Profs. Cornejo, Prates, Dey & Rue have won best paper by International Association for Statistical Computing – Latin American Regional Section (IASC-LARS)

Best Paper Winners 2021:

Title: ‘Fast Bayesian inference for block-NNGP for large data’.

First Author: Zaida Jesús Quiroz Cornejo, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Perú

Co-Author: Marcos O. Prates, Department of Statistics, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais

Co-Author: Dipak K. Dey, Department of Statistics, University of Connecticut

Co-Author: Havard Rue, Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Science and Engineering Division, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology