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Research Output 2001 2014

2014
1 Citation (Scopus)
99 Downloads (Pure)

Classification of molecular sequence data using Bayesian phylogenetic mixture models

Loza Reyes, E., Hurn, M. A. & Robinson, A., 1 Jul 2014, In : Computational Statistics & Data Analysis. 75, p. 81-95 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Phylogenetics
Mixture Model
Markov processes
Sequence Alignment
Markov Chain Monte Carlo
24 Citations (Scopus)
106 Downloads (Pure)

Improving power posterior estimation of statistical evidence

Friel, N., Hurn, M. & Wyse, J., Sep 2014, In : Statistics and Computing. 24, 5, p. 709-723 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Ladders
Tempering
Bayesian Statistics
Marginal Likelihood
Temperature
2013
21 Citations (Scopus)

Measurement errors and scaling relations in astrophysics: A review

Andreon, S. & A. Hurn, M., Jan 2013, In : Statistical Analysis and Data Mining. 6, 1, p. 15-33 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Astrophysics
Scaling Relations
Measurement errors
Measurement Error
Regression
2012
13 Citations (Scopus)
111 Downloads (Pure)

Tuning tempered transitions

Behrens, G., Friel, N. & Hurn, M., 1 Jan 2012, In : Statistics and Computing. 22, 1, p. 65-78 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Tuning
Simulated Tempering
Tempering
Markov Chain Monte Carlo
Markov processes
2011
1 Citation (Scopus)

Mapping electron density in the ionosphere: a principal component MCMC algorithm

Khorsheed, E., Hurn, M. & Jennison, C., 1 Jan 2011, In : Computational Statistics & Data Analysis. 55, 1, p. 338-352 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

MCMC Algorithm
Ionosphere
Principal Components
Carrier concentration
Electron
5 Citations (Scopus)

Three-dimensional Bayesian image analysis and confocal microscopy

Al-Awadhi, F., Hurn, M. & Jennison, C., Jan 2011, In : Journal of Applied Statistics. 38, 1, p. 29-46 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Confocal Microscopy
Bayesian Analysis
Posterior distribution
Image Analysis
Three-dimensional
2010
80 Citations (Scopus)

The scaling relation between richness and mass of galaxy clusters: a Bayesian approach

Andreon, S. & Hurn, M. A., 1 Jun 2010, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 404, 4, p. 1922-1937 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

galaxies
scaling
alkalies
luminosity
x rays
2008
1 Citation (Scopus)

A Bayesian hierarchical model for photometric red shifts

Hurn, M., Green, P. J. & Awadhi, F. A., Sep 2008, In : Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series C-Applied Statistics. 57, 4, p. 487-504 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bayesian Hierarchical Model
Galaxies
Statistical Modeling
Bayesian Approach
Standard Model
180 Citations (Scopus)

MLST of housekeeping genes captures geographic population structure and suggests a European origin of Borrelia burgdorferi

Margos, G., Gatewood, A. G., Aanensen, D. M., Hanincova, K., Terekhova, D., Vollmer, S. A., Cornet, M., Piesman, J., Donaghy, M., Bormane, A., Hurn, M. A., Feil, E., Fish, D., Casjens, S., Wormser, G. P., Schwartz, I. & Kurtenbach, K., 2008, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 105, 25, p. 8730-8735 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2004
4 Citations (Scopus)

Bayesian point estimation of quantitative trait loci

Sisson, S. A. & Hurn, M. A., 2004, In : Biometrics. 60, 1, p. 60-68 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Citations (Scopus)

Improving the acceptance rate of reversible jump MCMC proposals

Al-Awadhi, F., Hurn, M. & Jennison, C., 2004, In : Statistics & Probability Letters. 69, 2, p. 189-198 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)
2003

Advances in Bayesian Image Analysis

Hurn, M. A., Husby, O. & Rue, H., 2003, Highly Structured Stochastic Systems. Green, P. J., Hjort, N. L. & Richardson, S. (eds.). Oxford: Oxford University Press, p. 301--322 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

A Tutorial on Image Analysis

Hurn, M. A., Husby, O. & Rue, H., 2003, Spatial Staistics and Computational Methods. Moller, J. (ed.). New York: Springer, p. 87--141 55 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Efficient construction of reversible jump Markov chain Monte Carlo proposal distributions - Discussion on the paper by Brooks, Giudici and Roberts

Robert, C. P., Meng, X. L., Moller, J., Rosenthal, J. S., Jennison, C., Hurn, M. A., Al-Awadhi, F., McCullagh, P., Andrieu, C., Doucet, A., Dellaportas, P., Papageorgiou, I., Ehlers, R. S., Erosheva, E. A., Fienberg, S. E., Forster, J. J., Gill, R. C., Friel, N., Green, P., Hastie, D. & 4 others, King, R., Kunsch, H. R., Lazar, N. A. & Osinski, C., 2003, In : Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series B (Statistical Methodology). 65, p. 39-55 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

100 Citations (Scopus)

Estimating mixtures of regressions

Hurn, M., Justel, A. & Robert, C. P., 2003, In : Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics. 12, 1, p. 55-79 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2001
3 Citations (Scopus)

Parameter estimation for a deformable template model

Hurn, M., Steinsland, I. & Rue, H., 2001, In : Statistics and Computing. 11, 4, p. 337-346 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle