data driven prediction

Data-driven prediction of thresholded time series of rainfall and self-organized criticality models

Together with co-authors with Anna Deluca and Álvaro Corral, Nicholas has studied the predictability of thresholded events in rain data and the Manna model. Specifically, a running hazard function is used as a decision variable Read more

perils of thresholding

The perils of thresholding

Together with co-authors Francesc Font-Clos, Gunnar Pruessner and Anna Deluca, Nicholas has studied the effect of thresholding on birth-death processes. The exact distribution of the duration time above threshold can be computed. Read more

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Science on Screen lift-off

The Science on Screen collaboration between LML and the Barbican got off to a block-busting start with Mark Buchanan reminding us of Enrico Fermi’s realisation that an alien invasion may be closer than we think. Read more

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Science On Screen: Oblivion with Mark Buchanan

LML is pleased to announce its partnership with London’s Barbican on a series of six events in which notable scientists present their favourite films to explore the overlap between science and the arts. Read more

Japanese School Work Experience

Scientific Work Experience

From 15-16th January, LML welcomed Hiro, Ren and Suzuka from the Japanese School in London for scientific work experience. On the first day the students were given a tutorial survey of time series, Read more

Tongue Tied

Tongue-tied by authority

LML was delighted to host three distinguished speakers at the event, Tongue-tied by authority, held on 12th November 2014 The event explored the themes of academic authority and paradigm shifts. Read more

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Summer studentships

For 4 weeks in July/August, LML welcomed 6 summer project students: Read more

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Stationarity of extreme bursts in the solar wind

Nicholas R. Moloney and Joern Davidsen have an article in Physical Review E on their analysis of extreme bursts in the solar wind: Read more

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Evaluating gambles using dynamics

Ole Peters’ and Murray Gell-Mann’s manuscript is now available as SFI working paper 14-05-013 and on the arXiv at http://arxiv.org/abs/1405.0585  The paper presents the foundations of a possible new Read more

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Mark Buchanan at LML

LML is delighted to welcome Writer-in-Residence Mark Buchanan, who will be here for the month of May. Mark is a physicist, formerly an editor at Nature magazine. Read more