## Research Interests

- Statistics

## Recent Publications

A. Delaigle, P. Hall, J. Wishart. New approaches to nonparametric and semiparametric regression for univariate and multivariate group testing data. Biometrika,

**101**, 567-585, 2014. doi: 10.1093/biomet/asu025.A. Delaigle, P. Hall. Parametrically Assisted Nonparametric Estimation of a Density in the Deconvolution Problem. Journal of the American Statistical Association,

**109**, 717-729, 2014. doi: 10.1080/01621459.2013.857611.R. Carroll, A. Delaigle, P. Hall. Unexpected properties of bandwidth choice when smoothing discrete data for constructing a functional data classifier. Annals of Statistics,

**41**, 2739-2767, 2013. doi: 10.1214/13-AOS1158.A. Delaigle, P. Hall. Classification Using Censored Functional Data. Journal of the American Statistical Association,

**108**, 1269-1283, 2013. doi: 10.1080/01621459.2013.824893.M. Bennett, A Melatos, A. Delaigle, P. Hall. Reanalysis of ƒ-statistic gravitational-wave searches with the higher criticism statistic. Astrophysical Journal,

**766**, 99 (10pp), 2013. doi: 10.1088/0004-637X/766/2/99.

## Current Postgraduate Supervision

Name | Thesis title |
---|---|

Debajit DUTTA | "Theoretical and Numerical Aspects of Functional Data Analysis" |

## Past Postgraduate Supervision

Name | Thesis title |
---|---|

Sandy CLARKE-ERREY | "Some problems in the analysis of high-dimensional data" |

Luke GANDOLFO | "To be advised" |

Peter HICKEY | "The statistical analysis of data from high-throughput assays for studying DNA methylation." |

Farshid JAMSHIDI | "Problems in nonparametric curve estimation" |

Shaoke LEI | "nonparametric methods for complex data" |

Hugh MILLER | "Statistical methods for the analysis of high-dimensional data" |

Tung PHAM | "Statistical inverse problems" |

Belinda PHIPSON | "Empirical Bays modelling of expression profiles and their associations" |

## Past MSc Students

Name | Project title |
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Leon DI STEFANO | |

Adel FODA | |

Hui-Shyang LEE | |

Ngoc TRAN | "An introduction to theoretical properties of functional principal component analysis" |

Simon WALTER |

## Recent Grant History

Year(s) | Source | Type | Title |
---|---|---|---|

2014 - 2016 | ARC | Discovery | Nonparametric data analysis in statistical science |

2014 - 2016 | ARC | Centre Of Excellence | ARC Centre of Excellence for Mathematical and Statistical Frontiers (ACEMS) |

2012 - 2016 | ARC | ARC Laureate Fellowship | NEW DIRECTIONS, NEW PROBLEMS AND NEW DATA TYPES IN STATISTICAL SCIENCE |

2009 - 2013 | ARC | Discovery | Inverse and related problems in statistics |

2008 - 2012 | ARC | Discovery | Theory and application of computer-intensive, nonparametric statistical methods |

2007 - 2011 | ARC | Federation Fellowship | Nonparametric Statistical Methods - New Directions, Theory and Applications |

## Awards

Year | Name | Organisation |
---|---|---|

2013 | Foreign Associate of the National Academy of Sciences | National Academy of Sciences |

2013 | Officer of the Order of Australia | Australian Government |

2012 | Samuel S. Wilks Award | American Statistical Association |

2011 | Australian Laureate Fellow | Australian Research Council |

2011 | Guy Medal in Silver | Royal Statistical Society |

2010 | Szekeres Medal | Australian Mathematical Society |

2009 | Moyal Medal | Macquarie University |

2009 | Challis Award and Lectures | University of Florida |

2008 | Distinguished Achievement Award | International Chinese Statistical Association |

2007 | Gottfried E. Noether Senior Scholar Award | American Statistical Association |

2007 | Matthew Flinders Medal and Lecture | Australian Academy of Science |

2006 | Australian Federation Fellow | Australian Research Council |

2003 | Centenary Medal | Australian Government |

2002 | Australian Professorial Fellow | Australian Research Council |

2002 | Corresponding Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh | Royal Society of Edinburgh |

2002 | Award for an Outstanding Paper on Statistical Applications | American Statistical Association |

2000 | Fellow of the Royal Society of London | Royal Society of London |

2000 | Centennial Professorship (2000-2002) | London School of Economics |

1996 | Fellow of the American Statistical Association | American Statistical Association |

1994 | Hannan Medal | Australian Academy of Science |

1990 | Pitman Medal | Statistical Society of Australia |

1989 | Honorary Fellow of the Royal Statistical Society | Royal Statistical Society |

1989 | Committee of Presidents of Statistical Societies Award | Institute of Mathematical Statistics |

1989 | Lyle Medal | Australian Academy of Science |

1987 | Fellow of The Australian Academy of Science | Australian Academy of Science |

1986 | Edgeworth David Medal | Royal Society of NSW |

1986 | Rollo Davidson Prize | Cambridge University |

1986 | Medal of the Australian Mathematical Society | Australian Mathematical Society |

1984 | Fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics | Institute of Mathematical Statistics |