William J. Browne

Presentations


Presentation to the University of Bristol Animial Behaviour and welfare Group, October 2007

Random effect modelling of great tit nesting behaviour.


Presentation to the RSS Environmental Statistics Section, September 2007

Random effect modelling of great tit nesting behaviour.


Presentation to the University of Liverpool Epidemiology Group, June 2007

Using complex random effect models in epidemiology and ecology.


Presentation to the South West local group of the RSS, University of Plymouth May 2007

Using complex random effect models in epidemiology and ecology.


Presentation to the University of Bristol Statistics Group, May 2007

Using complex random effect models in epidemiology and ecology.


Presentation to the 6th Amsterdam International Multilevel modelling conference, April 2007

Using SMCMC for normal response multilevel models.


Presentation to the University of Bath Statistics Group, March 2007

Using complex random effect models in epidemiology and ecology.


Presentation to the University of St Andrews Statistics Group, February 2007

Using complex random effect models in epidemiology and ecology.


Presentation to the University of St Andrews Statistics Group, February 2007

Classification of Mass spectrometry data using principal components analysis, Bayesian MCMC modelling and a deterministic peak finding algorithm.


Presentation to the University of Lancaster Statistics Group, December 2006

Classification of Mass spectrometry data using principal components analysis, Bayesian MCMC modelling and a deterministic peak finding algorithm.


Interview Presentation at the School of Clinical Veterinary Science, University of Bristol, September 2006

‘Counting chickens and other tales’ - Using random effect models and MCMC estimation in applied statistics research.


Presentation at the ESRC Research Methods Festival, Oxford, July 2006

Sample size calculations in multilevel modelling.


Presentation to the General Applications section of the RSS, June 2006

Random effect modelling of great tit nesting behaviour.


Presentation to the University of Warwick Statistics Group, February 2006

Classification of Mass spectrometry data using principal components analysis, Bayesian MCMC modelling and a deterministic peak finding algorithm.


Presentation to the North East RSS Local Group, February 2006

Classification of Mass spectrometry data using principal components analysis, Bayesian MCMC modelling and a deterministic peak finding algorithm.


Presentation to the Medical statisticians in Nottingham, January 2006

MCMC Estimation for Random Effect Modelling - The MLwiN experience


Presentation to the University of Kent Statistics Group, December 2005

Classification of Mass spectrometry data using principal components analysis, Bayesian MCMC modelling and a deterministic peak finding algorithm.


Presentation at the ASC International Conference on Survey Research Methods, September 2005

MCMC Estimation for Random Effect Modelling - The MLwiN experience


Workshop slides and practicals for DINA summer school August 2005 are available here


Presentation at the Leeds Annual Statistics Conference, July 2005

An illustration of the use of reparameterisation methods for improving MCMC efficiency in crossed random effect models.


Presentation to the 5th Amsterdam International Multilevel modelling conference, March 2005

An illustration of the use of reparameterisation methods for improving MCMC efficiency in crossed random effect models.


Presentation to the MRC Biostatistics Unit, Cambridge, February 2005

Partitioning of Variance in Multilevel Models.


Presentation to the Institute of Education Fellows Group, January 2005

Partitioning of Variance in Multilevel Models.


Presentation to the University of Reading Statistics Group, June 2004

An MCMC algorithm for problems involving 'constrained' variance matrices with applications in multilevel modelling.


Presentation at the Workshop on Uncertainty, Complexity and Predictive Reliability of Environmental/Biological Models. University of Nottingham, April 2004

Using cross-classified multivariate mixed response models with applications to life-history traits in great tits (Parus major)


Presentation to the Leeds and Bradford Local RSS Group, December 2003

An MCMC algorithm for problems involving 'constrained' variance matrices with applications in multilevel modelling


Presentation to the Amsterdam International Multilevel modelling conference, April 2003

An MCMC algorithm for problems involving 'constrained' variance matrices with applications in multilevel modelling


Presentation to the Young Statisticians Conference, April 2003

The Birds and the Bees and the birds again - Applying crossed random effect models to reproduction data


Presentation to the University of Kent Statistics group, March 2003

An MCMC algorithm for problems involving 'constrained' variance matrices with applications in multilevel modelling


Workshop documentation for New Zealand Multilevel Modelling Workshop, December 2002

Overheads (David Draper - to appear)
Overheads (William Browne)


Presentation to Royal Statistical Society Conference, Plymouth, September 2002

An MCMC algorithm for problems involving 'constrained' variance matrices with applications in multilevel modelling


Workshop slides from Verona Introductory Multilevel Modelling Workshop, June 2002

Verona overhead slides - complete set.


Poster Presentation at Valencia VII Bayesian Statistics Conference, Tenerife, June 2002.

MCMC Estimation of multilevel models in MLwiN


Presentation to Journeés de Statistique Conference, Brussels, May 2002.

An Introduction to Bayesian Multilevel (Hierarchical) Modelling using MLwiN


Presentation to Trinity College Dublin, February 2002.

MLwiN : Software for Multilevel Modelling


Presentation to University of Bath Statistics Group, November 2001
and Trinity College Dublin, February 2002.

Modelling the variance: MCMC methods for fitting multilevel models with complex level-1 variation and extensions to constrained variance matrices


Poster Presentation at RSS Meeting on 'Practical Bayes using WinBUGS', October 2001.

Using the WinBUGS interface in MLwiN


Presentation at the 23rd European Meeting of Statisticians in Funchal, Madeira, August 2001.

MCMC Estimation of Multilevel Models in the MLwiN software package


Workshop slides from Verona Introductory Multilevel Modelling Workshop, June 2001.

Verona overhead slides - complete set


Presentation to Claritas Senior Analysts meeting, May 2001.

An Introduction to Hierarchical, Cross-Classified and Multiple Membership Models


Workshop slides from Amsterdam Multilevel Modelling Workshop on MCMC methods, April 2001.

Amsterdam overhead slides

The following three files are MLwiN macros for the bivariate response example given in the overheads. Please download all three files to the same directory.


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