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SuSTaIn EdgeCutter One Day Workshop on


Royal Statistical Society, London, UK
17th December 2014


This workshop will present a selection of cutting edge international research in the rapidly growing discipline of Astrostatistics. The workshop will bring together statisticians who are interested in astronomy and astronomers who are interested in statistical methods. We aim to provide a valuable opportunity to network and to foster extensive future interaction between the two disciplines.

This workshop is organised by Ofer Lahav, Guy Nason and David van Dyk.

Invited speakers


Here is the PROGRAMME for the day.


Participants are encouraged to bring posters and should indicate on the registration form that they will be bringing a poster. Partipants that do not indicate in advance that they will be bringing a poster will only be permitted to display it if there is space.


The registration fee for the workshop is £25.

The registration fee includes access to the workshop, refreshments including a buffet lunch.

The workshop is subsidized by the SuSTaIn initiative.

If you would like to attend the workshop please register using this form

The closing date for registration is 1st December 2014.

Financial Assistance

Limited financial assistance will be available to graduate students and early career researchers. This will be available on a first-come first-served basis and can cover travel and subsistence (but not registration). Please email the organizers to check availability.


The workshop will be held at the headquarters of the Royal Statistical Society in London.

The location of the Royal Statistical Society and instructions on how to get there can be found here.


Enquiries may be made by sending an email to astrostatistics-workshop@bristol.ac.uk