Brown Bag Seminar: Austin Brown

When and Where

Tuesday, September 19, 2023 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
Ontario Power Generation
9-700 University ave, Toronto, ON M5G 1X6


Austin Brown


How to utilize lower bounds on the convergence rates to tune Metropolis-Hastings algorithms to avoid poor empirical performance.


About the seminar series:

Welcome to our casual research seminar organized in the Department of Statistical Sciences at the University of Toronto. Our aim is to explore the diverse research conducted by our faculty, students, and postdocs. Talks usually last 30 to 45 minutes, followed by discussions. We cover current research, overviews of emerging topics, and more. Some pizza and soda will be offered before the seminar around 12pm.

Seminar organizers: Austin Brown & Archer Gong Zhang & Piotr Zwiernik


Department of Statistical Sciences


9-700 University ave, Toronto, ON M5G 1X6