Search for dissertations about: "Bayesian forecasting"

Found 5 swedish dissertations containing the words Bayesian forecasting.

  1. 1. From data to decision - learning by probabilistic risk analysis of biological invasions

    Author : Ullrika Sahlin; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2010]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; probabilistic models; establishment success; prediction; forecasting; uncertainty; risk; invasive species; Bayesian methods;

    Abstract : Predicting an uncertain future with uncertain knowledge is a challenge. The success of efforts to preserve biodiversity, to maintain biosecurity and to reduce a negative impact from climate change, depend on scientifically based predictions of future events. READ MORE

  2. 2. Pharmacometric Approaches to Improve Dose Individualization Methods in Hemophilia A

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : João A. Abrantes; Uppsala universitet.; [2019]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Bayesian forecasting; coagulation factor VIII; dose adaptation; hemophilia haemophilia A; inter-occasion variability; NONMEM; pharmacodynamics; pharmacokinetics; pharmacometrics; therapeutic drug monitoring; Farmaceutisk vetenskap; Pharmaceutical Science;

    Abstract : Hemophilia A is a bleeding disorder caused by the lack of functional coagulation factor VIII (FVIII). The overall aim of this thesis was to improve dose individualization of FVIII replacement therapy in hemophilia A using pharmacometric approaches. READ MORE

  3. 3. Dose Adaptation Based on Pharmacometric Models

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Johan Wallin; Uppsala universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; PHARMACY Biopharmacy; FARMACI Biofarmaci; Pharmacokinetics and Drug Therapy; Farmakokinetik och läkemedelsterapi;

    Abstract : Many drugs exhibit major variability in both pharmacokinetic (PK) and pharmacodynamic (PD) parameters that prevents the use of the same dose for all patients. Variability can occur both between patients (IIV) as well as within patients over the course of time (IOV). READ MORE

  4. 4. Pharmacometric Models for Individualisation of Warfarin in Adults and Children

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Anna-Karin Hamberg; Uppsala universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; warfarin; pharmacokinetics; pharmacodynamics; pharmacometrics; pharmacogenetics; dose individualisation; children; Klinisk farmakologi; Clinical Pharmacology;

    Abstract : Warfarin is one of the most widely used anticoagulants. Therapy is complicated by warfarin’s narrow therapeutic range and pronounced variability in individual dose requirements. Although warfarin therapy is uncommon in children, it is crucial for children with certain congenital or acquired heart diseases. READ MORE

  5. 5. Essays on Financial Market Volatility

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Ai Jun HOU; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Nonparametric GARCH model; News Impact Curve; Interest rate volatility; MCMC; Markov Switching; Chinese stock markets; EMU stock markets;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the volatility in the equity and short-term interest-rate markets, and the spillover from the short term interest rate market to the equity market. It consists of three papers and focuses on adapting and proposing models for the estimation and forecasting of financial market volatility. READ MORE