Friday, 26 August 2016

Introduction to mixed models with lme4

Ever wondered what a mixed model is? Have a nested design for your experiment and don't know how to analyze it? Confused by fixed and random effects?   What's the deal with lme4?

Come and find out the answer to these questions (and more) in an hour. 

Friday 2-3 PM in Biology 640.

Materials are available here.

Thursday, 11 August 2016

Congrats to Gordana Popovic for winning a Student Prize for her awesome talk at ISEC in Seattle. She spoke about an algorithm for covariance modelling of discrete data using copulas (which are fun). For her efforts she got a certificate, an Amazon voucher and one of these...