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Research Group Member

Centre for Statistics

Personal Details

Title
Professor
Firstname
Dirk
Family Name
Kroese
Biography

Dirk P. Kroese is a professor of Mathematics and Statistics. He is the co-author of several influential monographs on simulation and Monte Carlo methods, including Handbook of Monte Carlo Methods and Simulation and the Monte Carlo Method (2nd Edition). Dirk is a pioneer of the well-known Cross-Entropy method: an adaptive Monte Carlo technique which is being used around the world to help solve difficult estimation and optimization problems in science, engineering, and finance.

Description
Professor
Research Group URL
http://acems.smp.uq.edu.au
Type
Staff
SubType
Academic staff
Qualifications
PhD(Twente)
Building
67
Profile Image
http://maths.uq.edu.au/~kroese/KROESE4.jpg
Room
745
Phone
53287
Discipline
Mathematics and Statistics
Personal/External URL
http://www.maths.uq.edu.au/~kroese
UQreSEARCHersURL
kroesedp

History

Member for
47 years 39 weeks