Cyber security challenges associated with a manipulated unreality

Title: Cyber security challenges associated with a manipulated unreality Date: 9th October 2019 Time:  13:00-14:00 Location: SCI 3.05 Speaker: Dr. Duncan Hodges Institution: Cranfield University Abstract The rapid emergence of Web 2.0 in the early 2000s enabled a democratisation of content creation and delivery. For the first time anyone with an internet connection can create media, disseminate it widely to others throughout the world and indeed engage...

AgriTalk: IoT for Precision Soil Farming of Turmeric Cultivation

Title: AgriTalk: IoT for Precision Soil Farming of Turmeric Cultivation Date and Time: 9th July 2019, 11:00 Location: LSB 01.19 Speaker: Professor Jason Yi-Bing Lin from the National Chiao Tung University (NCTU) in Taiwan  

Factor copula models for mixed data

Date: Wed 19 June 2019 Time: 13:00 Location: Lawrence Stenhouse Building Room 1.40(LSB 1.40) Speaker: Sayed Kadhem, CMP, UEA Abstract: We develop factor copula models for analysing the dependence among mixed continuous and discrete responses. Factor copula models are canonical vine copulas that involve both observed and latent variables, hence they allow the most general dependence, including tail and asymmetric dependence. They can be explained as conditional...

Predicting Frailty Condition in Elderly Using Multi-Dimensional Socio-Clinical Databases

Date: 15th May 2019 Time: 13:00 Venue: SCI 3.05 Speaker:  Prof. Danilo Montesi from University of Bologna   Abstract Problem: In the last decades life expectancy increased globally, leading to various age-related issues in almost all developed countries. Frailty affects elderly who are experiencing daily life limitations due to cognitive and functional impairments and represents a remarkable burden for national health systems. Solution : In this...

Fuzzy metrics: a meaningful way of measuring

Title:   Fuzzy metrics: a meaningful way of measuring Date and TIme: 29th April, 2019, 13:00 Location:  SCI 3.05 Speaker: Dr. Samuel Morillas Gomez Institution:  Universidad Polit√©cnica de Valencia     Abstract: Fuzzy metrics are a tool within fuzzy theory that has been thoroughly studied from a theoretical point of view concluding that they yield many topological advantages in front of the classical metrics. In the last 10 years,...