Bulk Milk SCC


2005

Browne, W. J., Subramanian, S. V., Jones, K., and Goldstein, H. (2005). Variance partitioning in multilevel logistic models that exhibit over-dispersion. Journal of the Royal Statistics Society, Series A. 168: 599-614.

VPC in multilevel logistic models that exhibit over-dispersion paper

Goldstein, H., and Browne, W. J. (2005). Multilevel Factor Analysis Models for Continuous and Discrete Data. In Maydeu-Olivares, A and McArdle, J.J. (Eds.), Contemporary psychometrics: a festschrift for Roderick P. McDonald, p 453-475. Lawrence Erlbaum, New Jersey

Multilevel factor analysis models for continuous and discrete data paper


2004

Browne, W.J. (2004). An illustration of the use of reparameterisation methods for improving MCMC efficiency in crossed random effect models. Multilevel Modelling Newsletter. 16(1):13-25.

Reparameterisation in MCMC paper.

Browne, W. J. and Rasbash, J. (2004). Multilevel Modelling. In Bryman, A. and Hardy, M. (Eds.), Handbook of Data Analysis 459-479. London. Sage Publications.

Multilevel Modelling

Molyneux, A., Lewis, S., Antoniak, M., Browne, W.J., McNeill, A., Godfrey, C., Madeley, R., and Britton, J. (2004). Prospective study of the effect of exposure to other smokers in high school tutor groups on the risk of incident smoking in adolescence. American Journal of Epidemiology 159: 127-132.

Smoking study

Steele, F., Goldstein, H., and Browne, W. J. (2004). A General Multilevel Multistate Competing Risks Model for Event History Data, with an Application to a Study of Contraceptive Use Dynamics Statistical Modelling. 4: 145-159.

A General Multilevel Multistate Competing Risks Model for Event History Data paper


2003

Simonite, V., and Browne, W. J. (2003). Estimation of a large cross-classified multilevel model to study academic achievement in a modular degree course. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, A. 166: 119-134.

Cross-classified modular degree paper


2002

Blatchford, P., Goldstein, H., Martin, C., and Browne, W. J. (2002). A study of class size effects in English school reception year classes. British Educational Research Journal, 28: 169-185.

Class size paper

Browne, W. J., Draper, D., Goldstein, H. and Rasbash, J. (2002). Bayesian and likelihood methods for fitting multilevel models with complex level-1 variation. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 39: 203-225.

Bayesian and likelihood methods for fitting multilevel models with complex level-1 variation paper

Goldstein, H., Browne, W. J and Rasbash, J. (2002). Partitioning variation in multilevel models. Understanding Statistics 1: 223-232.

Partitioning variation in multilevel models paper

Goldstein, H., Browne, W. J., and Rasbash, J. (2002). Multilevel modelling of medical data. Statistics in Medicine, 21: 3291-3315.

Multilevel modelling of medical data paper

Goldstein, H. and Browne, W. J. (2002). Multilevel factor analysis modelling using Markov Chain Monte Carlo (MCMC) estimation. In Marcoulides and Moustaki (Eds.), Latent Variable and Latent Structure Models, pp 225-243. New Jersey: Lawrence Erlbaum.

Multilevel factor analysis modelling

Yang, M., Goldstein, H., Browne, W. J. and Woodhouse, G. (2002). Multivariate multilevel analysis of examination results. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, A, 165: 137-153.

Multivariate multilevel analysis of examination results paper


2001

Browne, W. J., Goldstein, H., Woodhouse, G., and Yang, M. (2001). An MCMC algorithm for adjusting for errors in variables in random slopes multilevel models. Multilevel Modelling Newsletter, 13 (1): 4-10.

MCMC measurement error paper

Browne, W. J., Goldstein, H. and Rasbash, J. (2001). Multiple membership multiple classification (MMMC) models. Statistical Modelling 1: 103-124

Multiple membership multiple classification (MMMC) models paper

Rasbash, J. and Browne, W. J. (2001). Modelling Non-Hierarchical Structures. In Leyland, A. H. and Goldstein, H. (Eds.), Multilevel Modelling of Health Statistics, 93-105. Chichester: John Wiley & Sons.

Modelling Non-Hierarchical Structures


2000

Goldstein, H., Rasbash, J., Browne, W. J., Woodhouse, G. and Poulain, M. (2000). Multilevel Models in the Study of Dynamic Household Structures. European Journal of Population, 16.

Multilevel models in the study of dynamic household structures

Browne, W. J. and Draper, D. (2000). Implementation and performance issues in the Bayesian and likelihood fitting of multilevel models. Computational Statistics, 15: 391-420.

Implementation and performance issues in the Bayesian and likelihood fitting of multilevel models paper


1998

Browne, W. J. (1998). Applying MCMC Methods to Multi-level Models. PhD thesis University of Bath.

Applying MCMC Methods to Multi-level Models paper


1995

Browne, W. J. (1995). Applications of Hierarchical Modelling. MSc thesis University of Bath.

Applications of Hierarchical Modelling paper


Research Reports


Dryden, I.L., Mian, S., Browne, W.J, Handley, K., di Nisio, R. and Rees, R. (2005). Statistical Analysis of Surface-Enhanced Laser Desorption/Ionization (SELDI) Protein Chip Data from Breast Cancer Cell Lines exposed to Chemotherapeutic Agents. Nottingham Statistics Research report 05-02.

Statistical analysis of SELDI cell lines paper

Sheldon, B.C., Pettifor, R.A., Browne, W.J., Rasbash, J. and McCleery, R.H. (2003). Partitioning of covariance among life-history traits in the great tit Parus major. Nottingham Statistics Research report 03-08.

Partitioning of covariance paper

Pettifor, R.A., Sheldon, B.C., Browne, W.J., Rasbash, J. and McCleery, R.H. (2003). Partitioning of phenotypic variance in life-history traits in the Great Tit, Parus major. Nottingham Statistics Research report 03-07.

Partitioning the sources of phenotypic variance paper


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