Day 1

Room: PLB-DS05, Pam Liversidge Building


8:00- 9:00 Arrivals

9:00- 10:30 Introduction to GPs Neil Lawrence, University of Sheffield [slides]

10:30- 11:00 Coffee Break

11:00- 12:30 Introduction to Uncertainty Quantification and Gaussian Processes Jeremy Oakley, University of Sheffield [slides]

12:30- 13:45 Lunch

13:45- 15:30 Lab Session 1 [notebook]

15:30- 16:00 Tea Break

16:00- 17:00 Kernel Design Nicolas Durrande, Ecole des Mines de St Etienne [slides]

Abstracts


Introduction to GPs

Neil Lawrence

In this talk I'll give a short introduction to Gaussian processes. The main assumed knowledge will be a background in proabilistic approaches to regression and linear algebra.