Professor Richard HUGGINS

Professorial Fellow (Associate)

School of Mathematics and Statistics

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Research Interests

  • Statistics
  • Nonparametric Inference
  • Estimation of animal abundance
  • Statistical genetics

Recent Publications

  • W. Hwang, R. Huggins, J. Stoklosa. Estimating negative binomial parameters from occurrence data with detection times. Biometrical Journal, 58, 1409-1427, 2016. doi: 10.1002/bimj.201500239.

  • J. Stoklosa, Peter Dann, R. Huggins, W. Hwang. Estimation of survival and capture probabilities in open population capture-recapture models when covariates are subject to measurement error. Computational Statistics & Data Analysis, 96, 74-86, 2016. doi: 10.1016/j.csda.2015.10.010.

  • J. Stoklosa, W. Hwang, P. Yip, R. Huggins. Accounting for contamination and outliers in covariates for open population capture-recapture models. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 176, 52-63, 2016. doi: 10.1016/j.jspi.2016.03.004.

  • R. Huggins, P. Yip, J. Stoklosa. Nonparametric Estimation of the Number of Drug Users in Hong Kong Using Repeated Multiple Lists. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Statistics, 58, 1-13, 2016. doi: 10.1111/anzs.12149.

  • E. Kulinskaya, R. Huggins, Samson Henry Dogo. Sequential biases in accumulating evidence. Research Synthesis Methods, 7, 294-305, 2016. doi: 10.1002/jrsm.1185.

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Current Postgraduate Supervision

Name Thesis title
Georgia TSAMBOS

Past Postgraduate Supervision

Name Thesis title
Sandy CLARKE "Some problems in the analysis of high-dimensional data"
Natalie KARAVARSAMIS "Methods for estimating occupancy"
Stephen LANE "Non-parametric estimation and prediction of tree size class distributions."
Alonso MATTA "Random effect models with repeated and missing measurement"
Sabrina RODRIGUES "Curve estimation with applications in biostatistics and bioinformatics"
Jakub STOKLOSA "Smoothing splines approach to various bio-statistical data sets"
Chao ZHENG "Variable selection confidence sets for high dimensional data"

Current MSc Students

Name Project title
Di WANG
Moyu WANG
Tianjiao REN

Past MSc Students

Name Project title
Charity LAW "A Comparison of Approaches for the Detection of Differentially Expressed Genes in Microarray Data"
Miao LIU
Sujah MUTHUVEL
Cameron PATRICK
Cameron ROACH
Sabrina RODRIGUES
Jeremy SILVER "Detecting copy-number variation in related individuals"
Shan SU
Rick TANKARD
Emma THOMAS
Georgia TSAMBOS
Kerry WONG "Measurement Error, Regression Calibration and Simulation Extrapolation"
Sijie ZHANG

Recent Grant History

Year(s) Source Type Title
2011 - 2013 ARC Linkage ASSESSING THE IMPACT OF HABITAT RESTORATION ON THE RATES OF RECOVERY OF 4 NATIVE FISH SPECIES USING ADVANCED STATISTICAL MODELS

Committees

  • Math. Sciences Library Users Committee