Dr Matthew Nunes

Lecturer in Statistics

Research Interests

  • Multiscale methods in statistics, in particular wavelet lifting schemes
  • Applications of wavelets in time series analysis
  • Variance stabilization through variable transformation
  • Efficient statistical inference and Approximate Bayesian Computation
  • Time Series Analysis on networks

If you are interested in studying for a PhD with me or collaboration, then please contact me.

Modelling and prediction of time series arising on a graph
Nunes, M., Knight, M., Nason, G.P. 4/06/2015 In: Modeling and Stochastic Learning for Forecasting in High Dimensions. New York : Springer International Publishing p. 183-192. 10 p. Electronic ISBN: 9783319187327.
Conference contribution

A multiscale test of spatial stationarity for textured images in R
Nunes, M., Taylor, S., Eckley, I. 06/2014 In: The R Journal. 6, 1, p. 20-30. 11 p.
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A test of stationarity for textured images
Taylor, S., Eckley, I., Nunes, M. 2014 In: Technometrics. 56, 3, p. 291-301. 11 p.
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A comparative review of dimension reduction methods in approximate Bayesian computation
Blum, M.G.B., Nunes, M., Prangle, D., Sisson, S.A. 05/2013 In: Statistical Science. 28, 2, p. 189-208. 20 p.
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Spectral estimation for locally stationary time series with missing observations
Knight, M.A., Nunes, M., Nason, G.P. 07/2012 In: Statistics and Computing. 22, 4, p. 877-895. 19 p.
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On optimal selection of summary statistics for approximate Bayesian computation
Nunes, M.A., Balding, D.J. 2010 In: Statistical Applications in Genetics and Molecular Biology. 9, 1, 16 p.
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A multiscale variance stabilization for binomial sequence proportion estimation
Nunes, M.A., Nason, G.P. 10/2009 In: Statistica Sinica. 19, 4, p. 1491-1510. 20 p.
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An adaptive lifting algorithm and applications
Knight, M., Nunes, M. 2008 In: Proceedings of the 56th Session of the ISI. Instituto Nacional de Estatıstica p. 166-173. 8 p.

Adaptive lifting for nonparametric regression
Nunes, M.A., Knight, M.I., Nason, G.P. 06/2006 In: Statistics and Computing. 16, 2, p. 143-159. 17 p.
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