Associate Professor Andrew ROBINSON

Associate Professor/Reader

School of Mathematics and Statistics

Research Interests

  • Applied statistics
  • Sampling Theory
  • Environmental and Ecological Statistics
  • Forest Biometrics
  • Mixed-Effects Models
  • Model Validation

Research Groups

Recent Publications

  • Thiripura vino, Gurmeet R Singh, Belinda Davision, Patricia T Campbell, M. Lydeamore, A. Robinson, Jodie McVernon, Steven YC Tong, Nicholas Geard, T Vino, B Davison. Indigenous Australian household structure: a simple data collection tool and implications for close contact transmission of communicable diseases. PEERJ, 5, e3958 (17pp), 2017. doi: 10.7717/peerj.3958.

  • A. Robinson, Michael McLarin, Ian Moss. A simple way to incorporate uncertainty and risk into forest harvest scheduling. Forest Ecology and Management, 359, 11-18, 2016. doi: 10.1016/j.foreco.2015.09.027.

  • Geoffrey Decrouez, A. Robinson. Measuring the Inspectorate: Point and Interval Estimates for Performance Indicators. Journal of Agricultural, Biological and Environmental Statistics, 21, 382-401, 2016. doi: 10.1007/s13253-016-0248-3.

  • Carolyn A De Graaf, Jarny Choi, Tracey M Baldwin, Jessica E Bolden, Kirsten A Fairfax, A. Robinson, Christine Biben, Clare Morgan, Kerry Ramsay, A. Ng, Maria Kauppi, Elizabeth A Kruse, Tobias J Sargeant, Nick Seidenman, Erin C Lucas, Sandra Koernig, Adriana Baz Morelli, Michael J Wilson, Steven K Dower, Brenda Williams, Shen Y Heazlewood, Y. Hu, Susan K Nilsson, Li Wu, G. Smyth, Warren S Alexander, Douglas J Hilton, Carolyn A de¬†Graaf, Adriana Baz¬†Morelli. Haemopedia: An Expression Atlas of Murine Hematopoietic Cells. Stem Cell Reports, 7, 571-582, 2016. doi: 10.1016/j.stemcr.2016.07.007.

  • A. Robinson, Matthew Chisholm, Robert Mudford, R. Maillardet. Ad hoc Solutions to Estimating Pathway Non-compliance Rates Using Imperfect and Incomplete Information. 6, 167-180, CABI Publishing, 2015. doi: 10.1079/9781780643595.0167.

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Current Postgraduate Supervision

Name Thesis title
Thiripura Sivapalan VINO

Past Postgraduate Supervision

Name Thesis title
Farshid JAMSHIDI "Problems in nonparametric curve estimation"
Natalie KARAVARSAMIS "Methods for estimating occupancy"
Stephen LANE "Non-parametric estimation and prediction of tree size class distributions."
David LAZARIDIS "L\(q\)-Norm Shrinkage Regression"

Past MSc Students

Name Project title
Hannah CAPES
Stephen LANE "Generalized Estimating Equations for Pedigree Analysis"
David LAZARIDIS "Shrinkage Regression"
Peixin YUAN

Recent Grant History

Year(s) Source Type Title
2011 - 2013 ARC Discovery New models for effective surveillance
2009 - 2013 ARC Discovery Inverse and related problems in statistics
2007 - 2009 ARC Discovery Statistical Analysis of Some Partially Observed Processes Arising in Ecological Research