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Prof. Michael Goldstein

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Professor, Statistics in the Department of Mathematical Sciences
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 33 43065
Room number: CM325
Leader of Work Package 3 in Tipping Points Research Project

Contact Prof. Michael Goldstein (email at michael.goldstein@durham.ac.uk)

Research Groups

Department of Mathematical Sciences

Research Projects

Durham Energy Institute

Research Interests

  • Bayesian Statistics

Indicators of Esteem

  • 'Committee Duties': 'Member of electoral college of EPSRC Member of board of directors of the International Society for Bayesian\nAnalysis'
  • 'Grants': '1999 - 2002 High reliability testing for complex software using Bayesian graphical modelling and program comprehension (Value 145,729\npounds:principal investigator, EPSRC)\n\n2004 - 2006 The probability of rapid climate change (Value 173075\npounds: co-investigator, NERC)\n\nDuring this period, I have been awarded 3 Case studentships\n(two with Shell and one with English Heritage)'
  • 'Plenary and invited talks': 'Invited Attendee at various International conferences for example:\nValencia International Conference on Bayesian Statistics, Tenerife\nInternational workshop on Bayesian Statistics, Varanasi, India'

Publications

Authored book

Chapter in book

  • Goldstein, M. (2011). External Bayesian analysis for computer simulators. In BAYESIAN STATISTICS 9. Bernardo, J.M., Bayarri, M.J., Berger, J.O., Dawid, A.P., Heckerman, D., Smith, A.F.M. & West, M. Oxford University Press.
  • Cumming, J. & Goldstein, M. (2009). Bayes Linear Uncertainty Analysis for Oil Reservoirs Based on Multiscale Computer Experiments. In The Oxford Handbook of Applied Bayesian Analysis. O'Hagan, & West,A.M. Oxford University Press. 241-270.
  • Coolen, F. P., Goldstein, M. & Wooff, D. A. (2005). Using Bayesian statistics to support testing of software systems. In Proceedings of the 16th Advances in Reliability Technology Symposium. Andrews, J. 109-121.
  • Coolen, F. P. A., Goldstein, M. & Wooff, D. A. (2003). Project viability assessment for support of software testing via Bayesian graphical modelling. In Safety and Reliability. Bedford & van Gelder Lisse: Swets & Zeitlinger. 417-422.
  • Goldstein, M. (1999). Bayes linear analysis. In Encyclopaedia of Statistical Sciences Update Volume 3. Kotz, S., Read, C.B. & Banks, D.L. New York: Wiley. 29-34.
  • Goldstein, M. & Williams, D.R. (1999). Graphical diagnostics for the Bayes linear analysis of hierarchical linear models, with applications to educational data. In Bayesian Statistics 6. Proceedings of the Sixth Valencia International Meeting. Bernardo, J.M., Berger, J.O., Dawid, A.P. & Smith, A.F.M. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 859-867.
  • Goldstein, M. & Shaw, S.C. (1999). Simplifying complex designs Bayes linear experimental design for grouped multivariate exchangeable systems. In Bayesian Statistics 6. Proceedings of the Sixth Valencia International Meeting. Bernardo, J.M., Berger, J.O., Dawid, A.P. & Smith, A.F.M. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 839-848.
  • Goldstein, M., Farrow, M. & Spiropoulos, T. (1997). Developing a Bayes linear decision support system for a brewery. In The Practice of Bayesian Analysis. French, S. & Smith, J.Q. Edward Arnold. 71-106.
  • Craig, P.S., Goldstein, M., Seheult, A.H. & Smith, J.A. (1997). Pressure matching for hydrocarbon reservoirs: a case in the use of Bayes linear strategies for large computer experiments (and discussion). In Case studies in Bayesian Statistics. Gatsonis et al New York: Springer-Verlag. III: 37-93.
  • Goldstein, M. (1997). Prior inferences for posterior judgements. In Structure and norms in Science Volume Two of the Tenth International Congress of Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science, Florence, August 1995. Chiara, M.L.D., Doets, K., Mundici, D. & Benthem, J.V. Springer Netherlands. 55-71.
  • Goldstein, M., Craig, P.S., Seheult, A.H. & Smith, J.A. (1996). Bayes linear strategies for matching hydrocarbon reservoir history and discussion. In Bayesian Statistics 4. Proceedings of the Fourth Valencia International Meeting: Dedicated to the memory of Morris H. DeGroot, 1931-1989: April 15-20, 1991. Bernardo, J.M., Berger, J.O., Dawid, A.P. & Smith, A.F.M. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 69-95.
  • Goldstein, M. (1994). Belief revision subjectivist principles and practice. In Logic and Philosophy of Science in Uppsala. Prawitz, D. & Westerstahl, D. Springer Netherlands. 117-130.
  • Goldstein, M. (1994). Revising Exchangeable Beliefs: Subjectivist foundations for the inductive argument. In Aspects of uncertainty: a tribute to D.V. Lindley. Freeman, P.R. & Smith, A.F.M. Chichester: John Wiley. 201-222.
  • Goldstein, M. & Wilkinson, D.J. (1992). Bayes linear adjustment for variance matrices. In Bayesian statistics 4. Proceedings of the Fourth Valencia International Meeting: Dedicated to the memory of Morris H. DeGroot, 1931-1989: April 15-20, 1991. Bernardo, J.M., Berger, J.O., Dawid, A.P. & Smith, A.F.M. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 791-799.
  • Goldstein, M. & Farrow, M. (1992). Diagnostic geometry for Bayes linear prediction systems. In Bayesian Statistics 4. Proceedings of the Fourth Valencia International Meeting: Dedicated to the memory of Morris H. DeGroot, 1931-1989: April 15-20, 1991. Bernardo, J.M., Berger, J.O., Dawid, A.P. & Smith, A.F.M. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 561-568.

Conference Proceeding

  • Craig, P.S., Smith, J.A., Goldstein, M. & Seheult, A.H. (1995). Matching hydrocarbon reservoir history - a Bayes linear approach. Third International Applied Statistics in Industry Conference.

Journal Article

Other (Digital/Visual Media)

Supervises

Selected Grants

  • 2016: HubNet (£107209.72 from Epsrc)
  • 2015: Predictor Feasibility Study (£23810.00 from Innovate UK)
  • 2012: RF060151: Calibration and analysis of complex individual-based stochastic models: methodological development and application to explore the impact of HAART on HIV/AIDS in Africa, MRC, £39529.24, 2012-10-01 - 2016-03-31
  • 2008: JOINT INVERSION WITH BAYESIAN ANALYSIS (£182333.26 from Industry Technology Facilitator)