Seminar：Sequential Monte Carlo methods in computational genetics
Speaker: Shijia Wang, PhD Assistant Professor，School of Statistics and Data Science, Nankai University
Time：14:00-15:00, September September 18 Friday
Location：Room 408, IMS
Phylogenetic tree reconstruction is a main task in evolutionary biology.Traditional MCMC methods may suffer from the curse of dimensionality and the local-trap problem. Firstly,we introduce a new combinatorial SMC method, with a novel and efficient proposal distribution. We also explore combining SM...