News

22
Sep
9/22/2018
Prof. Raphaël Huser has been appointed to serve as an Associate Editor for the Springer Journal of Agricultural, Biological and Environmental Statistics (JABES) (2017 Impact Factor: 1.072) starting from January 2019.
26
Aug
8/26/2018
3 new group members joining us this semester! Welcome!
15
Jun
6/15/2018
Discussion to appear in BA: Bakka, H., Castro Camilo*, D., Franco-Villoria, M., Freni-Sterrantino, A., Huser, R., Opitz, T., and Rue, H. (2018+), Discussion of "Using Stacking to Average Bayesian Predictive Distributions" by Yao et. al, Bayesian Analysis, to appear
24
May
5/24/2018
​MS Student Zhuldyzay Baki graduates! Congratulations!
11
May
5/11/2018
​New book chapter accepted: Lombardo, L., Opitz, T., and Huser, R. (2018+), Numerical recipies for landslide spatial prediction by using R-INLA: A step-by-step tutorial, In Spatial Modeling in GIS and R for Earth and Environmental Sciences, editors H. R. Pourghasemi and C. Gokceoglu, Elsevier, Accepted
04
May
5/4/2018
​New accepted paper: Hofert, M., Huser, R., and Prasad, A. (2018), Hierarchical archimax copulas, Journal of Multivariate Analysis, to appear
03
May
5/3/2018
​New accepted paper: Opitz, T., Huser, R., Bakka, H., and Rue, H. (2018) INLA goes extreme: Bayesian tail regression for the estimation of high spatio-temporal quantiles, Extremes, To appear
25
Jan
1/25/2018
​New accepted paper: Lombardo, L., Opitz, T., and Huser, R. (2018) Point process-based modeling of multiple debris flow landslides using INLA: an application to the 2009 Messina disaster, Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment, To appear
15
Jan
1/15/2018
​Award for Best 2016 Paper published in JABES!
15
Dec
12/15/2017
​PhD Student Sabrina Vettori and MS Student Yan Gong graduate! Congratulations!
04
Dec
12/4/2017
​PhD student Sabrina Vettori selected for an ENAR Distinguished Student Paper Award. Congrats!
25
Nov
11/25/2017
​New accepted paper: Huser, R., and Wadsworth, J. (2018) Modeling spatial processes with unknown extremal dependence class, Journal of the American Statistical Association - Theory and Methods, To appear
04
Jul
7/4/2017
Prof. Raphaël Huser has been appointed to serve as an Associate Editor for the Springer journal Extremes (2016 Impact Factor: 1.679). ​​​
13
Jun
6/13/2017
​New accepted paper: Huser, R., Opitz, T. and Thibaud, E. (2017) Bridging asymptotic independence and dependence in spatial extremes using Gaussian scale mixtures, Spatial Statistics, To appear
08
Apr
4/8/2017
​New accepted paper: Vettori, S., Huser, R. and Genton, M.G. (2017)  A Comparison of dependence function estimators in multivariate extremes​​​, Statistics and Computing, To appear
16
Dec
12/16/2016
Prof Raphaël Huser has been elected to the International Statistical Institute (ISI).​​
15
Dec
12/15/2016
​​PhD student Sabrina Vettori selected for an ENVR Student Paper Award. Congrats!​
20
Nov
11/20/2016
Prof. Benjamin Shaby (Penn State University, USA) visits extSTAT
08
Nov
11/8/2016
​New accepted paper: Krupskii, P., Huser, R. and Genton, M.G. (2016) Factor Copula Models for Replicated Spatial Data​​​, Journal of the American Statistical Association - Theory and Methods, To appear​​
06
Nov
11/6/2016
Workshop on Statistics for High-Dimensional and Complex Data (Nov 6-9, 2016)
10
Jul
7/10/2016
​Prof. Miguel de Carvalho and Rodrigo Rubio (PUC, Chile) visit extSTAT
30
May
5/30/2016
Michal Warchol (UCL, Belgium) visits extSTAT
24
May
01
Mar
3/1/2016
​New accepted paper: Naveau, P., Huser, R., Ribereau, P. and Hannart, A. (2016) Modelling jointly low, moderate and heavy rainfall intensities without a threshold selection​​​, Water Resources Research, To appear
19
Feb
2/19/2016
​New accepted paper: Huser, R., and Genton, M.G. (2016) Non-Stationary Dependence Structures for Spatial Extremes, Journal of Agricultural, Biological, and Environmental Statistics, To appear.
03
Feb
2/3/2016
​New accepted paper: Ben Taieb, S., Huser, R., Hyndman, R.J., and Genton, M.G. (2016) Forecasting uncertainty in electricity smart meter data by boosting additive quantile regression, IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, To appear.
06
Dec
12/6/2015
Dr. Sebastian Engelke (EPFL) visits extSTAT
16
Nov
11/16/2015
Dr. Daniela Castro (PUC, Chile) joins extSTAT as postdoc, welcome!
27
Oct
10/27/2015
​New accepted paper: Huser, R., Davison, A.C., and Genton, M.G. (2016) Likelihood estimators for multivariate extremes, Extremes, To appear.​
04
Oct
10/4/2015
Workshop on Computational Space-Time Statistics (Oct 4-6, 2015)
25
Aug
8/25/2015
​Prof. Raphaël Huser wins the Lambert Aw​ard 2015 for young statisticians!
19
Aug
8/19/2015
​New accepted paper: Castruccio, S., Huser, R., Genton, M.G. (2016) High-order Composite Likelihood Inference for Max-Stable Distributions and Processes, Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics, To appear.​
17
Apr
4/17/2015
New publication: Genton, M.G., Castruccio, S., Crippa, P., Dutta, S., Huser, R., Sun, Y. and Vettori, S. (2015) Visuanimation in statistics, Stat​​​ 4(1), 81-96​
15
Mar
3/15/2015
​Dr. Raphaël Huser appointed Assistant Professor of Statistics at KAUST.
27
Feb
2/27/2015
New publication: Davison, A.C and Huser, R. (2015) Statistics of ExtremesAnnual Review of Statistics and Its Application​​​ 2, 203--235​